Organizing Tools

ROP’s most important work is to keep each Human Dignity Group vibrant, healthy, and growing.  This winter and spring, ROP will be traveling town to town and county to county meeting with human dignity groups to make plans for the year and develop strategies to build our groups in 2015!  Contact ROP today to set up your group strategy session.

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Rural Organizing Voices

Over the last several years ROP’s Founder, Marcy Westerling, and our own oral history project coordinator, Sarah Loose, have been documenting the ROP and human dignity group organizing model through essays, oral history interviews, videos, photos and archiving. That material will be made publicly available for the first time through Rural Organizing Voices.

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Celebrate Election Action!

Rural Oregonians delivered tens of thousands of STAND Voter Guides. Human Dignity Groups used the 2014 election as a teaching moment with our neighbors.  Our robust civic engagement program brings a voice for human dignity to electoral moments, to the Legislature and across small town Oregon.

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