Partners

ALLIANCES: COMMUNITY, BUSINESS, FOUNDATION,  COLLEGE, UNIVERSITIES

NRPA formed alliances with the following community/civic organizations, businesses, colleges, schools, foundations and governmental agencies

COMMUNITY AND CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS

Suffolk Partnership for a Healthy Community
Suffolk River Heritage Foundation
CEH Ruritan Club
Suffolk-Nansemond Historical Society
Oyster Reef Keepers of VA
Colonial Coast Girl Scouts: Juniors Troop 721
Chuckatuck Historical Society
Boy Scouts, #1
North Suffolk Rotary Club
Downtown Suffolk Rotary Club
Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce: Lead Hampton Roads Program
Bennetts Creek Lane Civic Association
King’s Fork Woman’s Club
Nansemond River Garden Club
Nansemond River Power Squadron
Nature Conservancy of Virginia
Possum Ruritan Club
Senior/Cadette Girl Scout Troop #782
Suffolk Art League
Suffolk Center for the Cultural Arts
Suffolk YMCA

BUSINESS ALLIANCES
Keurig, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.
TowneBank Foundation
BASF
Bennett’s Creek Nursery
Bennett’s Creek Pharmacy
Birdsong Corporation
Chuckatuck Creek Landing Company
Copico, Inc.
Duke Automotive
Enviro Mechanical Sales
Ferguson Enterprises
Landmark-Virginian-Pilot
Lowes
Mike Duman Automotive
Norfolk Southern Foundation
Smithfield Gardens
TFC Recycling
Unilever – Lipton Tea
Volvo-Penta
Wheelabrator

FOUNDATIONS

Community Action Coalition of Virginia
Hampton Roads Community Foundation
Pruden Foundation
Suffolk Foundation
Virginia Environmental Endowment

ENVIRONMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS

Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Elizabeth River Project
Hoffler Creek Preserve
James River Association
Lafayette Wetlands Partnership
The Izaak Walton League
Lynnhaven Now
The Nature Conservancy
Suffolk-Virginia Cooperative Extension Program
Wetlands Watch

CITY OF SUFFOLK

Department of Economic Development & Tourism
Department of Public Works
Department of Parks & Recreation

 SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES

City of Suffolk Public Schools
Nansemond Suffolk Academy
Isle of Wight Academy

College of William & Mary Law School, VA Coastal Policy Clinic
Old Dominion University
Virginia Institute of Marine Sciences (VIMS)

STATE AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES

VA Department of Environmental Quality
National Park Service
NOAA
US Fish and Wildlife Preserve – Dismal Swamp

NRPA Corporate River Savers Program:  Employees participate in NRPA Programs and activities

Volvo Penta:  NRPA Water Quality Monitoring Program, Oyster Restoration Program BASF Corporations:  NRPA Shoreline Clean the River Program Batten Bay Farm: NRPA Oyster Restoration Program

Keurig, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters:  Restore buffer and remove invasive species.