Economic Vitality Summits

Economic Vitality Summits

Economic Vitality Summits focus on empowering rural economies and investing locally in the future of our communities. Local leaders have shown they are interested in focusing on making good things happen, especially in difficult economic times. Economic Vitality Summits include exciting strategies designed to inform what is happening locally and provide methods for boosting regional economic vitality. The goal is to increase economic vitality by sharing resources and generating new ideas to invigorate rural communities.

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Interested in bringing an Economic Vitality Summit to your region? Download and complete the following request form and submit it via the instructions included at the end of the form:
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The Yamhill County Economic Vitality Summit, Strategic Doing in Yamhill County, was held November 14 at the Chehalem Cultural Center. Click here to read more.

The Creswell Economic Vitality Summit, Homegrown Prosperity: Building a Better Creswell, brought together community members, economic vitality experts, and young entrepreneurs to generate ideas and move the community to action. Click here to read more.

Sisters Country Economic Vitality Summit energizes and motivates community members to move toward action.

Gathering ideas to grow the region at the North Santiam Economic Vitality Summit.

Northeast Oregon Economic Vitality Summit brings together leaders from all corners of the region.

The Great Basin Economic Vitality Summit draws a crowd in Klamath Falls. The emphasis of the keynote was growing the economy from within. Read more in the Herald and News.

Meet Our Team 

Mary Bosch

Senior Manager, Economic Vitality Services

Michael Held

Director of Policy and Economic Services
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