Bethel Rural Community Organization formed from the merger of two previous organizations:  Bethel Community Organizaion (1991) and Pigeon Valley Citizens for Rural Preservation (2000).  BRCO began operation in 2001.  March 23, 2006 is the inception date for the organiation's incorporation as a 501(c) 3 non-profit.


BRCO's mission is to coordinate local and regional resources to perform programs and projects that enhance the quality of rural life in Bethel Community.


Preserving yesterday; Helping Today; Planning for Tomorrow


BRCO Meetings are held the second Tuesday of every other month, beginning in January, at the BRCO community center.  A pot-luck dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. followed by a speaker at 7 p.m. and a brief business meeting.  All visitors are welcome.

Board Members

Richard Coltman, Board Chair

Frances Adamson

Pat Carr

Rosemary Janes

Randy Thompson


Frances Adamson, President

Carroll Jones, Vice President

Susan Baxley, Secretary

John Baxley, Treasurer

About the BRCO Organization