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This year, Danville's Nonprofit Network is hosting its first ever volunteer of the year award and celebration. One of DRBA's many dedicated volunteers and river advocates, Jennifer Atkins, has been nominated! To vote for her as Volunteer of the Year, please click the following link: http://tinyurl.com/VOTE4Jennifer
Apple Dumpling Festival 5k Run/Walk is on October 18th, 2014 at 8am in Downtown Stuart, VA. The proceeds from the race benefits DRBA and trail development in Patrick County. Race is presented by EMI Security. Packet pickup is on race day from 7 - 7:45am in the parking lot associated with the Patrick County Food Bank. Registration is $20 until October 3rd and $25 after October 3rd and on race day. For questions contact Race Director, Rebecca Adcock at email@example.com or 276-229-9917.
Mayodan Mountain Bike Trail Building, made possible thanks to REI! Sign up. Help build the Mayodan Mountain Bike Trail at Farris Memorial Park! No experience necessary, but any shovels, rakes, gloves, mattocks that trail builders are willing to bring are much appreciated. We have several trail building days planned. To sign up for any of the scheduled work days, just CLICK HERE. All volunteers DURING REI DAYS receive a DRBA T shirt or a cookout lunch with our hearty thanks! We'll have plenty of snacks and beverages on hand as well for all the volunteer days.
Volunteer opportunity: Help is needed to restore a river access that has been used for many special activities; the banks of the access are beginning to wear away and repair is needed by moving several large rocks to help alter the flow of the river and deposit sediment back along the bank. To help, contact Krista Hodges at firstname.lastname@example.org.