Central Virginia Business Coalition is dedicated to promoting locally owned retail establishments and service providers. It helps fuel the local economy and preserve the unique character of our area.Type your paragraph here.

Bedford Area Chamber Of Commerce

An organization of business and community leaders working together to serve the interests of our members by providing programs and services which improve the economic vitality of our community.



ASK A MASTER GARDENER
The master gardeners will be joining us every other Saturday  to help with your horticulatural needs.  


Society of St. Andrew
Our vendors gives back to the community each week. At the end of the market, the vendors have an opportunity to have their stall gleamed by the Society of St. Andrew.  The food then is distributed to local food pantries.We exceeded our goal for 2014 of 1500 lbs!!  We donated more than 1600 lbs  this past season. If you are interested in donating your extra produce please see one of the market representatives.




SNAP is at the market!
The Forest farmers market is proud to announce we will be offering the SNAP program at the market. We are working with local agencies to create a program that will enhance the market experience.  Please see a market representatives for details. To date we have done more than $500 in SNAP sales.
The Forest farmers market has worked with the Bedford Community health foundation to support our SNAP Program. With their help we are able to offer additional funds  to SNAP recipients.  Please see the Market manager for details.


Central Virginia Regional Rescue


Central Virginia Regional Rescue is a volunteer based non-profit dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and adoption of regional animals into into permanent and loving homes.  Through education and community outreach we aspire to eliminate the need for euthanasia as a means of pet population control.







Destination Bedford
The mission of the Bedford County Department of Tourism is to market Bedford County and the Town of Bedford as a tourist destination and to promote its vibrant beauty, local businesses, area attractions, activities and history; thereby generating new and repeat visitations and increasing revenues to stimulate economic development and growth for the community.