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Membership

You Can Make A Difference

Become a Bronx River Member today and help protect, improve, and restore the Bronx River corridor.

It's through our growing number of members that we are able to do what we do.

Restore and connect to the land, water, and community

Your membership supports our work to:

  • Restore native habitat and remove choking invasive plants 
  • Serve as a bridge between youth in environmental justice communities with opportunities in the environmental sector
  • Develop the Bronx River Greenway, a series of connected parks and trails along the full length of the river
  • Grow a community of environmental stewards to clean and green the river and Greenway
  • Nourish a beautiful food forest at Concrete Plant Park
  • And much more.

With your membership, you become part of a community that protects, improves and restores the Bronx River as a healthy resource. 

Get involved early

Get Early Access to Public Events, and Discounts Too!

When you become a member, you get early access to sign up for environmental and cultural events before they are opened up the general public. AND! 😊 enjoy discounted canoe trips to explore the Bronx River up close. 

Join our community

Meet Other River Stewards at Member-Only Events

By joining our membership at our second tier, you will be invited to special members-only events throughout the year. Create connections with others who care for the health of our river and land.

Celebrate with us

Join the Members Table at our annual gala for the river.

By becoming a member at our highest tier,  you will receive a discount a ticket to our annual fundraising gala. Enjoy all the festivities of the night as part of the members community.

Now Is The Time

You Can Make A Difference

When you become a member of the Bronx River Alliance, you can really see your contributions at work: 

  • new parks and trails
  • a cleaner and greener river
  • innovative programs for youth at a beautiful new environmental classroom (River House!)
  • restoration of riverine forests, salt marshes and oyster reefs 
  • LOTS of community programs: park and river clean-ups, water quality monitoring, gardening and horticultural activities, movie nights, lectures, advocacy and much more! 

Testimonials

Become a member Today!

Join the Growing Community of People who love the Bronx River

Find the right level to support the Alliance that fits your resources and abilities.
Each membership is for the current calendar year. (Membership contributions made October – December will be valid for the following calendar year. 

Neighbor Membership

You are so lucky to live along the river - join us as an official member!
$ 25 if you live near the river
  • The same rewards as Individual Members

Individual Membership

Your support is transforming an urban river
$ 35 or 5 volunteer hours​
  • Fun Fridge Magnet
  • Discounted paddling trips
  • Early access to public event registration
  • Exclusive digital version of our new map of the Bronx River
  • Your name in a Member shout-out in the November edition of the Bronx River e-newsletter, The Current

Bronx River
Friend

You are a change-maker for the Bronx River
$ 100 or 15 volunteer hours
  • The same rewards as Individual Members
  • Access to exclusive member events
  • Access to a FREE paddling event
  • Your name in Bronx River Alliance Annual Report

Bronx River Defender

Let's go above and beyond for the river
$ 250 or 25 volunteer hours
  • The same rewards as Bronx River Friends
  • A printed Map of the River
  • An at-cost ticket to our annual gala, An Upstream Soiree, where you can join other members in celebrating our progress for the river
*For Volunteering

The total amount of hours you contribute in the year will be the hours used to gain access to your Membership Level in the next year. For example, if in 2021 you volunteered 15 hours you will receive your 2022 Membership for the Bronx River Friend Level.

For more information, please contact us at members@bronxriver.org or call 718.542.4124.