Preservation Funding for Rural Communities

The list of organizations that provide preservation funding resources for rural communities. Click on the buttons under each organization to learn more about their individual programs and initiatives.

National Park Service

Historic Revitalization Subgrant Program (See Preservation Funding for Government Agencies)

United States Department of Agriculture

Natural Resources Conservation Service

State Office
101 S. Main St.
Temple, TX 76501

Direct Housing Loans

Rural Business Enterprise Grants

Agricultural Conservation Easement Program


The Agricultural Conservation Easement Program provides financial and technical assistance to help conserve agricultural lands and wetlands and their related benefits. 

Financial Assistance Programs


The NRCS offers voluntary programs to eligible landowners and agricultural producers to provide financial and technical assistance to help manage natural resources in a sustainable manner. Through these programs, the agency approves contracts to provide financial assistance to help plan and implement conservation practices on agricultural lands and non-industrial private forest land.


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