Our coaches work to, connect the fellow with civic and career networks, ask non-judgemental questions to help projects grow, support fellows when things seem hard, and cheer on fellows when they find successes.

TFI covers costs associated with resources and is completely funded by donors like you!

Help the mission of TFI by volunteering for upcoming events and tasks!

Bring hygiene and cleaning supplies or nonperishable foodstuffs to MVMNT Church on any given Sunday, and we will ensure that the donated materials get into the hands of the people who need it most!

Paddle along with RCA’s River Stewards to help with cleanup and outreach efforts or adopt a section of the river. Visually inspect the river, remove trash, record wildlife sightings, and share information with river users.

Collect, sort, and identify benthic macroinvertebrates (bottom-dwelling bugs). Identify some bugs in the lab. Ongoing in Spring and fall. Monitoring one site usually takes 2-4 hours. Lab work is flexible.

Assist with watershed education programs. Educate school children and community about water quality and the Rivanna.

Collect and test water samples for E. Coli and turbidity.

Across the nation, there is an ongoing foster care crisis with more youth entering the local foster care systems than families to serve them. On any given day, there are more than 900 youth in care in our service region alone, with more than 5,000 in Virginia and nearly 445,000 in the United States.These children…