Associations & Organizations
Serving the Louisa Community for 30 Years!
Tutoring available for adults, confidential and
free. Learn to read, read better, or get help passing
the GED. Also, classes are available in learning
to speak English, Employment Skills and Basic
Computer Education to focus on Computer Job
Searches. Located in the Sage Building at 115
Jefferson Highway, Suite 1 West, Louisa. Call (540)
967-5660, e-mail email@example.com, visit
their website acelouisa.com, or check them out on
Community Animal Response Team
CART, the Louisa Community Animal Response Team is an all volunteer organization that performs animal emergency services by operating pet shelters, assisting law enforcement agencies with the dismantling of animal fighting rings, rescuing animals from animal hoarding situations and responding to disasters and emergencies that affect animals, locally, Statewide and Nationwide. Louisa CART is one of only 9 state certified CART Teams in Virginia. Volunteers are needed; contact PO Box 704 Mineral, VA 23117, email louisacart.org or follow them on Facebook/Louisa CART.
Community Emergency Response Team
CERT Members respond to neighborhood and
community emergencies and assist Louisa County
Emergency Services. Training is free. Contact Jim
Kogle at (540) 894-0239 or visit their Louisa CERT
All boys in grades 1 through 5 are invited to join
Cub Scouts in Louisa County. You can join at any
time of the year. For more information, call (540)
943-6675 or visit their website at www.beascout.org.
Cub Scouts Pack 103 Holly Grove/Jouett Area
Contact Wayne Battle, Cub Master for the boys who live in the eastern end of Louisa County. (804) 931-8285 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cub Scouts Pack 183
All boys from Kindergarten through 5th grade are
welcome. Contact information: (540) 395-4148,
email email@example.com or online at
http://pack183louisa.scoutlander.com. Pack 183
will collect canned goods at all local parades in Louisa County. These canned items are donated to the Louisa Resource Council to be distributed to local families in need.
Faith in ACTION
“One church can’t do it all, but all churches working
together can get it done.” A committee of the Louisa
Interagency Council, this group’s mission is to
identify ways to improve communications between
agencies and residents through churches and to
provide ways for churches to share information
and maximize resources. For more information contact Chairperson Lin Kogle at (540) 894-0239
or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council
All girls in K-12th grade can join the fun and register for Girl Scouting. Girl Scouts gives girls a supportive space to take chances, try new things, and learn to succeed through failure-improving all aspects of their lives. Earn badges, make crafts, go camping, sell cookies, plus a whole lot more. Participate in community service projects that help improve neighborhoods, schools and the planet; take part in outdoor activities such as kayaking, climbing and hiking; and partake in science fun like stargazing, CSI and vet science. Join online at www.gsvsc.org/join. Contact (540) 777-5100 or email email@example.com.
Good News Club
Elementary schools in Louisa have the opportunity
to have a Good News Club held directly after school
once a week. The Good News Club offers real-life
solutions backed by the power of God’s word, which
improves attitudes and behavior, and offers the
moral foundation needed to combat negative peer
pressure. Contact Terry Champion (804) 338-0656
or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Habitat for Humanity of Louisa County
Through the work of dedicated volunteers, and help from community churches, organizations, businesses, individuals and schools, we’ve been able to provide affordable housing for low-income Louisa County families. True to our vision, we are committed to “A World Where Everyone Has a Decent Place to Live.” The homes we provide for low-income families can make a life-changing difference.Decent, affordable housing can provide families a fresh beginning and brighter future.We are extremely proud to be a valuable Louisa County resource and a vital presence in the community. For more information, visit http://hfhlouisa.org/ or call 540-967-0486.
The Jefferson Area Board for Aging (JABA) serves older adults, their families and caregivers as a provider of aging information, services and advocacy in central Virginia. They operate eleven vibrant Community Senior Centers and two Adult Care Centers, each with locations at the Betty J. Queen Intergenerational Center in Louisa. They are also a gateway to resources on in-home care, Medicare counseling, health services, home delivered meals. senior housing and an active volunteer program. For more information call (434) 817-5222 or visit their website www.jabacares.org.
Jefferson-Madison Regional Library
The Louisa County Public Library is located at 881
Davis Highway in Mineral. Call (540) 894-5853 or
visit their website www.jmrl.org.
Louisa 4-H Camp
Camp will provide a week of fun, friendship and experiential learning for campers age 9 through 13 (must turn 9 before 9/30/20). Parents: If you volunteer, there is a $50 discount off one camper’s fee. For more information call (540) 967-3422 or visit louisacounty4h.weebly.com.
Louisa Area Soccer Association
Spring 2021 registration deadline is February
and FALL 2021 deadline is August. Checks must
be made payable to LASA and mailed to P.O. Box
1727, Louisa, VA 23093. For more information, a registration form, or to register online, go to their website at www.lasasoccer.org. LASA forms cannot be accepted at LCPRT office.
LCEF touches the lives in Louisa citizens in crisis
by providing some emergency funding to cover a
current month’s rent, mortgage or basic utility bill.
