Center News Releases

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Release Date Contact(s)
02/11/2020 Statement: President's budget proposals would hurt rural America

Anna Johnson, policy manager, annaj@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1027; Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025; or Teresa Hoffman, policy communications associate, teresah@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1012

02/10/2020 Networking event set for March 3 in Columbus

Veronica Spindola, loan specialist, veronicas@cfra.org, 402.942.1113; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

02/10/2020 Financial literacy trainings set in Auburn

Jessica Campos, Center for Rural Affairs Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Women's Business Center director, wbc@cfra.org, 402.870.1521; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

02/07/2020 Small business academies set in Grand Island/Academias programadas próximamente en Grand Island para Pequeños Negocios

Jessica Campos, Center for Rural Affairs Women's Business Center director, jessicac@cfra.org, 402.870.1521; Raul Arcos-Hawkins, business development specialist, raulah@cfra.org, 308.833.0260; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

02/07/2020 Cleaning Academy set in Lincoln/Academia de Limpieza programada en Lincoln

Jessica Campos, Center for Rural Affairs Women's Business Center director, jessicac@cfra.org, 402.870.1521; Raul Arcos-Hawkins, business development specialist, raulah@cfra.org, 308.833.0260; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

02/05/2020 Small business academies set in Columbus/Academias programadas próximamente en Columbus para Pequeños Negocios

Jessica Campos, Center for Rural Affairs Women's Business Center director, jessicac@cfra.org, 402.870.1521; Raul Arcos-Hawkins, business development specialist, raulah@cfra.org, 308.833.0260; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

02/04/2020 Small business academies set in Lexington/Academias programadas próximamente en Lexington para Pequeños Negocios

Jessica Campos, Center for Rural Affairs Women's Business Center director, jessicac@cfra.org, 402.870.1521; Raul Arcos-Hawkins, business development specialist, raulah@cfra.org, 308.833.0260; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/29/2020 Land transition workshop set in Norfolk

Justin Carter, project associate, justinc@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1018; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

1/27/2020 Resources announced for Iowa communities interested in flood mitigation, water quality

Contact: Cody Smith, policy associate, codys@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1016; Teresa Hoffman, policy communications associate, teresah@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1012; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/20/2020 Bill aims to improve water access in Nebraska schools

Contacts: Jordan Rasmussen, assistant policy director, jordanr@cfra.org,  402.687.2100 ext. 1032; Teresa Hoffman, policy communications associate, teresah@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1012; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1025

01/24/2020 Financial literacy training set in Pierce

Jessica Campos, Center for Rural Affairs Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Women's Business Center director, wbc@cfra.org, 402.870.1521; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/22/2020 Women's Business Center gets new director

Jessica Campos, Center for Rural Affairs Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Women's Business Center director, wbc@cfra.org, 402.870.1521; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/17/2020 Center for Rural Affairs releases fact sheets, tips on building climate resiliency

Kayla Bergman, policy associate, kaylab@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1034; Teresa Hoffman, policy communications associate, teresah@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1012; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/17/2020 Nebraska students win regional Farm to School Month competition

Justin Carter, project associate, justinc@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1018; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/15/2020 Networking event set for Feb. 4 in Columbus

Veronica Spindola, loan specialist, veronicas@cfra.org, 402.942.1113; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

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