Recent News

Drop Off Those Hard-to-Recycle Items on Sept. 26

The Plains, Ohio — Do you have an old mattress/box spring, rechargeable batteries, or obsolete electronic devices lying around waiting to be recycled? Now is your chance. Rural Action will ... Read More

Resilience Fund Offers Grants to Struggling Businesses, Nonprofits

The Plains, OH — Six organizations have banded together to create a Resilience Fund to offer rapid-response grants to businesses and nonprofits facing serious economic challenges in Appalachian Ohio and ... Read More

Kids Can Go to Camp This Summer — in Their own Backyard

The Plains, OH — Sunday Creek Camp will make it possible for kids to get their feet wet this summer while practicing safe social distancing.

After signing up, campers will receive ... 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.