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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1 week ago
Fundraising Committee Co-chair (Friends of the Grand River)

We are looking for someone to help us develop and implement a fundraising/philanthropy plan moving forward. This role would co-chair the fundraising committee with a member of the board of directors. ... See more

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PIN Network GW

It's the Victoria Day Long Weekend! An extra day to choose your volunteer experience! Choose from Friends of the Grand River, Guelph Soccer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph, Guelph Dance, Sunrise ... See more

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Marketing/Communications Committee Co-chair (Friends of the Grand River)

As a small non profit organization looking to grow our impact we need your help! The organization does amazing work but we need help telling our story! We are looking for a few people to help us ... See more

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2 weeks ago
Grand River Conservation Authority

FOGR will be involved with this event providing a BBQ lunch for the Kids.

Registration is open for the Shimano Take a Kid Fishing Day on June 3rd. This annual event at Belwood Lake is popular, so register early! For details: http://qoo.ly/p8dwr

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1 month ago
Belwood Lake OspreyCam

Happy Earth Day!

There's a pair of osprey back on the nest site at GRCA's Belwood Lake CA, and the web cam is working ... See more

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1 month 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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1 month 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 month 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 month 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 month 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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