Rural Learning & Resources

Learning & Convening

Resource Roundups
Connect with NAO and funder representatives and learn about available resources in your community.

Regional Conferences
NAO is the organizer for several important regional conferences including Guiding More Good in Corvallis, the Oregon Nonprofit Leaders Conference in Ashland, the High Desert Conference in Bend, and the Eastern Oregon Nonprofit Conference in Ontario.

Springboard Rural Workshop Series (Regional)
This interactive series goes beyond the basics to explore the nuances of nonprofit board management, helps nonprofits create and execute their annual fundraising calendar, and provides tools to better manage cash flow. Designed specifically with rural nonprofits in mind, these sessions are applicable to both nonprofit staff and board members.

Webinars and Learning Networks


Online Tools and Resources
NAO’s Nonprofit Resource Library includes informative, practical tools, handouts, and templates to guide your work. Here is the Resources Index to quickly find what you need!

NAO Help Desk
NAO’s Help Desk provides confidential, professional support for nonprofits seeking information, resources, and referrals. Contact us at  

NAO’s Community Calendar
Find and post nonprofit events coming up in your community! 

Stay Connected

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Questions? E-mail or call 503-239-4001