$2 million available for open space projects

VOF is seeking proposals for projects that will create safe access to open space and provide other public benefits. Applications are due March 7, 2023.


acres in Virginia protected.


miles of rivers and streams.


miles of hiking and biking trails.


acres conserved every hour since 1966.

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The Virginia Outdoors Foundation has helped Virginia landowners protect hundreds of thousands of acres of farmland and forestland since 1966. Discover how VOF can help you protect your land for future generations.



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Grant Spotlight

Bull Run Mountains Blog

Reflections on Gratitude

This past Saturday, preserve manager Joe Villari and I were thrilled to welcome fourteen participants to the north section for a guided hike. While we spent the afternoon enjoying the

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