Hearing on U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Housing Service: Stakeholder Perspectives
Rural Housing Advocates Gather as New Report Shows Their Impact in Rural America
NRHC released its most recent Rural Housing Impact Report, made possible through a generous grant from Wells Fargo. The report documents the success of nonprofit organizations in improving housing conditions in small towns and farming communities across America.
Notice of Annual Business Meeting November 15, 2021 at 2PM EST
The Coalition’s annual business meeting will take place in mid-November.
NRHC Letter to President Biden: Keep rural housing in Build Back Better
The NRHC’s recent letter to President Biden calls for more funding for rural housing in the Build Back Better Plan
Fantastic Self-Help Housing Video
Community Rebuilds put together a very nice video on the history of Self-Help Housing.
Congratulations President Biden and Vice President Harris
TO: President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris. Congratulations on your victory. As you take office, we urge you to address the pressing need for decent housing in rural America A recent Wall Street Journal article noted, “Fewer homes are being built per household than almost any other time in US history, and it is even…
Year End Wrap-Up
Dec 21, 2020 The House just released the FY 21 Omnibus Appropriations/ COVID relief bill. The bill is more than 5000 pages long. The COVID package did not include any funding for rural development. FY 21 Highlights The House and Senate Agriculture Bills were relatively close in appropriations recommendations and the conference agreement reflects that. …
The NRHC Turns 50
The NRHC is celebrating its 50th anniversary
House FY 2020 Appropriations Requests
The deadline for requests to the House Agriculture subcommittee of Appropriations is April 4th. If you have not done so, we urge you to contact your Representative now. Members are inundated with requests, so the sooner your rural housing request are in, the more time staff will have to process and include them in their…