Congratulations Sarah Francisco – Conservator of the Year

     Each year Valley Conservation Council works to recognize someone in our community that has provided a substantial impact on conservation in our region. At the annual meeting on September 10, we were proud to recognize Sarah Francisco, Director of the Virginia Office of the Southern Environmental Law Center. In Sarah we recognized a leader who serves to protect our natural resources, including George Washington National Forest, provides an uplifting and hopeful vision to others in a turbulent time, and whose continued efforts will provide a lasting impact on conservation issues important to our region, our future, and our children’s children’s children’s future. Thank you for your work Sarah!

Editor’s note: Sarah Francisco was a Nature Camper from 1990-1996 and was feature in the Afterglow, Follow the Gleam article in the October 2012 Issue. The Nature Camp Family is proud of you Sarah!

SERVICE WEEKEND UPDATES

Spring Service Weekend 2017

The past Spring Service Weekend, which took place the third weekend of May (as it does each year), resulted in the completion of many smaller projects as well as progress on those continuing from weekends prior. Service weekend is an opportunity for those who believe in Camp’s mission to gather there, enjoy the company of […]