“There is so much to protect in the Shenandoah Valley.
We joined forces to make sure we're up to the task.”
“Shenandoah Forum has always worked to promote informed and respectful community dialogue. Joining with the Alliance makes certain our efforts to preserve the things that make our county and the Shenandoah Valley a great place to live and work can continue.”
—Kim Woodwell, Alliance Program Director & Shenandoah Coordinator
"We work to bring reliable information to local decision-makers so that land use planning decisions protect the working farms and scenic beauty of the Shenandoah Valley while allowing room for sensible growth in the right places."
—Kim Sandum, Rockingham Coordinator & Transportation Lead
"The vibrant rural heritage in the Shenandoah Valley is the foundation for our high quality of life here. We at Augusta County Alliance are excited to link arms with others working tirelessly to keep the valley special for future generations."
—Nancy Sorrells, Augusta Coordinator
"Welcome to the Alliance! Please join us in conserving our region’s extraordinary rural landscapes, clean streams and rivers, and thriving communities."
—Kate Wofford, Executive Director
In 2018, four long-standing local organizations — Community Alliance for Preservation, Shenandoah Forum, Shenandoah Valley Networkand Augusta County Alliance — came together as Alliance for the Shenandoah Valley. We work to ensure that the land, water and community resources we all cherish will be protected for the long-haul.