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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - June 15th

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - June 15th - 6.07.22

Please join the Appalachian Council of Governments Ombudsman Program in bringing awareness to our community with a free event to celebrate World Elder Abuse Awareness Day! Gaffney Senior Center 499 W. Rutledge Ave. Gaffney, SC 29341 Wednesday, June 15th 10:00 am read more


ARC Accepting Applications for Summer Study Programs

ARC Accepting Applications for Summer Study Programs - 1.25.22

ARC Accepting Applications for Summer Study Programs in Entrepreneurship and STEM for Region’s Middle and High School Students read more


Technical Assistance and Training for Nonprofits

Technical Assistance and Training for Nonprofits - 8.03.21

Focusing on post-pandemic sustainability, ARC will offer another round of nonprofit technical assistance this Fall. Online registration for the Fall 2021 courses beginning September 13 is now open to any nonprofit organization located in the Appalachian region, including graduates from the inaugural courses. The deadline for applications is August 6th, 2021 read more


ARC Seeks Applicants for Second Round of Funding

ARC Seeks Applicants for Second Round of Funding - 3.31.21

ARC Awards $9.4 Million to 30 Projects Addressing Substance Abuse Crisis, Seeks Applicants for Second Round of Funding read more


ARC Now Accepting Applications for 2021-2022 Class of Appalachian Leadership Institute

ARC Now Accepting Applications for 2021-2022 Class of Appalachian Leadership Institute - 3.15.21

The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) began accepting applications for the third class of the Appalachian Leadership Institute, a leadership and economic development training opportunity for people who currently live and/or work in Appalachia. The Appalachian Leadership Institute is an extensive nine-month program focusing on skill-building, seminars, best practice reviews, mentoring, and networking. The curriculum is anchored by six multi-day seminars followed by a capstone graduation. Sessions are expected to take place throughout the Region should COVID-19 guidelines allow. read more


2020 Annual Report

2020 Annual Report - 3.10.21

The 2020 Annual Report has been released read more


DEADLINE EXTENDED: ARC Accepting Applications for Summer Programs

DEADLINE EXTENDED: ARC Accepting Applications for Summer Programs - 3.02.21

DEADLINE EXTENDED: ARC Accepting Applications for Summer Study Programs in Entrepreneurship and STEM for Region’s Middle and High School Students read more


ARC Seeks Applicants for Appalachian Teaching Project

ARC Seeks Applicants for Appalachian Teaching Project - 2.15.21

ARC is seeking proposals from colleges and universities across the Appalachian Region to participate in the Appalachian Teaching Project (ATP). As part of the ATP, each participating institution offers at least one for-credit course in which students address the question of how to support community economic development to help build a sustainable future in Appalachia. read more

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