For more information, visit their website at http://
louisacommunityemergencyfund.org or call the
Intake Office at (540) 967-9522.
Louisa County Boy Scouts
All young men in grades 6 through 12 are invited
to join Boy Scouts of Louisa County. You can join
at any time of the year. For information call (540)
967-0565 or Louisa Troop 3, Harry Quarles at (434)
566-1592. You may also visit www.scouting.org.
Louisa County Resource Council
Louisa County Resource Council provides life-sustaining assistance (primarily food) to citizens in our area. Begun in 1992, our agency has five separate programs in place to care for children, the elderly, and families who are at risk of hunger or health problems caused by their inability to get
enough nutritious food to eat. Visit their website at
www.louisaresource.org or call (540) 967-1510.
Louisa Elite Youth Football & Cheer
Are you ready to be Elite? Come join the family at Louisa Elite Youth Football and Cheer (LEYFC) and become an Elite Lion or Lioness. Open to area children ages 5 through 12 (age as of 7/31/20) and surrounding counties. Click HERE to learn more or visit their website louisaelitelions.org.
Louisa FC Travel Soccer
Louisa FC is a USS and VYSA registered Travel Soccer Club located in Louisa County. U12-U18 male and female players range from 10-17 years of age. Teams compete in leagues and tournaments located in Central Virginia. For more information contact RJ Harding at (540) 661-9356 or email at email@example.com or visit our website at www.louisafc.com.
Louisa Little League Baseball & Softball
Little League offers three divisions of softball, ages
7 through 16 and four divisions of baseball, ages 6
through 16. Birth certificate and proof of residency
is required. Online registration for all divisions
opens on January 1st; tryouts are in late February
and early March. Please visit their website at www.
louisalittleleague.org for more information or email
firstname.lastname@example.org. Registrations are
NOT accepted at the LCPRT office.
Louisa Youth Wrestling
Folk-style wrestling for ages 6-17 year olds begins
in November. USA Wrestling card required for all
participants. Contact Dan Bono at (540) 894-6406
for additional information.
Mineral Farmer’s Market
81 Louisa Avenue (US522N) in Mineral. Open Saturdays May through October from 8 am until 1 pm. Visit the Farmer’s Market in their 10th year of bringing quality farm-fresh products and local craft items to the community. Tuesday Mini Farmer’s Market during June, July & August from 4 until 7 pm! Vendor applications are available at www.mineralmarket.org. Questions should be directed to Becky Vigon at (540) 854-7626.
Mineral Upward Sports
Mineral Baptist Church offers Upward sports
programs for area elementary school aged youth.
Upward is a nondenominational evangelistic
sports ministry specifi cally designed for youth that
promotes salvation, character, and self-esteem in
every child. Call Mike Lessman at (540) 223-2307
for additional information on all Upward programs.
The Montessori Enrichment & Emphasis on
Reading Program is for youth 3 through
5 and is from 9 a.m. until noon on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Class is located at 214 Range Road, Louisa. For additional information
contact Ms. Helen at (540) 223-7337.
Founded in 1909, NAACP is the nation’s oldest,
largest, and most widely recognized civil rights
organization working to ensure the political,
educational, social, and economic equality of rights
for all and unity between all ethnicities. Visit the
Louisa Branch on Facebook or call President Greg
Jones at (540) 967-1427.
PAX Academic Exchange
Host families wanted. You can be married, single, retired, with children, or no children. Hosts provide the caring environment, room, and daily meals. Students are ages 15-18 years old, speak English well enough to attend a public high school, have their own spending money, and carry medical insurance. Students are available from over 30 different countries. Contact Carolyn Nicholson at (540) 661-6414.
Piedmont Christian School
In today’s world, there is peace in knowing that
your child is receiving an education that will not
only prepare him/her for college, but for eternity!
Piedmont Christian School offers preschool for
ages 3 and 4 and Kindergarten through Grade 12.
Classes are college preparatory, which assist in
placing your child on the right track for college.
Let our experienced staff be a part of developing
your child’s talents as he/she discovers what the
future may hold. Contact (540) 872-3543 or email
email@example.com. Visit them at www.
Piedmont Court Appointed Special Advocates
Piedmont CASA needs men and women interested
in becoming volunteer advocates for abused and
neglected children in Louisa County. Ages range
from newborn to 18. Please contact (434) 971-7515
or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Serenity Farm Equine Sanctuary
SFES is a nonprofit equine rescue and certifi ed
sanctuary which provides rehabilitation and
training for unwanted horses, donkeys, and mules.
We are located at 2854 Byrd Mill Road and have
a variety (ages and breeds) of equine residents.
Opportunities to visit, groom, or simply love on
a horse, goat, or donkey are available to groups,
families, or individuals. SFES Volunteers assist with
farm chores, building projects, and helping equine
prepare for their forever home. Come see us. Call
Rhonda at (540) 842-1756 or learn more at www.serenityfarmequinesanctuary.org.