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Active RVA Certification and Awards

Active RVACreated in 2013, the Active RVA Certification and Awards program recognizes the Richmond region’s exceptional employers and schools that are implementing innovative programs to promote physical activity. Hundreds of organizations have earned Active RVA Certification for their embrace of active living.

Active RVA-Certified Workplaces support their employees to maximize their health and wellness through regular physical activity. By utilizing programs, infrastructure, and measurable results, Active RVA-Certified Workplaces provide meaningful pathways for all employees to get moving and get healthy. Get your company certified now!

An Active RVA-Certified School is an area early childhood education center, elementary, middle, or high school that adopts, supports, and engages physical activity as part of their school’s culture. Active RVA-Certified Schools support their students, faculty, staff, and their families to maximize their health and wellness through regular physical activity. By utilizing programs, infrastructure, and measurable results, Active RVA-Certified Schools provide meaningful pathways for the whole school community to get moving and get healthy. Complete the online application to get your school certified.

Certified Workplaces and Schools will be recognized at the 2024 Active RVA Awards presented by Cigna on Friday, March 1. Program details will be sent to certified groups after the application deadline.

Certified companies and schools will receive a physical award to display in the office and a digital graphic to proudly show your commitment to health and wellness.

Returning in 2024, all Active RVA-certified organizations will have the opportunity to attend networking and learning events, sponsored by Cigna.

Want to get your organization Active RVA Certified? Just fill out the application below and let us know what you’re doing to get your school or workplace active on a daily basis!

Workplace – Apply Now

Elementary, Middle, or High School – Apply Now

The deadline to apply is February 2 at 6 PM.

2023-2024 Certifications:

Active RVA Certified Companies

Active RVA Certified Schools

Previously Certified:

2022-2023 Active RVA Certified Companies

2022-2023 Active RVA Certified Schools

2021-2022 Active RVA Certified Companies

2021-2022 Active RVA Certified Schools

2020-2021 Active RVA Certified Companies

2019-2020 Active RVA Certified Companies

2019-2020 Active RVA Certified Schools & Early Childhood Education Providers

2018-19 Active RVA Certified Companies

2018-19 Active RVA Certified Schools & Early Childhood Education Providers