Be a Part of the Next Skamania County Rural Community Leadership Cohort

Interested in becoming a leader and improving your rural community? Only a few spots left! Apply by December 18.

Save the Date for Regards to Rural 2018

Mark your calendar and join us May 18-20, 2018, for Regards to Rural: We Are Better Together, Bridges Between Rural and Urban.

Pasos al Éxito

Pasos al Éxito builds the entrepreneurial capacity of rural Latino community members.

Latest News

11/08/17

There are still a few spots open for our Pasos al Éxito Money Smart training in Tillamook, a course which helps participants improve financial skills and create positive banking relationships.

11/07/17

Skamania County residents who want to make a difference in their communities are encouraged to apply for the Rural Community Leadership Program.

11/07/17

Greater Palouse-area residents who want to make a difference in their communities are encouraged to apply for the Rural Community Leadership Program.

Let Us Help Your Community

Watch our video to discover how RDI’s programs and services strengthen rural communities by developing leaders and moving communities to action towards economic vitality. 

Our Projects

Are you interested in implementing a long-term economic development strategy in your community? We are here to help. The key to business vitality is having a strong, locally-owned business base that has the capacity to endure and grow in today’s rapidly changing economy. While every rural business... Learn more
Are you ready to take responsibility for the economic health and future of your town? Rural Economic Vitality Roadmaps will take your community through a three-part process to create an action-oriented roadmap to economic success. We believe big things happen in small places when communities... Learn more