Community Organizations

Boy Scouts


Businesses of Rappahannock (BizRapp)

Membership organization that works to promote the cultural and historic heritage and tourism opportunities of Rappahannock County as well as its retail, dining, hospitality and other Rappahannock-based business offerings, online at and with an annual printed tear-off map distributed throughout the county. Contact BizRapp at

290 Gay St Washington VA 22747
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Cub Scouts


Episcopal Church Women of Washington, VA

379 Gay Street Washington, VA 22747
(540) 675-3716
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Foothills Forum

Foothills Forum is tackling the need for more fact-based, in-depth coverage of the issues we care about in Rappahannock County. We’re a nonprofit, independent group promoting community engagement, research and solutions. We invite every voice to the table.

311 Gay St., #2H, Washington, VA 22747
(540) 675-1207
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Girl Scouts


Project Rainbow


Rapp at Home

Working to establish itself in the coming year as a “village” organization dedicated to helping the county’s seniors stay in their homes as they age (a model established by more than 140 “village” organizations around the country with the same mission), Rapp at Home seeks volunteers and others interested in the mission. Contact planning coordinator Ken Gray at 540-422-1535 or

567 Mt. Salem Ave., Suite 3, Washington VA 22747
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Rappahannock Aging Together


Rappahannock Animal Welfare League

164 Weaver Road, Amissville VA 20106 540-937-3336

Rappahannock County

Rappahannock County has the traditional County Board of Supervisors form of government. The County has five voting districts that are decennially revised based upon population: Hampton, Jackson, Piedmont, Stonewall-Hawthorne, and Wakefield. One supervisor is elected from each district.

Rappahannock County has a County Administrator, Deborah A. Keyser, who acts as the Zoning and Subdivision Administrator. The Rappahannock County Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals are administrative agents for the County and the Circuit Court, respectively. They direct the administration of the Zoning, Subdivision and Erosion and Sediment Control Ordinances.

290 Gay Street P.O. Box 519 Washington, VA 22747
(540) 675-5330
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Rappahannock County Democratic Committee

The Rappahannock County Democratic Committee works toward a government at federal, state and local levels which fairly represent the interests of the persons within Rappahannock County, whether rich or poor; supports and fosters public institutions, including the public schools, that improve the quality of life in the County; responds sensibly to the needs of the unfortunate among us; and encourages the participation of all Democrats, as well as all those who share the Democratic perspective, in the political process.

General meetings are held on second Saturday of each month, from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the Washington Town Hall in Washington, VA. All meetings are open to the general public. For more information, go to or call Chair Ross O'Donoghue at 540-987-8019.

(540) 987-8019
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Rappahannock County Republican Committee


Rappahannock Food Pantry


Rappahannock Senior Citizen Center


Rappahannock Sheriff’s Office

383 Porter St, Washington, VA 22747 (540) 675-5300

Rappahannock-Rapidan Medical Reserve Corps



LifeLong Learning and Workforce Training Classes and Programs

11669 Lee Highway Sperryville VA 22740
540 987-8299
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R​appahannock Lions Club


Washington Ladies Auxiliary

(540) 675-3615

W​oodville Community Organization