Now Accepting PTF Grant Proposals

VOF has opened a $1.7 million grant round for its Preservation Trust Fund, which supports the protection of open space for public access, farming, wildlife habitat, and other public benefits. Applications are due August 8th.


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 you would like to protect.

Grant Portal

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Board Meetings

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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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2023 Community Impact Report

2023 Community Impact Report

2023 Community Impact Report Developing a report annually is an exercise in reflection for those compiling it. Fond memories reinforced our staff’s appreciation of the community, which contributed to the

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