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September 15, 2023

Discrimination Financial Assistance Program Weekly Update

DFAP on Facebook Live

On September 12, the National Young Farmers Coalition chatted with Stephen Carpenter and Lindsay Kuehn from Farmers’ Legal Action Group on Facebook Live about the application process, eligibility requirements, and other important information applicants need to know about the DFAP program.

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DFAP Featured in The Tennessean

The Tennessean recently reported on a DFAP outreach event in North Carolina. This article provides details from this event and answers several frequently asked questions.

'Alway tell your story': Black farmers race to apply for discrimination compensation

Farmers and ranchers who have experienced loan discrimination by the USDA have until Halloween to apply for financial assistance.

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DFAP Representatives to Hold Workshops

Representatives from the DFAP program will be conducting a second informational/application workshop at the Urbana Farmstead event on September 18, 2023, in Little Rock, Ark. 

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Coalicíon Rural - IRA Sección 22007

IRA Sección 22007 Sesión informativa para agricultores, ganaderos y terratenientes forestales - todos los jueves a las 7pm


Durante esta sesión informativa, que se facilitará en español, brindaremos una explicación detallada del proceso de IRA 22007 y lo que se necesita para desarrollar una reclamación sólida.

Reenvíe esta información y promueva esta llamada con los agricultores, ganaderos y propietarios de tierras forestales en su comunidad que han sufrido discriminación en los procesos de préstamo del USDA.

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Local Events

Dozens of events are taking place across the country this week, including several virtual events. These are available in English and Spanish, during and after business hours. To find individual events, locations, and times that work for you, visit our Local Events page. 

Find your local event

The DFAP Call Center will assist you with general inquiries and answer at [email protected] or phone at 1-800-721-0970

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