Category Archives: Friends of Nelson

Help Wanted


Use your skills in the fight against the ACP! Friends of Nelson seeks volunteers:

  • Web Team Content Editor: Are you a news junkie who likes to write? We need someone to gather, read, and write synopses of ACP-specific news articles for our In the News page, and to help with gathering, editing, and posting other content on our Web page.
  • Assistant to the Treasurer: Are you a number/detail person? Help with tracking donations and expenses, and with other financial aspects of Friends of Nelson.

See our Volunteer page for details on the jobs and application process..

We Need Your Help!


Use your skills in the fight against the ACP! Friends of Nelson seeks three volunteers:

  • Web Team Member: Are you a news junkie who likes to write? We need someone to gather, read, and write synopses of ACP-specific news articles for our In the News page
  • Assistant to the Treasurer: Are you a number/detail person? Help with tracking donations and expenses, and with other financial aspects of Friends of Nelson.
  • Compiler/Editor of Internal News Briefing Report: Another news junkie/writer position. Create for Board and staff a regular listing of links covering broad aspects of pipelines, energy policy, and politics, with brief description of each.

See our Volunteer page for detailed job descriptions and the volunteer form.

We Were There!


Some of the Friends of Nelson contingent at the Climate March in DC, April 23, 2017.  Doug Wellman, Jill Averitt, Deborah Claudel, Charlotte Drummond, Rick Wellbeloved-Stone – Ernie Reed took the photo.

Friends of Nelson Landowner Assistance Team

Friends of Nelson now has a Landowner Assistance Team to help you. You can call if you need help finding a lawyer, to let us know about interactions with Dominion or any of Dominion’s contractors or representatives, to share information about the easements you are offered, to find out about route changes on your land. And please keep us informed and aware of anything that happens related to your property. Call 434-260-3299 and leave a message and your phone number – someone from Friends of Nelson will respond quickly.