The elusive grant. You can do a lot of work writing it, and it’s still questionable whether it will get in the chosen pile. But winning one is the key to doing significant things otherwise thought impossible.

Our rural areas is blessed (or cursed) to qualify for federal and state funds. Except for Marysville currently, the rest of the county qualifies with low- to moderate-income levels and low population for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) .