See a full list of all upcoming events that EarthCraft Virginia is participating in, supporting or attending.


EarthCraft Virginia Lecture Series

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our first series of lectures. We plan to pick back up with more lectures this October! Stay tuned for more information.

EarthCraft Virginia was happy to host an informative building science lecture series designed for high performance building professionals. With nearly 12,000 families living in EarthCraft residences, EarthCraft staff and guest speakers were eager to share their lessons learned and best practices.


Annual EarthCraft Virginia Float Trip

June 27th – 29th, 2014

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our Fourth Annual Float Trip, which was hosted the weekend of June 27th – 29th. We had a blast!

Thanks to our 2014 Float Trip Partners and Sponsors!

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Earth Day 5K Race Without a Trace

Thanks to everyone who came out for the 2014 Richmond Earth Day 5K Race Without a Trace! It was a great event with perfect weather, great turnout and lots of fun.

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Annual Sustainable Leadership Awards

EarthCraft Virginia hosted its 5th Annual Sustainable Leadership Awards on April 1st, 2014 at the SunTrust Building in Richmond to recognize the region’s premiere developers, builders, architects, government officials and other industry professionals for their work in 2013.

Meet the winners!

Winners were awarded based on projects completed in 2013. This year’s award winners include:

  • Single Family Builder of the Year: Southern Development Homes – Charlottesville, VA
  • Single Family Project of the Year: “Near Net-Zero” home in  Montpelier, VA – Bain-Waring Builders
  • Newbie Single Family Builder of the Year: Abbott & Co. General Contractors – Charlottesville, VA
  • Multifamily New Construction of the Year: Beckstoffer’s Mill, Richmond, VA – Better Housing Coalition
  • Multifamily Renovation of the Year: Scottsville School Apartments, Scottsville, VA – Piedmont Housing Alliance
  • Multifamily Developer of the Year: Fairfield Residential – San Diego, CA
  • Habitat for Humanity Affiliate of the Year: Richmond Metro Habitat for Humanity – Richmond, VA
  • Most Energy Efficient Project of the Year: “Net-zero ready” home in  Montpelier, VA – Bain-Waring Builders
  • Visionary Award: Chuk Bowles, Co-founder of EarthCraft Virginia – Richmond, VA