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Recent news from our blog

KFTC offers principles and policies for shaping eastern Kentucky’s future

Hopeful about the future, some eastern Kentucky residents have offered suggestions for principles, process and policies to guide future development in the region.

Offered in an open letter to Gov. Steve Beshear and U.S. Rep Hal Rogers, the KFTC members acknowledged, “It won’t be easy, but we believe we can build a bright future here in the mountains.

National Voter Registration Day

On September 23 we hosted 16 voter registration drives across the state and registered 100s of folks

ABF 2.0 brings together diverse group to sample, dream for the region

Folks gathered to inspire, learn, celebrate and connect at Appalachia’s Bright Future 2.0 …

Central Kentucky chapter and allies celebrate Lexington's Affordable Housing Trust Fund

Victory! Lexington council votes 12-0 for a city affordable housing trust fund …

Kentuckians to EPA: Act on climate, protect health, support a Just Transition

Kentucky residents urge EPA to protect health …

Wilderness Trace hosts a great Barn Bash, gears up for fall

With another summer comes another Wilderness Trace Barn Bash, and this year's was a hoot!

Massey, Sturgill honored as Appalachian Heroes

Bennie Massey and Stanley Sturgill are honored as Eastern Kentucky Appalachian Heroes …