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Rural Ontario Institute

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-826-4204
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Primary Contact Norm Ragetlie, Executive Officer; Email:
Alternate Contact Gabrielle Ferguson, Leadership Program Director; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Building vision, voice and leadership for strong and vibrant rural and northern Ontario communities.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 2010
Alternate Executive Suzanne Trivers, Board Chair
Funding Provincial ; Donations ; Fees - workshops / seminars ; Third Party Contracts ; Sponsorships
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Offers rural leadership development and training, including Advanced Agricultural Leadership Program (AALP) * initiates dialogue and supports collaboration on issues facing rural and northern Ontario 
**Governed by a 12-member volunteer board
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions * individual and organizational membership
Application Visit website for information on leadership training
Languages English
Fees Program - fees for workshops and seminars
Site Information
Site Location North of Guelph
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
7382 Wellington Rd 30
Guelph, ON N1H 6J2
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Self Employment / Entrepreneurship
Service Categories Issue Advocacy ~ Rural Issues ; Leadership Development ~ Rural Residents ; Rural Economic Development

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