Grassroots ED 101

The Office of Rural Prosperity (ORP) advocates for and promotes rural Kansas and focuses on efforts designed to aid rural improvements. Through ongoing Grassroots Economic Development 101 training has been created based on the University of Northern Iowa’s Heartland Economic Development Course, an accredited training program serving Midwestern states. The information in this course will be invaluable to any rural Kansas champion who believes in moving our state forward. Please feel welcome to reach out to ORP with any questions about the training.

Reach us by email at or by phone at (785) 289-3763.

Join Us Live!

Attending course sessions live provides opportunity to connect with fellow rural Kansans and course presenters, share ideas, and ask questions in real time. The total cost of the course is just $30. Be sure to both pay on the KanPay portal and register to receive the next zoom link.

Zoom Links are also located under each upcoming Session drop down below.

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