Angela and Donald had a dream to own their own restaurant in McPherson, KS. With the help of the
Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program (RMAP), Angela and Donald were able to make their
business dreams a reality.
Medicaid provides long-term care for millions of seniors, helps people with disabilities live independently, and provides health coverage so children can see a doctor when they get sick. A new Center for Rural Affairs report – Medicaid and Rural America – examines the vital role Medicaid plays in rural areas.
Pastures A Plenty has plenty of adventures ahead with the help of a Value Added Producer Grant. USDA provides these competitive grants so farmers and ranchers can expand markets and increase their
profitability through value-added agricultural enterprises.
If we don’t invest in our future, we won’t have one. It’s as true for communities as it is for farms, businesses and families. But investments in the future of rural communities are often met with skepticism – “do we really need it?”