Recent News

Podcast Highlights Small Business Assistance

In a recent podcast by E2 Entrepreneurial Ecosystems, Rural Action’s Dan Vorisek discusses the challenges, lessons, and successes our Resilient Communities program encountered while helping small businesses in 7 small ... Read More

Put Your Finger on the Staple Pulse

Each quarter, the Appalachian Staple Foods Collaborative (ASFC) sends a newsletter detailing key events and issues related to staple foods — organic grains, beans, nuts, and oil seed. ASFC is ... Read More

Volunteers Sought to Help Plant 1,000 Trees

Thanks to the generosity of our friends and members, we’ve raised the funds to acquire 1,000 saplings to plant in Chauncey. Now we’re looking for volunteers to help us plant ... 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.