Verdun Adventure Bound - EVENTS & NEWS






What is it?

The Groundwork project is a leadership development and career readiness program. The Program runs for eight weeks, taking place one day per week for six hours. Weekly session topics are Team Building; Initiative & Self Starting; Communication; Collaboration; Relationships; Conflict Resolution & Problem Solving; Resiliency; CPR,First Aid, and Personal Safety Training. The Groundwork Project is a joint venture between Verdun Adventure Bound and Rappahannock Goodwill Industries.

As The Groundwork Project, we seek to strengthen eack individual's mind and body, providing practical skill building that leads to sustainable employment; therefore,strenthening our community as a whole.

Who is Eligible?

The Groundwork Project is open to any person age 16 to 24, who has a life circumstance present making is difficult to find employment. Eack participant in The Groundwork Project will need to be able to work independently and is able to complete all activities of daily living skills. 

How do I Apply?

To apply for The Groundwork Project, you must be recommended by an adult, other than a family member.

Questions About Applying?

Contact Sara Debes:

Phone: 540.604.6241 

The groundwork Project is made possible by generous funding from the Ohrstrom Foudation.




Artistic Sips of Vino - Paint Class with Wine

Step-by-step instructions for you to creat a beautiful spring-themed painting. Canvas, paint, brushes and instructions provided. Bring an apron and a easel if you wish. 

Space is limited to 30 participants (preferred ages 13 + older)

$35 per person - includes one free glass of wine from Narmada Winery


Call 540.937.4920 or send and email

Nonprofit Family Day and Music - OPEN TO PUBLIC NOON - 5 P.M.

Games/Activities ; Food and Entertainment throughout the afternoon

Nonprofits only 9am - Noon

The Expo will enable nonprofits to get to know each other and share information. The Family Fun session will offer the residents of the tricounty area, a good look at our many nonprofits. our goal is to enable nonprofits to have some fun while sharing their stories with the people they serve. Possibilities for volunteerism, donations and other support will assist nonprofits in accomplishing their individual missions.

For more information please email Robin Kruczek at:

​Golf Tournament in Loving Memory of Dudley Payne, Jr. 

Fauquier Springs Country Club

9236 Tournament Drive, Warrenton, VA

Time: Registration at 8AM. Shotgun starts at 9AM

Entry Fee: $125.00 (includes: green fees,gift bags,drinks on the course, cart drinks and catered lunch) All players will receive a free round of golf for fourm redeemable Monday through Thursday, cart fees not included, courtesy of Fauquier Springs. 

Payment due by Friday, Marck 16, 2018

To Register or for more information please contact VAB office at 540.937.4920 or Email: