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U.S. Department of Agriculture: Business & Industry Loan Guarantees

The Business & Industry Loan Guarantees program improves the economic health of rural communities by increasing access to business capital through loan guarantees that enable commercial lenders to provide affordable financing for businesses in eligible rural areas. This program bolsters the availability of private credit by guaranteeing loans for rural businesses.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:funding resource
Subtopic:banking & finance, economy, funding & financing, business assistance, economic development, entrepreneurship & small business, rural community issues & solutions, Community Building, Business & Economy,
Tags:funding, finance, economic development, banking, financing, small business financing, small business support, sutainable development
Telephone:
Link:webpage

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Community Facilities Programs

Community Facilities Programs offer direct loans, loan guarantees and grants to develop or improve essential public services and facilities in communities across rural America. These amenities help increase the competitiveness of rural communities in attracting and retaining businesses that provide employment and services for their residents.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:funding resource
Subtopic:funding & financing, economy, economic development, business assistance, rural community issues & solutions, employment & workforce, infrastructure & communications, Issues & Opportunities, Business & Economy, Community Building, Land Use Planning & Housing,
Tags:funding, finance, economic development, banking, financing, small business support, sutainable development, infrastructure
Telephone:
Link:webpage

Housing Information Referral Center

Idaho Housing’s Housing Information Referral Center (HIRC) exists to answer your housing questions. HIRC staff offer important information and referrals to housing consumers, providers, and advocates. Idaho Housing also works with statewide coalitions and local communities to better understand the role of affordable and workforce housing in sustainable community and economic development. Our goal is to empower individuals, organizations, and communities as they work toward housing that provides access, stability, and resilience at all levels.


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Geography:Idaho
Resource Type:information source, nonprofit, data source, organization, technical assistance
Subtopic:housing & real estate, planning,
Tags:• housing finance, planning, housing information, homelessness, fair housing, multifamily
Telephone:
Link:webpage

Idaho Housing and Finance Association

Idaho Housing and Finance Association (IHFA) improves lives and strengthens Idaho communities by expanding housing opportunities, building self-sufficiency, and fostering economic development. IHFA administers federal housing resources for multifamily development financing, Section 8 rental assistance vouchers, and shelter and transitional housing providers. We also issue private activity bonds to generate funds for below-market interest rate mortgage loans for first-time buyers.


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Geography:Idaho
Resource Type:information source; nonprofit; data source; organization; technical assistance
Subtopic:housing & real estate, planning,
Tags:housing finance, planning, Section 8, housing, homelessness, fair housing, multifamily
Telephone:
Link:webpage

MoFi

   MoFi unleashes the potential of individuals, businesses, developers, and not-for-profits with financing and consulting services that strengthen communities and transform lives.


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Geography:Montana
Resource Type:finance, Economic Development
Subtopic:banking & finance,
Tags:finance, economic development
Telephone:(406) 728-9234x211
Link:webpage

Montana Community Development Corporation

The Montana Community Development Corporation has been awarded $431 Million in New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) from the U.S. Treasury Department. These tax credits are a powerful tool for creating jobs in markets where economic growth has been a challenge. Montana & Idaho CDC works with investors to turn the credits into cash, and then uses that cash to fund business start ups and expansions in Montana and Idaho.


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Geography:Idaho, Montana
Resource Type:funding resource
Subtopic:funding & financing, employment & workforce, banking & finance, economic development, workforce training, Business & Economy, Issues & Opportunities,
Tags:jobs, funding, small business financing, finance, financing, entrepreneurship, community development
Telephone:844-728-9234
Link:webpage

National Center for Education Statistics: State Education Data Profiles

Provided by the U.S. Department of Education, the site allows users to search statewide information in elementary education characteristics and finance, postsecondary education, public libraries, assessments, and selected demographics for all states.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:data source
Subtopic:education & schools, Local Government & Services,
Tags:data & analysis, education
Telephone:
Link:webpage

Northwest Areas Foundation (NAF)

Northwest Areas Foundation (NAF) funds champions of change who reflect the distinct cultural strengths of the eight states and 75 Native nations of the northwest region. NAF works in diverse communities to help people build assets through good jobs and financial capability'so that they can establish good credit, launch small businesses and save for their futures.


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Geography:Idaho, Montana
Resource Type:funding resource, organization
Subtopic:funding & financing, employment & workforce, community & capacity development, rural community issues & solutions, Issues & Opportunities, Business & Economy, Community Building,
Tags:jobs, funding, small business financing, finance, financing, entrepreneurship, community development
Telephone:651-224-9635
Link:webpage

Office of the Controller of the Currency: Rural Economic Development Resource Directory

This directory provides descriptions and contact information for a number of organizations and Web sites that can provide resources to national banks and federal savings associations interested in lending, investing, or providing retail financial services in rural communities. These activities are organized under following: commercial lending, community revitalization, farm service agency, general information, public facilities lending, rural development farm loan programs, and rural housing.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:resource guide
Subtopic:funding & financing, banking & finance, rural community issues & solutions, Issues & Opportunities, Business & Economy, Community Building,
Tags:banking, finance
Telephone:
Link:webpage

Region IV Development

Region IV Development is a private, not-for-profit corporation established to encourage development and diversification in the economy of South-Central Idaho. Region IV Development works in the area of community development, economic development, downtown revitalization, business financing, and many others.


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Geography:Idaho
Resource Type:funding resource, organization
Subtopic:economic development, funding & financing, rural community issues & solutions, infrastructure & communications, redevelopment & revitalization, planning, Land Use Planning & Housing, Community Building, Issues & Opportunities, Business & Economy,
Tags:funding, finance, small business support, small business financing, economic development, community development
Telephone:208-732-5727
Link:webpage