Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission – Celebrating 20 years of service!

March 4, 2019By Josh ParmanEAS Company Update, Educational, News

The Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission is a 28-member body created by the 1999 General Assembly. Its mission is the promotion of economic growth and development in tobacco-dependent communities, using proceeds of the national tobacco settlement.  To date, the Commission has awarded 2,215 grants totaling more than $1.1 billion across the tobacco region of the Commonwealth, … Read More

Kilgore and Ruff: Virginia’s Tobacco Commission: Supporting education, job creation and investment for 20 years and beyond

January 8, 2019By Josh ParmanEducational, News

Del. Terry Kilgore Frank Ruff Kilgore and Ruff: Virginia’s Tobacco Commission: Supporting education, job creation and investment for 20 years and beyond Terry Kilgore and Frank Ruff Kilgore, a delegate from Scott County, serves as Chairman of the Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission. Ruff, a state senator from Mecklenburg County, serves as Vice-Chair of the Tobacco … Read More