Thank you to everyone that came out for to the August 22nd CRVI meeting in Lebanon! Special thanks to all the presenters, along with Restore Community Coffee and Honey Bea's Cafe & Ice Cream Parlour for the delicious food. Please see below for an important request from the Environmental Education Action Group and Friends of Southwest Virginia.

Environmental Education Action Group's Request for Proposal (RFP)

Friends of Southwest Virginia (FSWVA), a non-profit organization, is soliciting proposals from qualified individuals or organizations to develop a plan to establish St. Paul, VA as the ecological epicenter for Southwest Virginia providing a location for environmental studies and outreach, promotion of outdoor recreational and tourism destinations, as well as incubation of river and other outdoor related entrepreneurship in the Clinch River Valley. The purpose of this Request for Proposals is to identify an individual or organization to propose a plan for how best to create and implement the Clinch River Ecological Campus (CREC) in St. Paul, Virginia. See the following link for more information regarding the RFP.

Have a wonderful day and don't forget to go outside and enjoy the beautiful Clinch River this summer!