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  • Council hosts Rural Maryland Day on February 19, 2015.
  • During Fiscal Year 2015, a total of 54 rural-serving organizations submitted applications requesting more than $1,000,000 in grants. This year, however, only $170,000 was available; this was distributed to 17 rural serving nonprofits.
  • The Rural Maryland Council (RMC) and the Upper Shore Regional Council (USRC) partnered together on a pilot youth engagement project that was envisioned to provide the tools and the framework necessary for our communities to engage young people and keep them rooted in our rural areas.
  • Council hosted Rural Summit on December 3, 2015 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Annapolis.