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COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide Released

access_time Posted on: April 14th, 2020

Assistance for rural communities

The USDA and its Federal government partners have programs to provide temporary and long-term assistance to rural communities affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. The programs assist recovery for rural residents, for-profit businesses, non-profit organizations, hospitals, etc. The programs offer assistance with financial issues, management, training, technical support, and state and local compliance.

Follow the link below for a resource matrix to identify funding opportunities in the CARES Act and other federal resources. https://www.rd.usda.gov/sites/default/files/USDA_COVID-19_Fed_Rural_Resource_Guide.pdf

For updates on immediate action that the USDA is taking in response to COVID-19, visit usda.gov/coronavirus.

For information and news from the CDC on COVID-19, visit coronavirus.gov.

If you need further clarification on these programs or any other, please contact a CGA Attorney using the link below.


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