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Count Birds This Weekend, Then Get Ready for Birds in the Hills

The Plains, Ohio — While you’re participating in the 23rd annual Great Backyard Bird Count this weekend, don’t forget to mark your calendar for Birds ... Read More

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Rural Action’s True Pigments Earns National Prize for Social Innovation

Environmental Justice Initiative Selected by J.M. Kaplan Fund from 1,300+ Ideas, Joins Nationwide Cohort of Social Innovation Leaders

New York City – The J.M. Kaplan Fund ... Read More

Mary Ann Flournoy and her husband, Dan, in front of the Athens Community Center.

Mary Anne Flournoy Left a Legacy of Love

The only measure of your words and your deeds will be the love you leave behind when you’re done.

Fred Small

Mary Anne Flournoy certainly left ... Read More

West Virginia Forest Farming Initiative Gets an Assist from Rural Action

Ginseng, goldenseal, black-cohosh, ramps … these native Appalachian plants are prized around the world for their culinary and medicinal properties. The West Virginia Forest Farming ... Read More

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$1.2m Grant Will Boost Towns, Businesses Near Baileys Trail System

The Plains, Ohio — The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) has announced the award of $1.2 million to support development of the Baileys Trail System on ... Read More

Rural Action

Appalachian Staple Foods Collaborative Joins Rural Action

The Plains, OH — For more than 25 years, building a robust secure local food system has been an integral part of Rural Action’s work. ... Read More

Rural Action

Appalachian Staple Foods Collaborative Joins Rural Action

The Plains, OH — For more than 25 years, building a robust secure local food system has been an integral part of Rural Action’s work. ... Read More

Rural Action

Rural Action Announces the Acquisition of UpGrade Ohio

The Plains, OH – Rural Action is pleased to announce that UpGrade Ohio has become a part of Rural Action, increasing the organization’s capacity to ... Read More

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Rural Action Announces Debbie Phillips as new CEO

The Plains, OH – Rural Action is pleased to announce Debbie Phillips as Rural Action’s new Chief Executive Officer. She will begin her new role ... Read More

Rural Action

Debbie Phillips to Join Rural Action in New Role

The Plains, OH – After serving eight years as the 94th District’s representative in the Ohio House, Debbie Phillips will start a new career as ... Read More


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