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Bon Appetit Appalachia holds kick-off event at Belle Chevre Cheese Shop in Elkmont

Earl Gohl, Federal Co-Chair for the Appalachian Regional Commission in Washington DC joined Jim Byard, Director of ADECA, in Elkmont on August 19 to promote Bon Appetit Appalachia, a way to discover local food, farms, and flavor. The promotion promotes local farmers markets, farm-to-fork restaurants, farm tours, vineyards and craft breweries, and offers food travelers […]

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TARCOG Announces Appalachian Regional Commission Preliminary Application Guidelines For FY 2015

The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs ARC Program is currently accepting preliminary applications for the FY 2015 funding cycle. Under the guidelines of this program, units of local government (city or county) and nonprofit (501c3) agencies may apply for program funds. Preliminary Applications will be accepted through September 16, 2014. The TARCOG Planning […]

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Alabama Elderly Simplified Application Project for Food Assistance

TARCOG is helping with the Alabama Elderly Simplified Application Project for food assistance. It is a major outreach effort to reach a segment of our population facing barriers to participation in the Food Assistance Program. Many seniors today have barriers that make it difficult for them to apply for food assistance, such as transportation, mobility […]

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