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420 main street

420 MAIN STREET

HAZARD, KY

AIF purchased 420 Main Street, a key property on Hazard’s Main Street. The property is currently in service as the offices of the Foundation for Appalachian Kentucky and four other nonprofit organizations focused on economic development efforts in the region. The building also provides free community conference room and meeting space and has become a hub for downtown revitalization and economic development activity in Hazard.

420 main street
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C.A.N.E COMMUNITY KITCHEN

LETCHER COUNTY, KY

The Community Agriculture and Nutritional Enterprises (C.A.N.E.) Community Kitchen, created in partnership with Mountain Comprehensive Health Corporation ,was established as a working commercial kitchen to provide new markets and increase the agricultural footprint in Letcher County and surrounding communities.  The commercial kitchen enterprise is an effort to establish a permanent outlet for local farm products as well as a space for entrepreneurs… 

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