GOVA meeting to share success stories and discuss rural leadership

On May 5 partners and grantees of GO Virginia Region 3 will gather at The Prizery in South Boston for the semi-annual All-Hands Meeting where beneficiaries of GOVA projects will share their personal experiences. The meeting will also discuss community leadership through an interactive survey. Register Here Business leaders, educators, government officials and others dedicated […]

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Region 3 Grant to Support Expansion of SVRA Shovel-Ready Sites

The Southern Virginia Regional Alliance (SVRA) received funding from the GO Virginia Region 3 Council and the Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission (TRRC) in support of a business site development program, paralleling that of the Virginia Economic Development’s Partnership’s (VEDP) site characterization program. Ten publicly-owned sites have been identified across the region which include sites […]

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Region 3 Grant Supports Work-Based Learning

The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR) was recently awarded over $581,000 to lead ExperienceWorks, a work-based learning (WBL) system that leverages GO Virginia Region 3 and Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission (TRRC) investments. The system connects students and young adults to high-skill, high-wage employment opportunities through a variety of career development and WBL opportunities. “We […]

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