Association of Rural Communities in Texas

Small & Rural Communities Unified for Collaboration, Education, & Advocacy.

Serving Rural Texas for Over 20 Years!

ARCIT Virtual Silent Auction

We are excited to announce our first ever Virtual Silent Austin!

OPENS:     Wednesday, September 8th

CLOSES:    Friday, October 29th

The ARCIT Virtual Silent Auction is open to everyone and anyone!  Spread the word, tell your friends so they can join in on all the fun.

The Virtual Silent Auction features:

To participate in this auction, go to: ​​​​​

  • Click on “VIEW ALL ITEMS”. ​​​​​​​
  • To place bids and update your bids you will need to register on the auction site.
  • Click the “Login” button at the top of the page – it will ask you to log into your account.
  • You will need to create an account your first time on this site.  This is a quick process!
  • Log in and bid away!!


  • Bidding ends Friday, October  29 or when “Buy Now” maximum price is reached; whichever comes FIRST.
  • All Bids Placed are FINAL and non-refundable!

Questions? Contact: ​​​​​​​

STAY TUNED...More auction items to be announced soon!

Attend the 2021 ARCIT Annual Conference!

Note: September 16, 2021 is the last day to cancel conference registrations for a refund.

We have big things in store for the 2021 ARCIT Annual Conference.  It’s the ONLY Conference focused on rural and small communities!  County Commissioners can receive up to 14.5 hours of CE credits. It is a great opportunity to meet and discuss the important issues directly with state agencies and elected officials. The event will include keynote speakers, agency roundtables, expert industry panels and networking opportunities.

Agency Small Group Presentations Include:

  • Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs
  • Texas Lifestyle Magazine
  • Texas Attorney General’s Office
  • Community Action Partnership

Industry Break-out Presentations Include:

  • Windstream Communications & Totelcom Communications
  • CP&Y
  • Public Management, Inc.
  • Charter Communications, Inc.

Become a Member of ARCIT Today!

Your ARCIT membership offers a strong voice and resource to the Texas State Legislature, Texas State Agencies and the Federal Government to promote the best practices of rural policies and programs while enhancing the quality of life for all rural Texans.

ARCIT is the ultimate resource for rural and small communities in Texas to have one voice! Become a member today!!

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