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Recent posts by Casey Francis

3 Reasons to #ActOnClimate

There are more than the three reasons below to #ActOnClimate. Maybe the most convincing reason is the simplest: It's the right thing to do! The earth is our home and it's time we start keeping it a whole lot nicer!

Midwest Week of Action Builds Awareness About Climate Change

The Center is joining organizations from across the Midwest for a regional week of action, in order to build awareness for the Clean Power Plan, and encourage rural residents to voice their support for limits on carbon pollution from our nations power plants. The Clean Power Plan proposal isn't just about cutting carbon, it will encourage more investment in clean renewable energy and energy efficiency, which are both great ways to save money, and spark economic development.

#SupportRural on #GivingTuesday, December 2

​Your belly will probably be full of turkey from Thanksgiving. Your feet may hurt from hunting from Black Friday and your fingers might be sore from clicking for Cyber Monday shopping. But, on December 2, let your heart swell with #GivingTuesday. It’s a global day for giving back. The Center for Rural Affairs joins #GivingTuesday on December 2, 2014 by challenging you to #SupportRural.