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



  • Supporting sustainable classrooms and “No Child Left Inside” initiatives
  • Facilitating funding toward expanded and enhanced outreach to diverse groups
  • Promoting awareness of energy efficiency
Patrick Henry Boys & Girls Homes gets Grant

Fresh vegetables for everyone!

You Own It. Treat Virginia Wisely.

You Own It. Keep It Beautiful

1 By Youth in Manassas Garden’s for Good!

Impact of Keep Virginia Beautiful Grant for 1 By Youth Manassas 2011 Reaches from Richmond to Washington, DC On May 14, 2011, in Manassas, Virginia, 800 volunteers joined in a “one day, one community, one impact” neighborhood revitalization effort called 1 By Youth.  Volunteers repaired homes, cleaned streets, parks & waterways and transformed a three-acre field […]

Thinking too big for the Great American Cleanup?

Think that you’re too small to make a difference in the Great American Cleanup? You’re wrong!

Got Green Candidates?

As we get nearer Election time, we thought we’d look at some green Presidents

Grab Your Gloves! It’s the Great American Cleanup!

It’s coming in April-the 2012 Great American Cleanup!

JRA gives Denbigh HS’ Courtyard a Makeover!

The James River Association’s Extreme Stream Makeover was conducted the week of April 11, 2011 and targeted the Stoney Run watershed. The community-wide event focused on three sites, one of which was Denbigh High School (DHS). Thanks to the Beautification and Community Greening grant from Keep Virginia Beautiful, JRA was able to complete a unique project with DHS.