Rural Ontario Institute

Contact Information
Alternate Name ROI
Office Phone 519-826-4204
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Primary Contact Norm Ragetlie, Executive Officer; Email:
Alternate Contact Gabrielle Ferguson, Leadership Program Director; Email:
Alternate Executive Suzanne Trivers, Board Chair
Description (Site) Located near Royal Distributing Athletic Performance Centre
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
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Building vision, voice and leadership for strong and vibrant rural and northern Ontario communities.
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
Time-Limited Events See website for a list of workshops and seminars
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 2010
Funding Provincial ; Donations ; Fees - workshops / seminars ; Third Party Contracts ; Sponsorships
Service Categories Issue Advocacy ~ Rural Issues ; Leadership Development ~ Rural Residents ; Rural Economic Development