Release No. 0177.14 Contact: Weldon Freeman (202) 690-1384
USDA Seeks Applications for Grants to Increase Economic Opportunity
and Improve the Quality of Life in Rural Areas
WASHINGTON, Aug. 13, 2014 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today
announced that USDA is seeking applications for grants that will be awarded
to organizations to provide critical financial and technical assistance to
recipients to develop and strengthen their capacity to carry out housing,
community facilities and community and economic development projects.