A Rural Citizens' Organization
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Information and Diagnoses
Right Rural is an organization for everyone in the region and especially everyone interested in the activities, operation, and successes of Rural System.
A special unified human health, fitness, and accident prevention group is planned.
Charter membership of 10,000 people is anticipated. It costs about $25 per person per year. Membership supports the development and growth in effectiveness of Rural System but it also provides members many benefits including:
- A newsletter and access to the Right Rural web-site
- Notices of several occasional meetings each year
- Outdoor clothing discounts
- Outdoor equipment discounts
- Outdoor and nature book lists with discounts
- Discounts on memberships in The Foresters and The Wildland Walkers
- Discounts on Avi course entrance fees
- Discounts on several announced tours a year
- Discounted registration at an annual meeting
- Discounts for RuraLives entries
- Priority access to land management consulting and management service
- An annual rebate or award based on total profits of Rural System
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Membership within Rural System provides you with...
- A positive basis for tax deductions that also benefit the region
- Access to personal land valuation report
- A unique regional marker - Rural Reds
- Access to prime rate group insurance
- Access to a regional credit card program
- Membership pin and belt buckle
- Information about tours for members
- Access to a caretaker for your land if you "live away"
- Information about government programs and services available for your land holding
- A regular quarterly newsletter about the region and the role of Rural System within it
- A computer map of your county
- Testimony on forest and agricultural issues before your county, town, city and state government
- Reasonable first-cut protection effort from impacts of development
- Access to responsible land buyer or tenants
- Access to regional Land Trust staff
- Substantial savings in
- services of all divisions of the system
- savings on costs of events and tours
- savings on related memberships
- savings on purchases of outdoor clothing and boots
- savings on books
- savings on costs of annual meeting
- lower cost memberships in turkey, bear, raccoon, and other groups
- Notices of special events and opportunities
- Employment opportunity notices
- Money and energy-saving hints
- Resource improving hints
- Sign for display at property entrance
The "rebates" provide widespread personal incentives for the county and Rural System to "do well."
To be studied: By using www.Gravee.com the income from purchases from their adds are totaled and a large percentage of the returns to the bloggers are distributed to members of that social group (herein proposed to be members of RS.
Perhaps you will share ideas with Rural System staff about some of the topics above.
Revisions: December, 2009