Community Organizations

Aging Together

Aging together is a collaborative partnership of business leaders and  citizens who care about senior citizens and caregivers in Rappahannock County. We conduct community education and seek to fill gaps in service for older adults. Join our team meetings: 4th Thursdays at 2:30 at the Rappahannock Library.

1835 Industry Dr., Culpeper VA 22701
(540) 829-6405
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Boy Scouts

(540) 222-9465

Businesses of Rappahannock

Businesses of Rappahannock is a community organization of business owners who live and work in Rappahannock County. Our goal is to promote all local businesses, including tourist based and local services, to ensure that Rappahannock County remains a viable place to live, work and play for all of our members and their clientele.

3 Library Rd, Washington VA 22747
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Cub Scouts

(540) 422-3463

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

(540) 987-8431

Living Sky Foundation

Living Sky Foundation is a diverse, community organization in support of the living arts. Its goal is to promote healthier living and better lives by illustrating a joyous, simpler existence through personal transformation, social change, peaceful resolution, and ecological stewardship.

A focus on self-expression, regenerative arts, mindfulness and positive values are emphasized through creative and cultural enrichment programs and curriculum development designed to serve the planet and fuel communities with knowledge and simple tools that assist in efforts to awaken the spirit, restore balance in nature, preserve our natural landscape, and promote responsibility for ideal citizenship and support continuous learning and youth leadership.

Please visit Livingky.org for more information or visit our project pages on Facebook including Sperryville ARTist Cooperative and Roaming Red Tent Sisterhood.

A Showcase of the Heart with Soul ~ Sperryville ARTist Cooperative features fine artists and craftsmen who celebrate the natural beauty and farmland heritage of the Virginia’s Piedmont Region.  Supporting both traditional and non-traditional artists, this inviting, yet rustic gallery exhibits an enticing collection of paintings, mixed media, photography, three-dimensional work and art of social commentary.  In addition to an exciting collection of fine art, handcrafts, and custom designed jewelry; the gallery shop includes educational tools, art supplies, fair trade, hemp products, folk art and cultural gift items for all ages. 

Studio is open limited weekend and holiday hours. Private viewings by appointment are encouraged.


P.O. Box 122

Washington, VA 22747-0122

3 River Ln, Sperryville, VA 22740
(540) 987-9288
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PATH Resource Center

The PATH Resource Center offers tools, training, consulting and resources to nonprofits serving Fauquier, Rappahannock, and northern Culpeper counties to help strengthen their organizations' impact on their communities. The PATH Resource Center is made possible through a partnership between the PATH Foundation and the Center for Nonprofit Excellence. The PATH Resource Center, funded by the PATH Foundation, will be managed and operated by CNE. Office hours are 10 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday. Please visit our website at http://www.pathforyou.org/resource-center/ for the latest workshop dates and other online resources.

321 Walker Drive, Suite 201, Warrenton, VA, 20186
(540) 680-4100
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Project Rainbow

(540) 987-8978

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 193 “village” organizations around the country with the same mission), Rapp at Home seeks volunteers and others interested in the mission. Contact planning coordinator Mary Katherine Ishee at mk@rappathome.org.

567 Mt. Salem Ave., Suite 2, Washington VA 22747
(540) 937-4663
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Rappahannock Animal Welfare League

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

Rappahannock Benevolent Fund

Our mission is to provide financial and supportive services in a confidential and compassionate manner to residents of Rappahannock County in times of crisis.

370 Gay Street, Washington, VA 22747
(540) 671-0421
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Rappahannock Center for Education

LifeLong Learning and Workforce Training Classes and Programs. Now located at the Sperryville Schoolhouse.

12018 Lee Highway, Sperryville VA 22740
(540) 987-8299
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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. The Board of Supervisors is elected to serve four-year terms and is basically responsible for the legislative, administrative, and financial aspects of County government. The Board holds regular meetings at 2:00 PM for General Business and 7:00 PM for Public Hearings once a month at the County Courthouse located in the Town of Washington, and such other meetings as the pace of business may dictate.

Rappahannock County has a County Administrator, Garrey W. Curry, Jr. 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. The County Planning Commission consists of seven members, one of whom is a member of the Board of Supervisors, another of whom is a representative of the Board of Zoning Appeals and the remaining five who are appointed to four-year terms of office by the Board of Supervisors by voting district. The Board of Zoning Appeals consists of five members all appointed at large by the Circuit Court for five-year terms of office.

Mailing address is P.O. Box 519, Washington, VA 22747

3 Library Road, Washington, VA 22747
(540) 675-5330
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Rappahannock County Democratic Committee

(540) 987-8019

Rappahannock County Republican Committee

(540) 937-2650

Rappahannock Food Pantry

(540) 675-1177

Rappahannock Senior Citizen Center

(540) 987-3638

Rappahannock Sheriff’s Office

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

Rappahannock-Rapidan Medical Reserve Corps

(540) 829-7350



(540) 987-8099

R​appahannock Lions Club

(540) 675-3629

Serendipity Equine

Serendipity Equine partners rescued and rehabilitated horses with individuals of all abilities and levels for educational and equine-assisted programs such as riding academy lessons (tiny tots, juniors, and adults), mounted archery, cart driving, horsemanship, barn excursions, and therapeutic riding sessions taught by a dual PATH and EAGALA certified therapeutic instructor. Serendipity's goal is to provide these programs to the community at large regardless of social or economic standing while creating an inclusive community equestrian center where integration, not segregation, of individuals at-risk or those with disabilities, is the rule. Additionally, we offer equine-assisted programs, free of charge for veterans, first-responders, and youth-at-risk. We are a 501(c)(3) organization located in beautiful Amissville, VA. 

162 Rollins Road, Amissville, VA 20106
(540) 316-0302
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Washington Ladies Auxiliary

(540) 675-3615

W​oodville Community Organization

(540) 987-9523