DARTS is a non-profit organization open to all size businesses operating in the Durand Area. These include both manufacturing and service firms, in-home and out-of-home companies whether incorporated or privately owned. Individuals interested in community development are also invited to join DARTS.
The purpose of DARTS is to enhance the opportunities for local businesses to grow and the community to grow. It does this through sponsored activities that create greater awareness of the community. In addition, DARTS works with local governmental groups to ensure a business voice in decisions affecting members. Money for activities are acquired through dues and donations. Funds collected are used to support area events, provide educational and networking opportunities to member businesses, and promotion of member businesses. DARTS Board of Directors and committee members are all volunteers. General meetings are held monthly with committee meetings held at other times.