Capital Link is currently accepting application for the new Health Resources and Services Administration's (HRSA’s) Health Center Facility Loan Guarantee Program (LGP) Learning Collaborative. Through a series of interactive learning sessions conducted between October and December 2020, this learning collaborative provides health center participants with guidance and tips on all key elements and requirements for submitting a HRSA Loan Guarantee Program application. The application review, approval, and loan closing process will be also be addressed. Resources that are both publicly available and Capital Link-developed will be provided throughout the collaborative.
The learning collaborative has two primary components:
Group Learning: Through a series of four webinars conducted between October and December 2020, health centers will learn about the application process for financing a capital project with a loan guarantee from HRSA. The webinars are expected be approximately 45 minutes in length.
Individualized Planning Services: Each Learning Collaborative session will include exercises and planning templates that participants can adapt for their individual organization and projects. In addition, some individualized guidance from Capital Link consultants will be available to help the participating health centers understand specific aspects of their project planning and financing.
How to Apply
Applications from interested health centers need to be completed and returned by September 28, 2020. There is no fee for participants as this Learning Collaborative is funded by HRSA through its cooperative agreement with Capital Link. We recommend each organization enroll at least two appropriate team members.
All organizations interested in participating must:
Participate in the introductory webinar scheduled for September 22, 2020 (attendance is strongly recommended but not mandatory).
REGISTER FOR WEBINAR
Commit to engage in all Learning Collaborative sessions and exercises with the goal of incorporating new knowledge in connection to capital project financing options and provide feedback on the overall structure and effectiveness of the Collaborative after the last session.