News Release
Release No.STELPRD4017728
ContactVicki Schurman402-437-5563
(AUGUST 6, 2012) USDA OFFICIAL VISITS BOX BUTTE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
Alliance, Nebraska, Aug 06, 2012 --

@@USDA Rural Development Nebraska State Director Maxine Moul and staff presented the Box Butte Development Corporation today with a certificate of congratulations for receiving a $50,000 Rural Business Enterprise Grant to start a revolving loan fund to assist small and emerging businesses.

“USDA Rural Development is happy to assist with this grant to establish a revolving loan fund that will help businesses to purchase real estate, equipment, provide working capital or training; or to purchase a business,” said Moul.

"Box Butte Development Corporation (BBDC) is excited for the opportunity to provide our local businesses more options for financing, marketing, training, and future development,” said Kristina Ellstrom, Box Butte Development Corporation.

USDA funding was provided through the USDA Rural Development Rural Business Enterprise Grant program. For additional information contact Marla Marx at marla.marx@ne.usda.gov

308-632-2195 ext. 1132. Visit http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/ne/.