Fahe Blog

April 17, 2019

Fahe Mission Tour March 2019

Fahe hosts Mission Tours for new employees to meet our Members and experience firsthand how we all work together to eliminate persistent poverty in Appalachia. Since […]
April 11, 2019
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Everyone Deserves the Opportunity of Fair Housing

During this month we look back at the 1968 Fair Housing Act, which was intended to help protect buyers and renters from landlord and seller discrimination, […]
April 4, 2019

Appalachian Narratives for Our Time Awards

Berea College’s Loyal Jones Appalachian Center announced the winners of an Appalachian-based essay contest designed to showcase compelling life stories of growing up in the region […]
March 21, 2019

Fahe’s Annual Spring Retreat 2019

As a backbone organization, the Fahe Network constantly identifies and seeks solutions to current and upcoming challenges facing Appalachia. Twice a year the Fahe Network convenes […]
March 6, 2019
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What do Broadband Internet, Electricity, and Highways have in Common?

Across urban and rural America, many Americans are forced to pay too large a share of their income towards broadband, which many parts of the country […]
February 22, 2019
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Fahe Members and Partners Receive ARC Funding for Recovery and Reemployment

The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) announced 33 POWER (Partnerships for Opportunity and Workforce and Economic Revitalization) Awards totaling $22.8 Million. These awards are projected to create […]
February 11, 2019

Fahe Participating in Rural Policy Conference in Mississippi Delta

Fahe is excited to be participating in the Rural Places, Rural Spaces policy forum in Mississippi on February 11 and 12th. We’ve learned that while Appalachia […]
February 5, 2019
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Pikeville YMCA Expansion Includes New Community Pool

YMCAs are fixtures in the communities they serve. They offer affordable fitness options and a multitude of afterschool and public programs which are much needed in […]
February 1, 2019

Brandon Dennison Named the First Ashoka Fellow in Central Appalachia

Congratulations to Brandon Dennison for being named the first Ashoka Fellow in Central Appalachia.  Brandon is the CEO of Fahe Member Coalfield Development Corporation, located in […]
January 28, 2019
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Fahe Recognized in 2019 Best Places to Work in Kentucky

Fahe has been declared one of the Top 100 Places to Work in Kentucky for the third year in a row! We are proud to foster […]