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

Recycling

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  • Establishing stronger, consensus based goals for recycling in Virginia
  • Building stronger markets for recycled materials in Virginia
  • Expanding and improving recycling in schools.
  • Establishing more “on the go” recycling options at special events and public venues
Friends of Twin Lakes State Park wins for Recycling

In an effort to increase awareness of the park’s recycling program, grant funds will be used to purchase recycling bins and lumber to create a centralized waste disposal station.

Frederick County Recycling wins Recycling Cash

Frederick County Recycling in Winchester has been awarded a 30 in Thirty Green Grant of $750 for its Recycling project.

Harmony Hall Farms Homeowners Wins Green Grant

Harmony Hall Farms Homeowners Association in Northumberland County has been awarded our 2nd Green Grant in our 30 in Thirty program of $750 in the Litter Prevention Category.

OMG the GAC!

We knew that our cleanup with askHRgreen was a huge success, but seeing all of these pictures took our breath away.

Adopting a Highway is a Beautiful Act

Some friends recently shared a Beautiful Act on our Get Caught page, but their pictures don’t really tell the full story – and it’s a beautiful one. The Miller Heights Neighborhood Association adopted Miller Heights Road in Oakton, Virginia.

We Accept the #TrashTag Challenge!

March 20th was officially the first day of Spring, and also the kickoff for the annual Great American Cleanup. We used that joyous occasion to accept our own #TrashTag Challenge.

You Want Me to WHAT?

Did you make some New Years Resolutions? Friends, Shiver in the River is an opportunity to keep those promises.