Volunteer with National River Cleanup®

COVID-19 UPDATE: American Rivers is monitoring the progress of COVID-19 and following the guidance offered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the public health departments of each state in which we are working.

We encourage volunteers to continue to stay informed of the situation, review and follow the CDC and your public health department’s guidelines. To know the status of a planned cleanup, contact the organizer of your cleanup or American Rivers at nrc@americanrivers.org.

Want to volunteer at a river cleanup? Search the map below to find an event near you!

American Rivers Hosted
Hosted by Other Organizers

List of cleanups:

Pittsfield Community River Cleanup

July 11, 2020
Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Canton square association

July 25, 2020
Baltimore, Maryland

Pittsfield Community River Cleanup

August 1, 2020
Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Boone River Cleanup

August 1, 2020
Webster City, Iowa

Sturgeon River Sweepers

August 1, 2020
Wolverine, Michigan

Red River Garbage Run 2020

August 9, 2020
Gresham, Wisconsin

Ohio River Sweep

August 15, 2020
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

2020 Fox-Wolf Watershed Cleanup — POSTPONED

August 22, 2020
Kimberly, Wisconsin

Sweep the Hooch

August 29, 2020
Atlanta, Georgia

On-the-Water Cleanup

September 2, 2020
, North Dakota

Love Your Gorge

September 12, 2020
Ridgway, Colorado

Fall Bread and Cheese Creek Cleanup

September 19, 2020
Dundalk, Maryland

Satilla River Annual river Wide Clean-up

September 19, 2020
Blackshear, Georgia

Clinton Clean Up

September 19, 2020
Rochester Hills, Michigan

Lawrence Stream Cleanup

September 25, 2020
Lawrence Township, New Jersey

Fountain Creek Week

September 26, 2020
Colorado Springs, Colorado

French Broad River Festival cleanup

October 1, 2020
Marshall, North Carolina

Catawba Riversweep

October 3, 2020
Charlotte, North Carolina