You are invited to the Amazing Bronx River Flotilla on May 15, 2021
Enter a raffle to win a free spot in the Flotilla!
This year we have a few slots for a free paddle in the 2021 Amazing Bronx River Flotilla. In order to participate you will need to be at least 18, live in The Bronx, and have canoe experience.
Sponsor the event! Are you interested in helping make the Flotilla possible, have additional questions, or to enter the raffle?
Contact Thomas Capozzi at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seen on the River
News and Announcements
Meet Ja'Juan Gibson
Ja’Juan is a volunteer who is passionate about environmental restoration of the Bronx River. He joined the last Tidy Thursday volunteer event at Starlight Park.
Food Justice, An Intro to Land Sovereignty
Learn about the history and potential future for community land access and good sovereignty on Thursday, April 8 from 5:30pm to 6:30pm. In partnership with New Settlement. Register here!
Give back to Mother Earth from Monday, April 19 through Saturday, April 24 with DIY and other activities at your favorite Bronx River parks.
Do you think you can pick up the most trash? Channel your best stewardship energy into cleaning up your park. Use the hashtag “#TrashTag” to share your work on social media and tag us along.
Protect the Ecosystem!
Learn about the invasive species that are harming the Bronx River watershed and how to identify them on social media. Then take action and join Wednesday volunteer event!
Interested in busting some weeds? Protect the Bronx River like a pro on this volunteer day with the Bronx River Conservation Crew. Registration coming up soon!
Join the Virtual Earth Trivia! Tune in via social media at noon and learn about Earth Day history, key players in the environmental movement, and some not-so-fun facts about the environment.
Join a family-friendly day full with activities at Starlight Park from 10am to 2pm. Take a sneak peak at River House, learn about native wildlife, and celebrate the beauty of the Bronx River!
Foodway Team Meeting
Join the Foodway Team meeting every 2nd Wednesday of the month from 5:30pm to 6:30pm. Get involved in programming and stewardship events. To register to April 14th event click here.
Become a Litter Ambassador
Calling all Bronx River Educators!
We are looking for students to make thank you cards to give to volunteers who are cleaning the parks along the Bronx River.
If you would like your class to be involved in the cardmaking, please contact Lexi, Volunteer Coordinator, at email@example.com or call us at (718) 542-4284 to learn more about how you can participate.
Join the Bronx River Team
Become A Member Today
The Alliance is bringing you new ways to get involved in the spring with our revamped Membership program.
This year we will be engaging our members exciting events, exclusive discounts, and a new map of the river highlighting exciting spaces that you will love!
To get more information and become a member click here
Volunteer for the River
Community Soil Testing
Bring your sample of your garden soil to Concrete Plant Park on Saturday, April 3 from 1pm – 3pm and test it out if is safe for growing in. This event in co-hosted with urban soil scientist, Dr. Perl Egendorf.
For questions, contact Nathan at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 718-542-4124.
1st Saturdays at the Foodway
Get Moving on the Greenway
Body Conditioning Class
Join Shape Up NYC for a free total body conditioning class.
Come out to Starlight Park Wednesday, April 14 at 10:30 am and enjoy the spring while you get your work out in.
All levels are welcome and classes are limited to 10 people so make sure to register