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Nelson : FCC Approves $220 million for 33 Electric Cooperatives to Provide Rural Broadband

Nelson : FCC Approves $220 million for 33 Electric Cooperatives to Provide Rural Broadband

[ 0 ] August 29, 2018

The following information is from The Rural Electric Cooperative Association: See CVEC mention down below ARLINGTON, Va. – Thirty-three electric cooperatives were announced today as winners of the Federal Communications Commission Connect American Fund II (CAF II) reverse auction. Those winning electric cooperatives will collectively receive $220 million over ten years to help defray the […]

Lovingston : Virginia Master Naturalists Award Grant To Nelson Middle School  Ecology Club

Lovingston : Virginia Master Naturalists Award Grant To Nelson Middle School Ecology Club

[ 0 ] December 14, 2017

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia On December 13, the Central Blue Ridge chapter (CBR) of the Virginia Master Naturalist program awarded a grant of $700 to the Nelson County Middle School for support of the Nelson Environmental Leadership Club. The club, sponsored by teacher Mary Haines-Johnson, provides students with investigative and environmental opportunities. Currently 17 students […]

Local Support Provides Needed Dollars To Match Grant For RVCC Green Initiative Project  (Update)

Local Support Provides Needed Dollars To Match Grant For RVCC Green Initiative Project (Update)

[ 0 ] August 3, 2016

Afton Nelson County, Virginia As we first told you weeks ago, considerable resistance was met when RVCC accepted a $20,000 grant from The Dominion Foundation. The same company promoting the Atlantic Coast Pipeline through Nelson and surrounding counties. After a unanimous decision by the RVCC board to return the grant to the Dominion Foundation, the […]

Nelson : News Alert : RVCC Board Votes Unanimously To Return $20,000 Dominion Foundation Grant

Nelson : News Alert : RVCC Board Votes Unanimously To Return $20,000 Dominion Foundation Grant

[ 0 ] July 19, 2016

Afton Nelson County, Virginia In a meeting held Tuesday evening – July 19, 2016 at the Rockfish Valley Community Center in Afton, the board voted unanimously on motion to return a Dominion Foundation grant that was received earlier this year. As we first told you in these earlier stories, considerable resistance was met when word […]

Nelson Resident In Meeting With RVCC Responds About Dominion Grant To Center

Nelson Resident In Meeting With RVCC Responds About Dominion Grant To Center

[ 2 ] July 1, 2016

Afton Nelson County, Virginia As we first reported on Thursday, the Rockfish Valley Community Center in Afton has accepted a matching grant from The Dominion Foundation for a windows project at the center. The grant, at times, has recently become a lightning rod of discussion since Dominion subsidiaries are also responsible for pursuing the Atlantic […]

UPDATE 3: News Alert : RVCC Accepts Grant From The Dominion Foundation (7.1.16)

UPDATE 3: News Alert : RVCC Accepts Grant From The Dominion Foundation (7.1.16)

[ 1 ] June 30, 2016

Scroll to the bottom for additional updates. Afton Nelson County, Virginia The Rockfish Valley Community Center has apparently accepted a grant to the tune of $20,000.00 from The Dominion Foundation, an arm of Dominion Resources, which is spearheading the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline. In a phone conversation with RVCC director Stu Mills, Mills told BRL publisher, Yvette Stafford […]

Almost Home SPCA Gets Nice Gift Just In Time For Christmas! : Via CBS-19

Almost Home SPCA Gets Nice Gift Just In Time For Christmas! : Via CBS-19

[ 0 ] December 23, 2013

Post by Blue Ridge Life Magazine.

Nelson County SPCA Receives $2000 Grant : 4.16.10

Nelson County SPCA Receives $2000 Grant : 4.16.10

[ 0 ] April 16, 2010

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia The Humane Society/SPCA of Nelson County recently received a $2,000 grant from the Virginia Federation of Humane Societies (VFHS) to support its Feral Cat Awareness Project. The Nelson Humane Society’s proposal was chosen from 29 applications to the VFHS Spay/Neuter Grant Program. The funds will be used for trap/neuter/return (TNR)of more […]

Wintergreen Adaptive Sports Receives $5000 Grant : 4.13.09

Wintergreen Adaptive Sports Receives $5000 Grant : 4.13.09

[ 1 ] April 13, 2009

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virignia WINTERGREEN ADAPTIVE SPORTS RECEIVES $5,000 CHARLOTTESVLLE AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION GRANT Wintergreen Adaptive Sports (WAS), a non-profit organization based at Wintergreen Resort that seeks to improve the lives of people with disabilities through adaptive sports, has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation. Michael Zuckerman, WAS Executive […]

Nelson County Community Fund Awards $92,000.00 In Grants : 4.8.09

Nelson County Community Fund Awards $92,000.00 In Grants : 4.8.09

[ 0 ] April 8, 2009

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia Members of The Nelson County Community Fund (NCCF) held their annual awards ceremony Tuesday afternoon in Lovingston, Virginia at The Nelson Center, to award some $92,000.00 in grants to various Nelson organizations. The NCCF provides financial assistance to charitable organizations and governmental agencies to address needs in Nelson County, Virginia through […]