Friends of the Grand River

Dedicated to Preservation and Conservation on the Grand River

ABOUT US

The Friends of the Grand River is a non-profit organization incorporated in 1995. The organization is made up of volunteers, with an elected board of directors. The funding for projects is raised through membership fees, donations, sponsorship and fund raising events.

You Can Make a Difference

The Grand River is a precious environment that we must all help to maintain and preserve. The Friends of the Grand River need members and membership involvement to help ensure the future of the Grand River watershed.

Become Involved
Joining Friends of The Grand is a great way to get out and meet new people while becoming more involved in your community.

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Help Create a Healthy Ecosystem
Our members are directly involved in creating a healthier ecosystem around the Grand River system. Join our members to make sure this beautiful resource is available to future generations.

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Learn more!
Becoming a member will give you access to workshops and events where you will have access to resident experts who want to share their knowledge with you!

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We are people who enjoy the benefits available on a clean and healthy River System. We believe that the Heritage River designation is precious and unique; and we would like to ensure that it will continue to be so in the future.

Membership

The Friends of the Grand River would like to thank you for your continued support.

Option 1
$30
Year

1 Year Membership

A vehicle sticker

Newsletter & Private Forum Access

Option 2
$35.00
Year

1 Year Membership Reduced Rate + a $10.00 Raffle Ticker

A vehicle sticker

Newsletter & Private Forum Access

Corporate Sponsor
$500
Year

Canadian charitable donation receipt

Kiosk sign for 1 year

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2 hours ago

Happy Earth day!! What a beautiful day it is!

If you find your way out on a hike today dont forget to take a bag an clean up on your way.

"Many hands make light work"

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5 days ago

Happy National Volunteer Week!!

As an all-volunteer run organization we need to recognize all of the volunteers that make Friends of the Grand the amazing organization that it is! From the Board of ... See more

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1 week ago

With the heavy precipitation forecasted and the threat of an ice storm in the region this weekend we want to remind everyone to stay safe! Water levels are rising and will likely continue to rise ... See more

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1 week ago
Grand River Tree Plant

Planting Area
The Richard Pier Point Access
Anderson Street, Fergus
Date April 28, 2018 at 9.00am
We will be planting in a new area this year. The area is the Richard Pier Point access at the ... See more

Planting Area
The Richard Pier Point Access
Anderson Street, Fergus
Date April 28, 2018 at 9.00am
We will be planting in a new area this year. The area is the Richard Pier Point access at the ... See more

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1 week ago

Grand River
Tree Plant 2018
Planting Area
The Richard Pier Point Access
Anderson Street, Fergus
Date April 28, 2018 at 9.00am
We will be planting the same area as last year . The area is the ... See more

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1 week ago

One of the best places to catch the sunrise is on the River. Now we just need some warmth!

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2 weeks ago
Annual General Meeting

Come join us, find out what FOGR has planned for 2018. Have you got some time to volunteer? Would you like to be on the Board or just hear what we’re doing?
This is the place to sign up for that ... See more

Come join us, find out what FOGR has planned for 2018. Have you got some time to volunteer? Would you like to be on the Board or just hear what we’re doing?
This is the place to sign up for that ... See more

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2 weeks ago

Friends of the Grand River
Annual General Meeting
Sunday, May 06 , 2018
1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Fergus Fire Station
250 Queen Street West
Fergus. Ontario
Rd 18
Come join us, find out what FOGR has ... See more

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3 weeks ago
Grand Opportunities Fly Fishing Forum

This Fly Fishing event is Free of charge to attend, the only cost is the price of entering the GRCA Park at the gate house, and of course if you wish to take part in the BBQ lunch you will have to ... See more

This Fly Fishing event is Free of charge to attend, the only cost is the price of entering the GRCA Park at the gate house, and of course if you wish to take part in the BBQ lunch you will have to ... See more

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3 weeks ago
Friends of the Grand River

While it's hard to believe that it's a month away from the opener of trout season and Friends of the Grand River Executive are busy plan this years project's.Aannouncements will be posted both on ... See more

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