• P.O. Box 1133 Wayne, WV 25570
  • 304-501-4755
  • P.O. Box 1133 Wayne, WV 25570
  • 304-501-4755

Blog Posts and Articles

Our Blog is a reflection of the endeavors of Coalfield Development, its social enterprises and the passion of our people through courage, creativity and community to rebuild the Appalachian economy from the ground up.

Coalfield Blog

A Look Back at the #UpChat

On October 11, 2018, the Communities Thrive Challenge and Upworthy, a media platform, partnered to host a live #UpChat on Twitter with the 20 Communities Thrive Challenge finalists…

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We Are a Communities Thrive Challenge Finalist!

Coalfield Development has been named one of 20 finalists in the Communities Thrive Challenge, a $10-million funding opportunity launched by The Rockefeller Foundation and the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative…

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Huntington is a Gateway of Opportunity for Appalachia

I have great respect for Dave Peyton and have enjoyed his writing for many years. As someone working to develop this city and all of central Appalachia toward its full potential, I actually don’t take personal offense to the article…

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