The Return of the Osprey!

We are excited to announce that the RVA Osprey Cam, and the RVA Osprey, have returned to their perch above the James River!

We’re Excited to Announce New Board Members!

As a small nonprofit organization, we rely very heavily on volunteers to make our work possible. Some of our strongest and most dedicated volunteers are our Board of Directors. We’re excited about welcoming some new faces!

A Fond Farewell from Bryce

As you all should know by now, Bryce Wilk is leaving the James River Park System for a position with Virginia State Parks. He shared some parting thoughts with us:

Help Us Advocate for Park Funding!

There are a few important pieces of legislation that the Friends would like to update you about. Most important to us are the proposed budget amendments to fund our Master Plan to the tune of $15 million per year for two years.