New Year, New Goals

I know that current conventional wisdom is that New Year’s Resolutions aren’t good for you, but I just can’t help myself! New year – new planner, new calendar, new opportunities, new start. But, if it suits the reader, we change “resolutions” to “goals,” because we should all have goals! Check out how Virginia Main Street … More New Year, New Goals

That’s a Wrap on the Creating Community Vitality Series!

We sincerely hope that everyone enjoyed the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development’s (DHCD) 2021 Creating Community Vitality (CCV) Series! Last month, the year long training wrapped up by reviewing the major lessons of the CCV Series and discussing how to get your community involved as we look ahead to the future. From storytelling … More That’s a Wrap on the Creating Community Vitality Series!

Newport News, Norfolk and Portsmouth Awarded Port Host Communities Revitalization Fund Awards

Recently, Governor Northam announced Port Host Communities Revitalization Fund (PHCRF) awards, totaling $1.5 million, that will rehabilitate a waterfront industrial property in Portsmouth, develop a testing site in Norfolk for unmanned surface and underwater vehicles and create retail and office space in Newport News! Learn more about each PHCRF project below: “Investing in our Port … More Newport News, Norfolk and Portsmouth Awarded Port Host Communities Revitalization Fund Awards

VMS Webinar: Getting Organized for the New Year!

On January 19, 2022, Virginia Main Street (VMS) will hold a webinar to help communities get organized for the New Year, focusing on essential skills to build relationships and mobilize resources for community impact! 2022, the year to grow your organizational support, relationships, and resources. Starting off the new year right, hitting the ground running … More VMS Webinar: Getting Organized for the New Year!