Community Resources

Sustainability | Cool Local Services | Local & Regional Events| Food & Health

Join our Meetup Group - The Northern Virginia Garden Ninjas


Sustainability Resources Near and Far

Mason Sustainability Institute

Green America

National Green Pages

Rebuild Warehouse, a great local resource

Habitat for Humanity NOVA Restore

Unique Thrift Store, Don't buy new, buy used. Huge store !


Local & Regional Events

Grow Your Health- Gardening, Local Food & Wellness Festival

SpringFest Fairfax, Where we have our big spring plant sale

Vienna Green Expo, Check out the local green scene

Mother Earth News Fair, beyond fun !

Local Sierra Club Chapter

Fairfax County Green Breakfasts, Good topics, good company, and breakfast too


Local Services from Cool Folks

Trees & Bees, Tom at We Recycle Trees can help with all your tree service needs and knows loads about bees too

Get a massage where you are treated like a person, not just a body like cookie-cutter chains- Alexandria Massage Therapy

Want some Remodeling or need a Handyman, Based in Vienna, these guys do great work ! Call Brian at HomeMedik

Just need someone to run some errands for you ? A Second Me Errand Service

Need help getting rid of a few things or deal with stuff from an estate ? Call Conquer the Clutter - In Northern VA

Vienna Commonplace, Online Neighborly Community in Vienna

Natural Awakenings DC Online and in Print

For Business

Need a Business Coach ? Call Steve Chiama and set up a meeting to see how he can help

Sharpen your business communication skills with Fran Ponick

The Ultimate NOVA Business Expo, Call Basile

For children & those who teach them

NOVA outside

Do our children want art lessons ? Check out the Meade Art Studio in Centreville. They have classes for adults too.


Food & Health

Go to Herb School

Call Teresa, she is an amazing healer, teacher and wise woman Green Comfort Herb School & Apothecary

Local Food & Health Bloggers

Kimberly Hartke - Hartke is Online !

Get Great Food

Raw Fermented and Awesome, Really ! Call Dawn Farmstead Ferments

Get locally sourced food at Maple Avenue Market

More Raw Food Revolution

Raw Gorilla The Ultimate Raw Food Book for those who are really going for it

Learn Raw with Jennifer Cornbleet