VOF seeks grant proposals for public open space projects

$1.13 million available from Preservation Trust Fund and Get Outdoors programs. Applications being accepted through April 16, 2021.


acres in Virginia protected.


miles of rivers and streams.


miles of hiking and biking trails.


acres conserved every hour since 1966.

Protect Your Land

Start here if you have open space that you would like to protect with help from the Virginia Outdoors Foundation.

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Board Meetings

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The Mariners’ Museum and Park in Newport News has received a Get Outdoors grant from the Virginia Outdoors Foundation, helping to make Mariners’ Lake accessible to everyone.



Places That Connect

Phillips Farm, Loudoun County

The 144-acre Phillips Farm provides more than just the viewshed for the historic village of Waterford. It is also the site of a nature trail, a monarch butterfly way station, and an outdoor classroom for Loudoun County K-12 students.

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Bull Run Mountains Blog

Meet some of the people and land behind our work