Recent News

Job Opening: AHRC Seeks a Community Education Liaison

Athens-Hocking Recycling Centers (AHRC) is looking to hire a Community Education Liaison, a new, part-time, temporary grant-funded position.

“The primary focus of this position is rural public recycling drop off locations ... Read More

Register Now for the Appalachian Clean Transportation Forum

There’s still time to register for the 2020 Appalachian Clean Transportation (ACT) Forum to learn how Appalachians can make the switch to Electric Vehicles, Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles, and Autonomous Vehicles. ... Read More

Continuing a Local Legacy of Solar Energy

Bruce and Hylie Voss have long been environmental advocates. When they moved to Athens three years ago, they had the opportunity to incorporate solar energy into their new home and ... Read More

Rural Action is a membership-based nonprofit organization based in Appalachian Ohio. Since 1991, our mission has been to build a more just economy by developing the region’s assets in environmentally, socially, and economically sustainable ways.