Partnerships with other organizations are key to Rural Action’s success and stability. Over the years, Rural Action has partnered with hundreds of community organizations, state and federal agencies, and small groups of like-minded citizens.

Rural Action’s partners are diverse, each playing an important role in creating outcomes for sustainable communities. Below is a current list of partners. Call to request the most recent annual report.

Blue Rock Station
Country Fresh Stop at the SR 682 Flea Market in The Plains,
Country Fresh Stop at Camden Clark Hospital
Country Fresh Stop at the Cee Dee Handy Mart
Country Fresh Stop Cornerstone
Country Fresh Stop at L & S Drive Thru
Country Fresh Stop at R & R Gulf
Country Fresh Stop at WVU Parkersburg
Burr Oak Lodge
Green Edge Organic Gardens
O’Bleness Health System
Hunt Engineering
Kiser’s BBQ
Oxbow River & Stream Restoration, Inc.
Solid Ground Farms
Federal/State/Local Agencies
Appalachian Partnership for Economic Growth
Athens City, County Health Department
Athens County Soil and Water Conservation Districts
Athens County Health Department
Athens-Hocking Solid Waste District
Athens Public Libraries
Belmont Soil and Water Conservation District
Carroll County Soil and Water Conservation District
Gallia County Soil and Water Conservation District
Harrison Soil and Water Conservation District
Hocking Valley Community Residential Center
Meigs County Health Department
Mineral City Nicole Donant Library
Morgan Junior High
Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District
Perry County Health Department
Perry County Soil and Water Conservation Districts
Pickaway County Health Department
Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Mineral Resources Management
Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Soil and Water
Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of State Parks (Burr Oak State Park)
Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Watercraft
Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife, Project Learning Tree
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Division of Waste and Materials Management
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Environmental Education
Ohio Federation of Soil and Water Conservation Districts
Stark-Tusc-Wayne Joint Solid Waste District
Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District
United States Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Forest Service, Wayne National Forest
USDI Office of Surface Mining
USDA Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education
Local Gov’t
Athens County Commissioners
Hocking County Commissioners
Perry County Commissioners
Tuscarawas County Commissioners
Village of Corning
Village of Glouster
Village of New Straitsville
Village of Chesterhill
Village of Roseville
Village of Mineral City
Village of Somerset
Vinton County Economic Development
Networks/ Collaboratives
Appalachian Nutrition Network
Central Appalachian Network
Environmental Education Council of Ohio
Little Cities of Black Diamonds
Little Cities of the Forest Collaborative
Ohio’s Hill Country Heritage Area /Winding Road
Ohio Mineland Partnership
River Network
Southeast Ohio Watershed Council
Water Management Association of Ohio
Appalachia Ohio Alliance
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southeast Ohio
Buckeye Trail
Camp Oty’Okwa (Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Central Ohio)
Community Food Initiatives
Friends of Lower Muskingum River, Inc.
Friends of Tuscarawas County Parks
Healthy Communities Coalition
Healthy Tuscarawas
Historic Canal Dover Association
Live Healthy Appalachia
Mid-Ohio Foodbank
Muskingum County Business Incubator
Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District
Nelsonville First Presbyterian Church
New Straitsville History Group
Norma Johnson Center
Ohio Community Development Corporation
Ohio Environmental Council
Ohio Farm Bureau Federation
Paper Circle
Raccoon Creek Partnership
ReUse Industries
Springfield Promise Neighborhood Nonprofit
Stuart’s Opera House
United Plant Savers
UpGrade Athens County
Western Reserve Land Conservancy
Zeisberger Trail & Parks
Amesville Elementary School
Alexander Preschool
Alexander High School
Athens City Schools (Elementary, Middle, High School)
Athens City Schools Early Learning Center
Athens Community Center Preschool
Beacon School
Chauncey Preschool
Chieftan Elementary School
Claymont High School
Conotton Valley Middle School
Coolville Elementary School
Crooksville Middle School
Dover Middle School
East Elementary School
Federal-Hocking Middle School
Green Elementary School
Hocking College
Hocking College, Wildlife Club
Huntington High School
Kent State University- Geology Dept.
Malvern High School
Marietta School District
Meigs Intermediate School
Millcreek Elementary School
Morrison-Gordon Elementary School
Nelsonville-York Elementary School
New Lexington Middle School
New Philadelphia High School
Ohio State University
Ohio State University Extension
Ohio University Civil Engineering Department
Ohio University Environmental Science Studies
Ohio University Kids on Campus
Ohio University Patton College of Education
Ohio University Voinovich School of Leadership
Salt Creek Intermediate School
Sandy Valley Middle School
St. James Elementary School
Sycamore Run Early Learning Center
The Plains Elementary School
Tri-County Adult Career Center
Trimble Elementary, Middle, High School
Trimble Preschool
Tuscarawas Valley Middle School
University of Akron- Geology Dept.
Vinton Middle School
Washington State Community College
West Elementary School
Wright State University