SUS awarded USDA Grant
The North Delta Regional Planning and Development District, servicing Morehouse and East Carroll parishes, received an $85,000 grant to start the "Connect Northeast Lousiana Project."
The Winrock International Institute for Agricultural Development also received an $85,000 grant to expand entrepreneurial development programs and create the Louisiana "BizAccelerator” Network, which includes training services for small private businesses.
The awards were announced in release by U.S. Senator David Vitter.
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