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UpCycle Ohio Thrift Exceeding Expectations

UpCycle Ohio Thrift Store is thriving. Want proof? Just spend some time scrolling through the store’s Instagram feed, where you’ll see photos of quirky merchandise, ... Read More

Rural Action

Molly Sowash is Sustainable Agriculture Manager

Molly Sowash is the new Sustainable Agriculture Program Manager. She began with Rural Action in 2019 as an AmeriCorps member, serving two terms with the ... Read More

CPA Tracks the Journey of Fresh, Local Produce

Want to see the impact Chesterhill Produce Auction has on Appalachian Ohio?

Just “Follow the Food.”

CPA’s Summer VISTA members – Alex Mykulyn, Natalie Ruth, and Elizabeth ... Read More

Volunteering has its Benefits at UpCycle Thrift

Looking for a volunteer opportunity that will earn you a 40% discount on merchandise and first dibs on the coolest stuff?

Lend a hand at UpCycle ... Read More

Sadie Meade is UpCycle Ohio Thrift Manager

Sadie Meade has been thrifting since she was old enough to go shopping.

“My parents were smart about money and super frugal,” says Sadie, who is ... Read More

Need a Business Loan? Consider Kiva

Is your small business struggling to get financing that could help it grow or improve profitability? Consider a 0%-interest crowd-sourced Kiva loan. Rural Action can ... Read More

‘Local Food for All’ Partnership Fights Food Insecurity, Supports Local Farmers

The Plains, OH — For many residents of Appalachian Ohio, local, healthy food is difficult to find and even harder to afford. Rural Action and ... Read More

Athens High School Intern Enjoys Her First Bustling CPA Auction

Remember the first time you went to the Chesterhill Produce Auction? Or maybe you’ve yet to have that experience. Here’s your chance to see it ... Read More

Applications Open for Appalachian Wood Craft Scholarship

Appalachian Ohio is rich in natural assets, including a wealth of native oak, hickory, black walnut, and other trees that can be sustainably harvested and ... Read More

Help Wanted: Community Makerspace Manager

Rural Action seeks to hire a full-time manager for The Community Makerspace at UpCycle Ohio. Key duties include oversight of all activities and daily operations ... Read More

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