Approximately 140 people from six states assembled in Charleston, WV August 11 through 13 for the 2010 Appalachian Summit. Members of the Central Appalachia Regional Network (CARN) organized the summit as a way of bringing diverse participants together to discuss and prioritize various policies affecting the region.
The West Virginia Community Development Hub’s Communities of Achievement Program(HubCAP) kicked off in high gear on Thursday, August 19th in Bridgeport with its first Community Collaboration Team workshop.
Learn new ways to invest and make a difference in your local community through a series of webinars.
The Federal Reserve Banks of Atlanta, Cleveland and Richmond, in partnership with the Appalachia Regional Commission, invite you to participate in a series of webinars about Financing Opportunities in Rural Communities.
Create Marion is the newest addition toCreate West Virginia, a grass roots organization launched by Vision Shared. Create West Virginia’s vision is to empower West Virginians at a local level to place themselves among the most innovative, dynamic, prosperous, creative communities in the world.
West Virginia Madeis hosting a two-day trade show at theLakeview Resort in Morgantown, WV on Sept. 10-11, 2010. The show invites all West Virginia artisans and food producers to join the first annual West Virginia Made trade show, a wholesale/retail show of fine WV made crafts and specialty food products.
The IRS has announced that there will be a one-time extension of the 990 filing deadline. Small non profits who are at risk of losing their tax-exempt status because they failed to file required returns for 2007, 2008 and 2009 can maintain their status by filing returns by Oct. 15, 2010.