A parcel owned by the Capital Region Land Conservancy along the Appomattox River is now protected for public access and will contribute to the development of the Appomattox River Trail.
V.B. “Tack” Richardson, III, of Alexandria and Elizabeth Copeland of King William County have been appointed to VOF’s board.
VOF is seeking proposals for projects that will create safe access to open space and provide other public benefits.
Projects being funded include parks, trails, community gardens, and other spaces that will connect people with the outdoors.
Formerly of DCR and Richmond Parks and Recreation, Nathan Burrell joins VOF as community conservation and government relations director.
Call 844-863-9800 and use new staff extensions to reach our programs and services.
Fledgling program gives the next generation of conservationists hands-on experience in easement stewardship.
Applications for latest round of Preservation Trust Fund and Get Outdoors grants are due by March 11, 2022.
VOF welcomes Board Chair Sissy Crowther of Northumberland County, Elsie Delva-Smith of Middlesex County, and Ali Afonja of Hampton to its governance board.
Projects include outdoor classrooms, neighborhood green spaces, historic sites and other community-driven projects in 25 towns and cities.