March 29, 2022

Closing the Digital Divide in Appalachia Part II

How Reducing Affordability Barriers Can Unlock the Gateway to Enduring Prosperity Part II in the Closing the Digital Divide in Appalachia Series Pandemic lockdowns, home confinement […]
March 4, 2022

Closing the Digital Divide in Appalachia

How Policymakers can Maximize Historic Broadband Investments to Bring Virtual Opportunity to Every Community On February 4th, Fahe submitted public comments to the National Telecommunications and […]
November 22, 2021
BIF Enactment

“Infrastructure Week” Comes to Appalachia with Enactment of Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act

Once-in-a-Generation Investment Promises to Make the American Dream a Reality for Millions of Families On November 15th, 2021, after months of negotiations among House and Senate […]
October 25, 2021

Addressing Philanthropic Blind Spots

Philanthropy has a rural blind spot (SSIR Spring 2021).   According to Robert Atkins, Sarah Allred, and Daniel Hart, the distance of the wealthiest philanthropies, which are […]
October 21, 2021

2021 Annual Meeting Offers Expert Insights and Tested Strategies for Fahe Members to Build a Strong Foundation for the Future

The Fahe Annual Meeting is traditionally a time for Fahe Members, partners, and stakeholders from across the region to gather with staff, thought leaders, and community […]
October 4, 2021
The HOME Investment Partnership Program Offers Families a Down-Payment on their American Dream

The HOME Investment Partnership Program Offers Families a Down-Payment on their American Dream.

The Fahe Network uses a wide range of resources and funding tools to meet the needs of the communities we serve. Included among such tools in […]
October 28, 2014

Fahe Open House

In 2014, Fahe has reached two significant milestones. The first was meeting and beating our production challenge set in 2005. We set out to produce 8,000 […]
October 7, 2014

New Executive Director of SOAR Announced

Jared Arnett, the CEO of the Southeast Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, has been named the executive director of the Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR) initiative.  Arnett […]
October 3, 2014

Meeting the Challenge

In 2005, Fahe recognized the need for a new approach in combating Appalachia’s housing crisis. In that year, it was estimated that there was over 100,000 […]
September 16, 2014

The Importance of Townies

I waited for Erica Chambers at a local Mexican restaurant in downtown Richmond, KY known as Mexi Hollywood. It’s a small establishment, but it’s colorful, lively, […]