Economic and Rural Development

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Revitalize your community through the resources listed here. Use this page as a starting point for your rural development needs.


Economic Development

United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.

The Heartland Center for Leadership Development

The Heartland Center for Leadership Development.

Programs range from workshops for small town leadership groups through multi-year projects assessing the impact of national community development models.

Heartland Center for Leadership Development
3110 N. 40th Street, Suite A
Lincoln, Nebraska 68504
Fax: (402) 474-7672

Asset-Based Community Development Institute

Northwestern University. Institute for Policy Research. Community Development Program.

The Center for Rural Pennsylvania

The Center for Rural Pennsylvania.

Community and Rural Development Institute

Community and Rural Development Institute.


Institute for Rural America.

"Whether you live in town or in the country, you enjoy the harvest of those living and working in rural America. And we have much to enjoy and appreciate."

Community Tool Box

University of Kansas.


National Coalition for Homeless Veterans

National Coalition for Homeless Veterans.