The Secretary may provide long-term loans to eligible community foundations to assist in the implementation of regional investment strategies.
7 U.S. Code § 2009dd–6 - Rural endowment loans program
(a) In general
(b) Eligible community foundationsTo be eligible to receive a loan under this section, a community foundation shall—
match the amount of the loan with an amount that is at least 250 percent of the amount of the loan; and
(c) TermsA loan made under this section shall—
be subject to such other terms and conditions as are determined appropriate by the Secretary.