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Ginter Urban Gardener

A 12-week course that teaches sustainable horticulture, urban greening and community building, to provide citizens with the skills necessary to increase community-supported urban green spaces.

Community Greening Toolkit

Beautiful RVA’s nurturing partners have developed a set of easy-to-use educational tools to help you begin creating a healthier, more sustainable environment.

Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for opportunities to volunteer? Beautiful RVA offers plenty of ways to get your hands dirty throughout the Richmond region.

Our Beautiful Mission

Beautiful RVA is fueled by collaboration – bringing together the combined efforts of a wide range of regional groups, both public and private, who carry the shared goal of making Richmond more beautiful in more ways than ever before.

Northside Food Justice Community Conversation

Join Us For A Community Conversation on how we can grow healthy food together in Northside Richmond to increase access to healthy food. There will be a light meal for those who attend. Bring your ideas, visions and aspirations as this is / will be a community planning session for the development of and/or enhancement of existing urban agriculture projects in Northside Richmond.

Mapping Beautiful RVA

Our Ginter Urban Gardener program deploys trained volunteer coordinators to community-engaged public green space across the region. Looking for a space to get involved? Check out the new Beautiful RVA Map today!

Become a Ginter Urban Gardener!

Apply for our training program