Enhancing the Richmond Community For Young Adults With Special Needs

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This is a vital component to helping us accomplish our mission. We believe the best way for our initiatives to be successful is for the community to actively get involved. This is an easy and efficient way of contributing to the great work we do at Nest Academy RVA. Get in touch with any questions about how you can volunteer your time today.  We have numerous volunteer positions available with or without special needs experience!  Click the volunteer tab above to learn more.
We are looking for those who are passionate to help this community thrive, contact us if that's you!

Our Programs


Come join us and experience some of our classes or fieldtrips and see what we have to offer.   Summer programming is underway! 

Nest Summer Program will kick off on June 28

June 28 - August 27 (10:30am-12pm) Manakin Sabot (465 Broad St. - Salem Baptist Church)


If interested, please fill out this application form

After review and confirmed availability of the requested days, a payment form and a student information packet for new students will be sent.

Click the envelope below to contact us for more information!

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Nest Summer Program will kick off on June 28

June 28 - August 27 (10:30am-12pm) Manakin Sabot (465 Broad St. - Salem Baptist Church)

E-mail us at nestacademyrva@gmail.com to learn more about our summer class schedules

Farmer's Market!

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Golf Tournament!

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We are "teeing" up for our next fundraiser on Friday, October 29th!  Join us at the Hollows Golf Course as we raise money to support Nest Academy Students.  We are looking for Corporate Sponsors to sponsor holes on the golf course.  Click here for registration and sponsorship information.


Upcycled Tote Bag Fundraiser!

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Tote bags can be purchased for $15!  Click the photo above to view our latest catalog. 


Contact Us


Mailing Address:
2101 Maywill Street
Richmond, Virginia 23230
Note:  This is not the location classes are held at


Tax ID:  85-0854972

A big thank you thank you to our corporate sponsors!

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