University of Oregon (this new account/EIN for use after 5/1/03)
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
RARE is a community building program that focuses on Oregon's remote and rural communities. RARE members create outreach events, write plans, develop maps, organize downtown development efforts, complete historic preservation projects, implement hazard mitigation projects and start groups to take their work on after their service. RARE provides professional training and support for up-and-coming community development professionals from across the US by placing them with public and non-profit organizations throughout rural Oregon for 11 months.