The Rural Economic Development Division (REDD) at the North Carolina Department of Commerce briefed Robeson County Committee members how they can get state grants to help improve Robeson County's economy.
Patricia Mitchell, assistant secretary of the REDD explained the programs available from her division that offer capital and funding for building reuse and restoration, water and sewer infrastructure, and economic innovation in rural areas.
Federal Programs Related to - Rural Economic Development
Programs that provide technical assistance, venture capital, loans, loan guarantees or other forms of management support to encourage the establishment and growth of business and industry in rural areas. Rural Industries
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