To engage and unite Virginians to improve our natural and scenic environment.



  • Protecting Virginia’s scenic viewsheds
  • Promoting more walkable and bicycle friendly options in communities
  • Promoting tree planting, roadside wildflower and scenic byway programs
Loft Ridge Cleans Up with 30 in Thirty

It is their plan to install a cleanup station at the central location of their tennis courts. This station will educate residents and visitors about the impacts of litter, while also providing the opportunity to put litter in its place, and make a positive impact in the community.

Richmond Guardian Angels Win 30 in Thirty

The Guardian Angels will construct raised flower beds in selected front yards in Jackson Ward.

Friends of Peak Creek Grab 30 in Thirty

We awarded Friends of Peak Creek (FOPC), an organization based in Pulaski, a $750 30 in Thirty grant for their litter prevention project.

Galax Wins 30 in Thirty for Recycled Art Project

Galax Public Art Committee will then team up with local artists to settle on the final design before beginning the project on July 8th.

Keep Hopewell Beautiful Wins First 2017 30 in Thirty

We awarded Keep Hopewell Beautiful (KHB) a $1,000 grant for their Beautification project.

Earth Day 2017

We celebrated the first Earth Day in 1970, but almost 50 years later, we’re not quite done.

30 in Thirty is Live!

It’s another season of 30 in Thirty Grants, and another season of beautiful things to do in Virginia!