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Tennessee

Building the American Dream Requires a Foundation in Strong Communities

June 7, 2021

By Supporting Robust Local Workforces and Attainable Pathways to Home Ownership, Fahe is Building Strong Communities Together Every Day with Partners like NeighborWorks America The work of supporting

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Keeping the Connection in Tennessee during COVID-19

March 17, 2021

The unprecedented global COVID-19 crisis has been difficult for all of us, but the pandemic’s challenges hit harder for the most vulnerable and isolated in our communities. Seniors and others who

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Fahe Survey Shows Even Families with Affordable Housing Face Financial Struggles during C-19

December 22, 2020

Fahe connects directly with families through our Loan Servicing department and Membership Network, which allows us to identify needs and swiftly take action to craft solutions that provide

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Fahe Members Partner Nationally to Bring Financial Opportunity and Digital Inclusion to North Central West Virginia

October 9, 2020

Fahe Members Randolph County Housing Authority (RCHA) and Homeownership Center partnering with Highland Community Builders (HBC) and Rural LISC have launched their Digital Navigator program and a

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2000s Fahe Timeline

Fahe’s 40th Anniversary: Progress Through the 2000s

August 21, 2020

The early 2000’s brought a transition in leadership form David Lollis to Jim King.  It also marked a time of dynamic change for Fahe.  Over the past twenty years, Fahe had grown to over

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1990s Fahe Timeline

Fahe’s 40th Anniversary: Progress Through the 90s

July 10, 2020

2020 marks Fahe’s 40th Anniversary of Building the American Dream in Appalachia.  Earlier this year during our Virtual Spring Meeting, we celebrated our birthday with the unveiling of a

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The Census is a Ready-made Way to Bring Investment to the Region; Let’s Get Counted

October 29, 2019

Population counts from the 2020 census will be used to allocate federal funding for education, housing, transportation, and our social safety net. An undercount in the census could cost small town

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Fahe Finances New Adult Support Services in Rural Tennessee

October 10, 2019

One of the issues local leaders in Appalachia face on a regular basis is lack of access to capital and expertise due to a chronic underinvestment of the region. These leaders have the skill and

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Three Fahe Members Open New Financial Opportunity Centers

August 29, 2019

Fahe is partnering with Rural LISC and three Fahe Members to open Financial Opportunity Centers (FOC) to serve communities on the southwest Virginia and northwest Tennessee border in Appalachia. The

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A woman is smiling and standing in a doorframe of an unfinished home. She is wearing a Habitat for Humanity t-shirt.

Determination Leads to Success

March 1, 2016

As a young, single mother, Marissa desired for two things above all else: a safe home for her son and for her life to not become a statistic. The path to Marissa’s dreams was not a clear

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