ELY — Rural Nevada Development Corporation is a non-profit organization that focuses on housing services, business lending, and business assistance throughout rural Nevada.
It serves 16 counties and 27 Native American Tribes throughout the state. The corporation was established in 1992, to assist rural Nevada communities, provide adequate, safe and affordable housing for their citizens and access to business assistance and financing needed to encourage expansion of new business activity.
During the past 20 years, Rural Nevada Development Corporation has taken a leading role in providing housing programs throughout rural Nevada including Weatherization Assistance to 1,883 households; creation of 273 new housing units for low and moderate income families; 156 new housing units for senior citizens, and currently manages 272 housing units ensuring access to adequate and safe housing for low and moderate income families throughout rural Nevada; also assisted 910 people with Down Payment Assistance and Completed Rehabilitation on homes affecting 794 people.
Rural Nevada Development Corporation will be host a reception at the “All Aboard Cafe & Inn” in Ely on July 22 for invited guests.