Better Together Grants to Fund Six ROC Projects

CONCORD, N.H. – Six resident-owned communities were awarded a total of nearly $10,000 grant funding to complete quality of life improvement projects by the end of the year. “We had a bunch of strong grant proposals and it … More »

ROC Leadership Institute a blueprint for success

Twice as many ROC Leaders gathered to train, share and network than ever before HOOKSETT, N.H. – Nearly 100 leaders left inspired and energized to further the positive work they’ve been doing in their communities after the inaugural … More »

Montana ROC goes online

Morning Star Community, a 41-home resident-owned community in Kalispell, Mont., debuted its marketing website this week. Laurie Westendorf, President of the democratically elected Board of Directors, said the site will help tell the story of the community and … More »

ROC Association radio spot available online

ROC Association Directors past and present took to the airwaves last month to talk about the benefits of resident ownership as a cooperative model. The three current ROC Association Directors — Kim Capen, Lorie Cahill and Natividad Seefeld … More »

Red and Blue Logo with the text "ROC Leadership Institute" in black.

ROC Leadership Institute will be broadcast live online

CONCORD, N.H. – Hosting our own annual leadership institute means we can invite more ROC leaders to participate and sharpen their skills to bring home.   At this year’s inaugural ROC Leadership Institute, we doubled the number of training … More »

Applications for Better Together Grants due in two weeks

CONCORD, N.H. — A quick reminder: the application deadline for Better Together Community Grants Program, which provides funding for projects meant to help ROCs thrive, is fast approaching. Applications are due by June 13 and we’ll announce the … More »

Photo of Kevin Porter, ROC USA Loan Officer, and Trevor Deane, Carsey Social Innovation intern

Intern ready to help find trends that benefit ROCs

CONCORD, N.H. — A University of New Hampshire student will be taking a deep dive into the ROC USA® Capital portfolios to identify ways to better serve communities in the future.  Trevor Deane of Nashua is a junior … More »

Group shot of those who participated in the 2018 CTAP 101

New TA providers train together

CONCORD, N.H. – Four days of collaboration and learning new skills will help strengthen the work of the newest Certified Technical Assistance Provider staff in the ROC USA® Network.   Four team members from two Network affiliates – Cristina … More »