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Appalachian Green Teachers Conference returns for 10th year


Aug. 25, 2023

Appalachian Green Teachers Conference returns for 10th year

GLOUSTER, Ohio — The Appalachian Green Teachers Conference reaches a milestone this year with its 10th annual iteration, ... Read More

Rural Action collaborates with local students on chimney swift project

Jeffrey Baker, a science teacher for the Muskingum Valley Educational Service Center’s ALPHA School Program, said the project began about six years ago after he attended an Ohio Department ... Read More

Sustainable Agriculture Director helps implement project in Tanzania alongside ECOWICE

By Molly Sowash, Sustainable Agriculture director

For many years, Rural Action has participated in the U.S. Department of State’s Community Solutions Program, which supports young professionals from NGOs around the world ... 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.