Alesia Blizzard, Jessica Soffee, Jacqueline Simmons, Sonja Mitchell, Kelsey Kennedy, Lois Graywolf, Jeffrey Williams, and Lishka Banda.

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The VCE Newport News crew from left to right: Alesia Blizzard, Jessica Soffee, Jacqueline Simmons, Sonja Mitchell, Kelsey Kennedy, Lois Graywolf, Jeffrey Williams, and Lishka Banda.

The City of Newport News office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is your local connection to Virginia's land-grant universities, Virginia Tech and Virginia State University.

Through educational programs based on research and developed with input from local stakeholders, we help the people of City of Newport News improve their lives.

We provide education through programs in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Viability.

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2019 Virginia Master Gardener Training begins in August 2019!
See the "Virginia Master Gardeners" selection under our "Get Involved" tab (above) for details.


Virginia Food Access Network (VFAN)

The Virginia Food Access Network (VFAN) accelerates efforts, connects partners, and shares resources to solve child hunger in Virginia and create nutritious food access for all Virginians.


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