BECOME A RIVERFRONT CHAMPION

WE’RE HAPPY YOU’RE HERE

Hello, river neighbor! From one river steward to another, we are happy to connect.

We’re gathering Riverfront Champions together to unite as a community group where we can share river care resources, learn from each other about preserving views while reducing erosion and strengthening shorelines, and ultimately, work together to protect our shared resource.

Let’s get together and enhance our river!

SIGN UP FOR THE RIVERFRONT CHAMPIONS EMAIL LIST

Sign up for the Riverfront Champions email list to make your membership official! We will communicate with you regarding river care resources, upcoming workshops/volunteering opportunities/events, and more.

Yes! Sign me up for the Riverfront Champions email list.

REGISTER FOR THE RIVERFRONT CHAMPIONS GATHERING

WEDNESDAY, MAY 22

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Join us for a social gathering with fellow Riverfront Champions and members of FOLAR! Enjoy small bites and refreshments as we tour our new trail center, share ideas and river care resources, and get to know each other.
Riverfront home in Colonial Heights
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CHECK OUT OUR 2024 EVENTS

DON’T FORGET – Join us for our 2024 Outstanding Community Service Awards & Ribbon Cutting on May 31 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.!

REPORTS & RESOURCES

This program is supported by the Virginia Environmental Endowment and other community partners. The Appomattox River is part of the James River Watershed, and FOLAR partners with the James River Association (JRA) and their riparian buffer and shoreline restoration programs.

Apply for the JRA Buffer program
Currently available for landowners in Chesterfield and Dinwiddie Counties only

Apply for JRA Living Shoreline Cost Share Program
Currently available for landowners in Prince George County only

Native Plants for Southeast Virginia

Native Plants for VA’s Capital Region

FOLAR’s Native Garden Plant Inventory

FOLAR Climate Change Adaptation Plan

Virginia Coastal Resilience Master Plan

Keep Virginia Beautiful Resources

Our Partners