Foundation Properties

Main St Lot

9970 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA, USA

The Foundation acquired this old service station site in September 2002 and turned it green.  It is.36 acres and is a showplace garden that sits on the corner of Jefferson Ave and Main St.


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Aberthaw Lot

9941 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA, USA

This .57 acre property encompasses two parcels located on the corner of Aberthaw Ave and Jefferson Ave.  It was acquired by the Foundation in December 2011 and is maintained as a showplace garden.


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South Ave Lot

618 South Avenue, Newport News, VA, USA

 Located on the corner of Jefferson and South Ave, this .21 acre lot encompass two parcels of land; One that was donated in February 2002 and one that was acquired in August 2003.


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Brentwood

599 Hemlock Road, Newport News, VA, USA

Donated to the Foundation in December of 2001, this 4.84 acre parcel is located behind the Brentwood Shopping Center and is bordered on all sides by Residential Housing.  We maintain it in its natural state and, as such, it contributes significantly to the city's tree canopy.  This site is not publicly accessible.


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Lee's Mill 2

496 Lees Mill Drive, Newport News, VA, USA

This 1.8 acre lot is located on the corner of Lees Mill and Warwick Blvd and was donated to the Foundation with the lot across the street from it in January 2008.  It is maintained mostly in its natural state to protect waterways that run through the property and under Warwick Blvd and out to our the City's reservoir. 


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Lee's Mill 1

491 Lees Mill Drive, Newport News, VA, USA

This .4 acre lot was donated to the Foundation in January 2008 along with the lot across the street from it.  It is maintained completely in its natural state.


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Eastwood Lot

457 Eastwood Drive, Newport News, VA, USA

This .39 acre lot was donated to the Foundation in November 2005.  It sits just off the corner of Eastwood and Warwick Blvd and is currently being affected by construction work on the intersection intended to reduce flooding.  Once the work is complete, the Foundation intends to return this property to a show place garden.


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Harpersville Lot

437 Harpersville Road, Newport News, VA, USA

This .37 acre lot was acquired by the Foundation in April 2010.  It is maintained mostly in its natural state to provide a buffer for adjacent residential from surrounding businesses.


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43rd St Lot

4305 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA, USA

This property is encompasses 3 parcels of land that total .2 acres.  Acquired by the Foundation in January of 2002 it sits on the corner of 43rd Street and Jefferson Ave.


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Chatham Trail

401 Chatham Drive, Newport News, VA, USA

Our premier property Chatham Trail is 6.87 acres and was donated to the Foundation in March 2002.  This property features a pond with fountain, a walking trail that is safe for puppy paws and strollers, and plenty of open space for events or picnics.  In fact, this location is where we hold our annual fundraiser Party at the Pond.  It is available for rent!


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Chestnut Ave Corner Lot

3809 Chestnut Avenue, Newport News, VA, USA

This .32 acre lot was donated to the Foundation in November 2006.  It is located on the corner of Chestnut Ave and 39th St and features a entranceway sign for the Chestnut Ave Business District.


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Chestnut Ave set back

3715 Chestnut Avenue, Newport News, VA, USA

This .15 acre lot sits just across the railroad tracks from our Chestnut Ave Corner Lot.  It was donated to the Foundation in November 2006.


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29th St Lot

2903 Marshall Avenue, Newport News, VA, USA

This .11 acre lot sits on the corner of 29th Street and Marshall Ave and was donated to the Foundation in November 2006.  This property features a large growth red oak tree.


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Hilton Ravine

225 River Road, Newport News, VA, USA

Located adjacent to Hilton Elementary School, the Hilton Ravine is a 6 acre property characterized by a natural stormwater ravine.  The property is maintained by the Foundation on behalf of the City.  It features an outdoor classroom, walking trail, and educational elements.  We are in the process of renovating the area as the city completes much needed upgrades to the stormwater infrastructure in the surround Greater Hilton Neighborhood.  To support this project click here.


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Stoneybrook Lot

15453 Warwick Boulevard, Newport News, VA, USA

Acquired through a partial land donation in December 2002, this 3.17 acre parcel is partially wooded and sits just north of the Stoneybrook Shopping Center.


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39th Street Lot

1351 39th Street, Newport News, VA, USA

This .21 acre lot was acquired by the Foundation in June 2017 and sits on the Hampton City Line.  The Foundation intends to design a unique entranceway on this lot in the near future.


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DMV Lot

12740 Patrick Henry Drive, Newport News, VA, USA

This 2.1 acre lot was donated to the Foundation in February 2003.  Located adjacent to the DMV on the corner of Denbigh Blvd and Patrick Henry Dr,  the Foundation leaves this lot in a natural state preserving wildlife habitats and contributing to the tree canopy in the city. 


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Culpepper Lot

12559 Warwick Boulevard, Newport News, VA, USA

This .17 acre lot is located on the corner of Warwick Blvd and Culpepper Ave in the center of the city.  It was acquired by the Foundation in November 2011 and is maintained as a showplace garden.


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Midtown Lot 2

10295 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA, USA

This 2 acre lot was donated to the Foundation in April 2007.  It sits on the corner of McLawhorne Dr and Jefferson Ave at the entrance to Hines Middle School and the Midtown Community Center.  The Foundation maintains this lot as a partially wooded and partially showplace garden.


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Midtown Lot 1

10184 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA, USA

Acquired by the Foundation in April 2001.  This 1.34 acre parcel was the Foundation's first acquisition.  We maintain it as a mostly wooded lot on the southeast corner of Jefferson Avenue and McLawhorne Dr.


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Woodhaven Lot

1 Woodhaven Road, Newport News, VA, USA

The Foundation acquired this .66 acre lot in December 2007.  It sits on the corner of Woodhaven Road and Jefferson Ave and is maintained mostly in its natural state to provide a buffer to adjacent residential from busy Jefferson Ave.


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