Sustainable Community-Based Economic Development for Tobacco Dependent Communities

Organization:
WNC Communities
Amount:
$150,000.00
Program Area:
Open Grants Program
County of Applicant:
Buncombe
Description:

The goals of this grant are to: 1) design regional economic development strategies to support tobacco farmers in their communities; 2) engage communities in proactive efforts to support their tobacco farmer neighbors; and 3) preserve the rural quality of life for all community residents by assisting tobacco-dependent farmers as they transition from tobacco to other crops.

Contact:
Ms. Patricia Brinkley 594 Brevard Rd. Asheville, North Carolina 28806-2300 (828) 252-4783

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