Impact – Training

Center for Community and Economic Development (CCED)

CCED’s impact ranges from customized technical assistance programs for rural communities throughout Arkansas to regional and statewide training sessions on a variety of community and economic development topics. If you are interested in our past work, please feel free to check out our Blog (where we share details from all of our initiatives). If you’re interested in future events we are hosting or are a part of, please see our Events page. If you want to reach out to our team for technical assistance or support services, reach out to us through our Request Assistance page.

Community Development Institute (CDI)

The Community Development Institute (CDI) at the University of Central Arkansas is a national leader in community and economic development. CDI’s track record includes thousands of trained community leaders and over 800 graduates of the three year program. Our impact area includes most of the Mid-South and is shown below.