There are different ways for you to get involved at Friends: Take Action, Volunteer, Attend, Donate, or Business Opportunities. Take a look to see what fits you best.
Whether you’re looking to get your hands dirty or help plan special events, Friends of the Chicago River has a way for you to get involved! Find out more about how you can volunteer and make a difference today. Check out our events page and find out more about upcoming volunteer events.
Our newest restoration project allows you to get outside when it is convenient for you. Check out how you can become a Gullywalker and join our team of Gullywalkers today.
Learn more about the Chicago River by visiting the McCormick Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum or joining us for an Urban Canoe Adventures. Check out our events page and find out more about upcoming events to attend.
Help us make the Chicago River one of the world’s greatest metropolitan rivers! Support Friends of the Chicago River by becoming a member today. We are excited to share everything that we know about the river and how to make it better for people, plants, and animals.
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