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FOLAR invests in developing the greenway-blueway trail network, enhancing the river, organizing cleanups, and other events that protect the river. In addition to enjoying the lower Appomattox River by attending river-related events and programs, there are other ways to get involved directly!
JOIN FOLAR and help build the Appomattox River Trail for all to enjoy!
DONATE to FOLAR’s general fund. If you’re already a member, increase your impact by helping FOLAR improve river ecology, protect special places, and promote outdoor connections.
DONATED TO THE FOLAR FOUNDERS FUND to honor our longest serving founding board members, Richard Taylor and Wayne Walton.
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Sign up to VOLUNTEER with FOLAR. Use the form below to send us a message about your specific interest or for other questions or requests.
Learn about the FOLAR Environmental Stewardship Scholarship
Meet our volunteer FOLAR Board Members
The FOLAR board meets bimonthly to establish goals and update members on progress of projects. https://folar-va.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/FOLAR-Board-Members-Key-Staff-LIST-2021_09.pdfIt is an organization that consists of volunteers who are serious about the projects they take on that results in a good track record of a list of successfully completed assignments.
Click here to see a list of our current board members and FOLAR Bylaws.
Regional Trails Program Director
FOLAR BOARD MEETING SCHEDULE:
THIRD Wednesday of even months (February, April, June, August, October, and December) at 5:00PM at the Crater Planning District Commission, 1964 Wakefield Street, Petersburg, VA 23805. Unless otherwise noted. Public welcome.
October 20, 2021 – Virtual-Hybrid; Agenda Minutes
November 17, 2021. Special Closed Session
December 15, 2021 – Virtual-Hybrid
February 16, 2022 – TBD
April 20, 2022 – TBD
June 15, 2022 -TBD
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