VASWCD Educational Foundation

The VASWCD Educational Foundation is a nonprofit and classified as a 501(c)(3) organization that was established in 1990. The mission of the Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts and its Foundation is to provide and promote leadership in the conservation of natural resources through stewardship and education programs. The VASWCD and its Foundation coordinates conservation efforts statewide to focus effectively on issues identified by local member districts.

Funding for activities such as  Envirothon  and Youth Conservation Camp is provided through donations made by individuals, corporations, organizations, and other foundations as well as fundraising efforts. Contributions to the VASWCD Educational Foundation are used to support educational efforts within the Commonwealth and are tax deductible.

The Association Officers and the Area Chairs shall constitute the full Foundation Board of Directors in addition to an elected President, Vice President, and Treasurer.