Register now and join us September 26-27 for the 2016 N.C. Rural Assembly, Growing Better Together: Rural Health & Economic Development. We are lining up a diverse set of speakers who will lead us through a deep dive through the intersection of rural health and economic development.
Among those scheduled to appear:
Alice Schenall, Area L AHEC
Dr. Gary Gunderson, FaithHealthNC/Wake Forest Baptist Hospital
Karl Stauber, President, Danville Regional Foundation
Dr. Mary Rittling, President, Davidson Community College
Dr. Al Delia, Director, Office of Health Access, ECU
Also invited are candidates for N.C. Governor and U.S. Senate, including: Gov. Pat McCrory, Attorney General Roy Cooper, Sen. Richard Burr and U.S. Senate Candidate Deborah Ross.
Additional speakers are being confirmed daily. A complete agenda will be available soon.
Click here for online registration for the 2016 N.C. Rural Assembly, which will be held at the same venue as last year, the Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham/RTP.
Click here to download a paper registration form. Registration is $225.
The Embassy Suites has set aside a block of rooms at a discounted rate. Click here to book your room now.
2015 was an incredible year for the Rural Center. Among the highlights: $8 million in loans and investments; more than 1,100 hours of microenterprise training; nearly 3,000 hours of leadership training and 1,500 jobs created. Download our 2015 Impacts Report to learn more.