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American Planning Association: Western Central Chapter
The Western Central Chapter (WCC) of the American Planning Association (APA) is an advocate for western planners in the four states of Montana, Wyoming, South Dakota, and North Dakota. The Chapter provides professional training, a quarterly newsletter, an informational website, and participate in an annual conference within the region.
|Geography:||Montana, Wyoming, South Dakota, North Dakota|
|Resource Type:||information source, organization|
|Subtopic:||development & smart growth, economic development, conservation & environment, rural community issues & solutions, planning, land use & zoning, Land Use Planning & Housing, Business & Economy, Issues & Opportunities, Community Building,|
|Tags:||training, planning, professional development, educational support|
American Planning Association: Idaho Chapter
APA ID provides resources, training, monitoring, mentoring, communications, lobbying, and other services to and for all Idaho professional, student, and citizen planners.
|Resource Type:||information source, organization|
|Subtopic:||development & smart growth, economic development, community & capacity development, redevelopment & revitalization, planning, land use & zoning, Land Use Planning & Housing, Business & Economy, Community Building,|
|Tags:||planning, professional development, educational support|
U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural Fire Department Resources for Local Officials
This USDA page includes general rural fire information, training programs, statistical information and publications on fire issues that include: emergency medical services, emergency preparedness and first responders facility funding, operation and management, fire safety and prevention, hazardous materials, and wildland fires.
|Resource Type:||information source, educational resource|
|Subtopic:||workforce training, rural community issues & solutions, disaster preparedness & emergency response, fire & emergency management, Local Government & Services, Community Building, Business & Economy,|
|Tags:||rural emergency response, educational support, fire, fire safety, training opportunities, workforce training|
Foundation for Rural Service
The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS), in cooperation with NTCA. The Rural Broadband Association, seeks to sustain and enhance the quality of life in America by advancing an understanding of rural issues. FRS provides a variety of programs, ranging from youth-based initiatives and educational materials to consumer awareness and rural economic development. To fulfill its mission, FRS develops and disseminates information about rural telecom issues and encourages the support of community-based telecom providers and the communities they serve. FRS also provides annual grants for programs in rural communities to support local efforts to build and sustain a high quality of life in rural America.
|Resource Type:||funding resource, organization, information source|
|Subtopic:||economic development, infrastructure & communications, rural community issues & solutions, Business & Economy, Land Use Planning & Housing, Community Building,|
|Tags:||broadband, telecommunications, youth, rural community, economic development, communications technology|
Idaho Farmers Market Association: Farmers Market Manager Toolkit
This toolkit was created by the Idaho Farmers Market Association and University of Idaho Extension in direct response to what Idaho Farmers Market managers explained were the most needed areas of education and information. The toolkit provides information on advertising & outreach, recruiting vendors, rules & regulation compliance, and creating customer incentives.
|Resource Type:||information source, assessment tool or guide|
|Subtopic:||agriculture & food systems, retail & grocery, entrepreneurship & small business, marketing & assistance, business assistance, surveys & analytic tools, Data Collection & Analysis, Business & Economy, Issues & Opportunities,|
|Tags:||farmers market, food systems, farm, marketing and promotion, educational support, small business support|
Idaho Small Business Development Centers (SBDC)
The Idaho Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is a statewide, university-based organization which has been helping small businesses succeed. With six office locations throughout the state, each affiliated with one of Idaho's colleges or universities, the Idaho SBDC is uniquely positioned to serve as a focal point for linking together our partners from higher education, the private business community, and federal, state and local government.
|Resource Type:||information source, educational resource, technical assistance, training|
|Subtopic:||business assistance, entrepreneurship & small business, marketing & assistance, Business & Economy,|
|Tags:||information, small business, small business support, educational support, training opportunities|
Triangle Communications Grants
Triangle Business Boost Grants are available for education, training or assistance to new or expanding businesses located within Triangle's service area (Central Montana). Educational or training grants are for students or attendees (not for trainers, presenters or facilitators) and can be used for registration fees to attend.
|Resource Type:||funding resource|
|Subtopic:||funding & financing, workforce training, employment & workforce, Issues & Opportunities, Business & Economy,|
|Tags:||grants, funding, educational support, workforce training|
Western Rural Development Center (WRDC)
The Western Rural Development Center (WRDC) is a regional catalyst for capacity building in the West. The Center collaborates with its public and private sector partners to promote excellence in research, education and Extension for the prosperity of western rural communities. The WRDC provides programs ranging from community development extension training, renewable energy & sustainability training, wildfire preparation, and small business workshops.
|Geography:||Idaho, Montana, Wyoming|
|Resource Type:||information source, training, technical assistance, educational resource|
|Subtopic:||community & capacity development, energy, economic development, Community Building, Issues & Opportunities, Business & Economy,|
|Tags:||community building, educational support, community development, renewable energy, small business support, training opportunities, fire|