James-River-AssociationThe James River Association is offering the first 100 certified River Hero Homes in the Lynchburg area one free rain barrel per household! River Hero Homes are households that have adopted river-friendly practices like installing rain barrels and reducing fertilizer use. In addition to a free rain barrel, homeowners will receive a garden flag, discounts at participating nurseries and other benefits. The program is funded by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and a partnership with Lynchburg Grows.For more information on the program or to register for a free barrel visit: www.jrava.org