POWER investments help create economic growth and diversification in Appalachian communities affected by job losses in coal mining, coal power plant operations, and coal-related supply chain industries. Since 2015, ARC has invested more than $396 million in 449 projects across 360 coal-impacted communities through POWER.
In 2023, ARC is investing up to $65 million in partners and projects boosting broadband, entrepreneurship, tourism, agriculture, and other budding sectors.
POWER Pre-Application Workshops
ARC is hosting several upcoming workshops to answer questions and share best practices so prospective grantees can submit strong applications.
- 2/21 – POWER Pre-Application Workshop (Virtual)
- 2/23 – POWER / ARISE / INSPIRE Workshop (Belden, MS)
- 2/28 – POWER / ARISE / INSPIRE Workshop (Knoxville, TN)
- 3/2 – POWER / ARISE Workshop (Pittsburgh, PA)