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Nearby AARP Community Challenge Grantees

Roanoke, VA

AARP Community Challenge Grant Year: 2018

Project Category: Public Spaces

Description: This grant will enhance an existing community garden with raised beds, permanent benches and a picnic table, and seasonal portable toilet facilities to engage community members in healthier lifestyles, especially those from nearby senior living centers. The garden is also making the neighborhood safer and encouraging people to use outdoor spaces more.

Bedford, VA

AARP Community Challenge Grant Year: 2019

Project Category: Transportation

Description: This project will add benches, bike racks, signage and trash cans along three walk and bike loops, integrating public art into benches and bike racks. The entire project will be done while capturing public input.

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AARP Virginia State Office

901 E Byrd Street
Suite 1005
Richmond, VA 23219
United States

Phone: 866-542-8164
Fax: 804-819-1923
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