OUR MISSION

To build community by sustaining and enhancing local connections that promote
the environmental, economic, and social vitality of the Applegate Valley.

WHAT WE DO

A Greater Applegate (AGA) is the community building organization serving the Applegate Valley.  Our mission is to build community by sustaining and enhancing local connections that promote the environmental, economic and social vitality of the Applegate Valley.  AGA learns about area priorities using listening sessions, surveys and other forms of outreach and works in partnership to address local needs and opportunities. We like to say that A Greater Applegate is a place where community values, community vision, and community voices lead to community action.  Explore the Community Connections tab to learn more.

What’s Up With AGA

      • Upcoming Opportunities:
      • Business Network Meeting; September 21st @Red Lily Vineyard 5:30-7:30pm
      • The Small Business Technical Assistance Program has closed! We will alert folks if more SBTA funding becomes available in the future.
      • A Greater Applegate (AGA) is pleased to announce the launch of its third annual Momentum Grants program. More information and the application form can be found on our website (agreaterapplegate.org) under the Community Connections tab. Applications will be accepted until October 4, 2021. Applications should be emailed to info@agreaterapplegate.org.For three years, AGA has set aside 5% of its funding from the Ford Institute for Community Building ($5,000) to seed projects in the Applegate Valley aligned with its mission to build community by sustaining and enhancing local connections that promote the environmental, economic, and social vitality of the Applegate Valley. Requests for up to $2,500 are considered and typical grants range from $500 to $1,500. Click here for an application.

Thank you so much for your love and commitment to the Applegate community! I'm super impressed with the integrity and character of the AGA team. Standing ovation for 14 neighborhood listening sessions!! Give yourselves big pats on the back for all the important work done thus far! You are appreciated!

Leigha Perry

It’s very rewarding to unite good people in a community. The effort to keep people focused on the end goal and the ensuing benefits of working together is a big job. I wish you all the best and I’m proud to be a member of this fine organization.

Mark L. Taylor

A Greater Applegate is fast becoming essential glue for this community.

Audrey Eldridge

You are doing a fine community job in the Applegate. Keep your hearts and heads strong.

Steve Dee

AGA is doing so much to support nonprofit, businesses and residents of the Applegate. Thank you for your dedication to this very special valley!

Brooke Nuckles Gentekos

Thank you guys for all that you do for the Applegate!

Sue Owens

AGA has its finger on the pulse of AV; we trust its judgment.

Stacie Brink

I really appreciate what this organization is doing for our rural community; they have so much to offer for rural businesses.

Jeanne Schattler

AGA is bringing the Applegate together!

Jeff & Carol Martin

My husband I want to support the excellent work that A Greater Applegate does for the community.

Deborah and Drummond Rennie