On August 14, 2019, Triad National Security, LLC, in conjunction with the LANL Community Partnership Office, announced its investment of a $500,000 grant to the RDC. These funds will enable us to inject capital through no-interest loans to Northern New Mexico small businesses, technology and manufacturing businesses, and tribal businesses. The announcement was made by Los Alamos National Laboratory’s director and the president/CEO of Triad, Thom Mason. “The Laboratory boosts the region’s economy through employment and procurement, and we are always looking for direct ways to increase that impact,” said Mason. “Triad’s partnership with the RDC helps businesses provide jobs across all of Northern New Mexico.” If you are a business owner interested in applying for one of these funding opportunities, please find more information on the RDC’s website. The deadline for applications for small business micro-loans is 5:00 p.m. on September 18, 2019; for Technology and Manufacturing Loans, the deadline is 5:00 p.m. on August 23, 2019.