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
A Beautiful Shiver in the River ’18

The River went down, the temperature went up, and the Fourth Annual Shiver in the River was a huge success!

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Reflections from a Land of Fire and Ice

I recently returned from 10 days in Iceland. They have a mindset about recycling and their environment, and it would seem to be a good model for here.

30 in Thirty 2017

Going into this year, we had awarded $145,000 to 195 different projects. This year, they ranged from $500 to $1,000, and five winners were awarded $2,000 to expand and/or continue legacy projects!

New River Resource Authority Bags 30 in Thirty

We awarded the New River Resource Authority in Southwest, Virginia, a $750 30 in Thirty grant for their recycling proposal called, “Bags for Benches.”

Oyster Shell Recycling Wins 30 in Thirty

We awarded the Virginia Oyster Shell Recycling Program (VOSRP) a $2,000 30 in Thirty grant for their Recycling project.

Keep James City County Beautiful Wins 30 in Thirty

We awarded Keep James City County Beautiful (KJCCB) a $1,000 30 in Thirty grant for their Recycling project.