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National Service Expansion to Address Climate Crisis


Rural Action’s National Service program is growing.

The passion and hard work of our national service members have been instrumental in restoring 74 miles of previously ... Read More

They’re Sticking Around for More AmeriCorps

Many Appalachian Ohio Restore Corps (AORC) members go on to further their education, work in the field they love, or pursue other endeavors based on ... Read More

Aaron Dye, Athens County Landbank


“One of the most powerful and impactful ways I feel I’ve stayed active in the community with the Land Bank is by reuniting ... Read More

Miranda Cain, Camp Oty’Okwa/Crane Hollow


“Serving helps me stay connected to my communities during the pandemic by giving me a place and a platform to do so. I ... Read More

Sophia Sorboro, Middle Tuscarawas River/Norma Johnson Center


“Our office recently hosted a talk about acid mine drainage (AMD) at the Dover City Library. It was great to educate the attendees ... Read More

Delia Palmisano, Ohio’s Hill Country Heritage Area/Winding Road


“Being a graduate student at Ohio University the past three years and a mother to small children in Athens, I have connected to ... Read More

Kelly Love, Raccoon Creek Partnership


“When the pandemic started we had to get creative on how we could continue environmental education activities while keeping everyone safe. Last year ... Read More

Ashley Grace, Nelsonville Community Engagement, Rural Action


“Nelsonville Community Engagement is a very community-focused service position, which means I have a lot of opportunity to engage with people. However, COVID ... Read More

Jessie Dickson, Dawes Arboretum


“I am a firm believer that conservation work is not truly successful without the support and engagement of community members. Being able to ... Read More

Ashley Smith, Raccoon Creek Partnership Watershed


“Through the watershed, everything is connected. Connections don’t always have to be visible to be valid. That being said, it can be hard ... Read More

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