Freestore Foodbank

Cincinnati (OH) – RDP allocated $15 million in NMTCs to fill the funding gap for Freestore Foodbank (FSFB), expanding the capacity and efficiency of their distribution center as they fight food insecurity in a 20-county tri-state region. The new 224,000 SF community resource and distribution center will increase the ability to ship and store food and enable the foodbank to …

Coastal Growers LLC

  Atmore, AL – Rural Development Partners allocated $15 million in New Markets Tax Credits to farmer-owned Coastal Growers LLC for the construction of a new peanut shelling facility in Atmore, Alabama. This investment mitigated farmer risk, created jobs, and induced catalytic economic opportunities in a great community. The new operation created 130 quality jobs at the plant, 125 new …