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Pending Legislation Would Boost Coal Communities

Congress is considering legislation that would assist coal communities as they pivot toward local, asset-based economies. This video, which features Rural Action’s Marissa Lautzenheiser, provides ... Read More

Rural Action

New Resilience Grants Can Help Businesses Emerge from Pandemic

The Plains, OH — The Resilience Fund is offering a new round of grants to help businesses and nonprofits position themselves for a strong recovery ... Read More

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 ... 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 ... Read More

Community Rallies to Fund Loan for Hop Farm

Partner Investment Opportunity

Morning Dew Hop Farm in Meigs County is growing one of the key ingredients of a great brew. When they wanted to ... Read More

Rural Action

Rural Action Helps Tuscarawas Businesses Get Grants

When Rural Action’s Marissa Lautzenheiser realized applications were lagging for grants to help Tuscarawas County small businesses weather the COVID-19 pandemic, she took action.

“I started ... Read More

Trail Runners See Potential of Baileys System

When people talk about the tourism potential of the Baileys Trail System, they often focus on bikes. But there’s another group that’s also likely to ... Read More

Resilience Fund Donations Boost Our Region, Cut Your Tax Bill

If you’re thinking about taxes as 2020 winds down, consider a donation to the Resilience Fund, which has launched a second round of funding to ... Read More

Baileys Trail Leads Intern to ‘Breathtaking Beauty’

What happens when a roller derby veteran who has never mountain biked joins the Baileys Trail System team as an intern?

“When I look down at ... Read More

Rural Action

Teen Gains Key Skills During Baileys Internship

For a 19-year-old Glouster resident, Rural Action’s high school internship program has been life-changing.

“This job could set me on a whole new direction,” Dallas Taylor ... Read More

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