Help protect and preserve California Rivers and have FUN

Give a Day Saving Rivers with FOR & Get a Day On River with FOR

We are offering all new volunteers the opportunity to get on river for free when you give a day volunteering with FOR. Check out the many opportunities, then let us with your interests and how’d you’d like to participate in the Give-A-Day & Get-A-Day program.  Contact us at

Friends of the River has many ways you can get involved and volunteer. From data entry to helping mail thank you letters at the office at one of our semi-monthly volunteer nights, from riverbank and on river cleanups to tabling at events to help get the word out and enlist new volunteers! The possibilities are endless….want to learn how to be a Whitewater River Guide and teach your passion for rivers to others…or learn to become a Canoe Safety Instructor and open the world of rivers to others or just join our on-river programs as an on-shore volunteer or river docent.  Friends of the River invites you to join our community of friends, have a blast of a time, and make a meaningful difference for the rivers you care about and the world you live in.

Learn more about FOR volunteer opportunities

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