What’s a board member to do?
February 2, 2016
Community organizations often struggle to recruit and retain active and engaged board members. Being clear about expectations and roles is one way to keep board members involved.
Personal Style: Image and Perception
January 26, 2016
You have the education and skills to fulfill the goals and responsibilities of the position that you desire. The next step is to portray the image that this particular organization requires.
When it Rains, It Drains: Protecting our Streams & Lakes
January 22, 2016
As water flows off of our streets, parking lots, building rooftops and other impervious areas in our communities, it picks up all kinds of pollutants like pet waste, sediment, fertilizers, pesticides, oil, and automotive fluids.
Rural America at a Glance - 2015
January 13, 2016
As it does each year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has recently released its annual snapshot of trends in rural America. Considering such issues as employment, poverty, education and income, Rural America at a Glance 2015 highlights both improvements in some trends and continuing challenges in others.