Who We Are
What We Do
How We've Helped
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Rural Community Innovations is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation founded in 1996 to provide technical assistance (TA) to a wide variety of rural communities and businesses. RCI works with dozens of Native America communities and tribes on a variety of economic development projects, including alternative energy development, entrepreneurship, and the kinds of TA that create jobs.
RCI works to assist rural communities to enhance their private sector and we look especially for projects that support technologically advanced, cost-competitive, and environmentally sensitive solutions to improve business, tourism, and alternative energy growth. RCI brilliantly handles all the strategic details and many months of process in the pre-development stage of major projects. We participate in projects that are sustainable, sound, and consistently managed by best practices. Key technical assistance services include:
- Alternative energy development
- Community capacity building
- Entrepreneurship mentoring
- Strategic planning
- Feasibility Analysis
- Process and efficiency analysis
- Market analysis
- Elder care consulting
- Business planning
- Environmental assessment
- Project fundraising/financing
- Loan packaging
- Grant funding in conjunction with major projects
- Equity development
We participate in projects that are sustainable, sound, and consistently managed by best practices.