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Rising to Meet the Housing Crisis in Appalachia: an interview with Lindy Turner, Clinch-Powell RC&D

July 9, 2024

Lindy Turner is the Executive Director of Clinch-Powell RC&D. Lindy played a central role in the formation of Clinch-Powell in 1989 and also served in a partnership role as a USDA representative

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Fahe Announces Three Projects in Kentucky to Receive Support from Opportunity Appalachia

June 27, 2024

BEREA, KY–Today, Opportunity Appalachia, a program of Appalachian Community Capital, and State Lead for Kentucky, Fahe, announced selection of 29 projects—including three in Kentucky–to

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How Fahe is Rising to Meet the Housing Crisis in Appalachia: an interview with Jim King, Fahe CEO

June 20, 2024

This post during Homeownership Month kicks off a three-part series on affordable housing. Next month will feature the perspective of one of our Member

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Gov. Beshear Announces Partnership with Fahe 

June 6, 2024

June 6, 2024 — Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear today announced that Team Kentucky has partnered with Fahe to support local communities rebuilding from the floods of 2021 and 2022 in Eastern

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Making housing a priority: Maggie Riden discusses a new Fahe advocacy case study

June 3, 2024

A new Fahe advocacy case study Making Housing a Priority reveals the power of collaborative state advocacy and provides insights to inspire housing and community development organizations to

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Fahe Awarded $326,000 ARC ARISE Grant for new local leadership development and workforce development initiative for affordable housing nonprofits in Appalachia

May 10, 2024

BEREA, KY, May 10, 2024 —Today, Fahe was awarded $326,000 from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) for its new project Vocational Initiative for Thriving Appalachian Leadership (VITAL). The

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Building our Future at the 2024 Fahe Spring Retreat

April 24, 2024

“Thanks for showing up,” said Fahe’s Board Chair and President and CEO of HomeSource east Tennessee Jackie Mayo. “We are growing in impact, but we are still small enough of a group to know

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National Mortgage Professional Magazine Publishes “Home Lending Among the Hollers”

April 4, 2024

In March 2024, National Mortgage Professional Magazine published an article that sheds light on the challenges of home lending in Appalachia where close-knit, isolated communities face significant

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CEO Jim King speaking at a podium to a group of people seated at the Bellefonte Hospital and Recovery Center

Celebrating the Opening of Bellefonte Hospital and Recovery Center

March 26, 2024

On March 19, Fahe CEO Jim King joined Governor Andy Beshear, Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) Founder and CEO Tim Robinson, community leaders, and industry partners in Ashland to celebrate both the

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Remarkable Women in Housing and Community Development, Then and Now

March 14, 2024

Working for justice has always required focus and grit. Women like Cushing Dolbeare have been up to the task. Her lifetime of advocacy centered on one principle: that decent housing is basic to our

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