News

06/08/16

Stop by RDI’s exhibit table at the Embracing Our Treasure conference for a free ‪#‎WeAreRural‬ sticker to proudly display your love of rural!

06/03/16

Senator Jeff Merkley joined the president of The Ford Family Foundation and local County Commissioners in paying a visit to Powers Elementary School to learn more about the project to refurbish the school playground.

06/02/16

After nearly a decade of service with RDI, Maurizio Valerio is starting a new chapter.

05/28/16

RDI's Learn By Doing Grant Writing Workshop is being offered to nonprofits in Douglas, Josephine, and Lane counties starting in June.

05/13/16

Anyone interested in rolling up their sleeves and working to make Myrtle Creek a more vibrant community is encouraged to attend an Economic Vitality Roadmap meeting on May 16.

05/04/16

Leadership training, length of service in the field, and mentorship by leaders in rural development have all prepared Heidi Khokhar for leading through transition.

04/18/16

RDI's First Impressions program is helping Grants Pass create quick action plans to further support the vitality of local businesses and the community.

04/15/16

Today we say goodbye to RDI Executive Director Craig Smith as he retires after a 25-year journey with RDI and rural communities across the Pacific Northwest.

04/06/16

Tom Gallagher, former Director of the Ford Institute for Community Building, was honored for his lasting contribution to public service excellence at PSU's Celebrating Public Service event.

03/31/16

As he looks toward retirement in April, RDI's Executive Director Craig Smith reflects on the last 25 years with RDI and rural communities around the northwest.

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