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:

NC Trail Days Cleanup – CANCELLED

June 5, 2020
Roaring River, North Carolina

Big Creek Watershed Cleanup

June 6, 2020
Brooklyn, Ohio

Big Walnut Creek Clean Up

June 6, 2020
Columbus, Ohio

Leslie County Community Canoe Cleanup

June 13, 2020
Hyden, Kentucky

Pittsfield Community River Cleanup- Wahconah park

June 13, 2020
Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Warrensville Heights Stream Cleanup

June 20, 2020
Warrensville Heights, Ohio

Euclid River Day Stream Cleanup

June 20, 2020
Euclid, Ohio

Pittsfield Community River Cleanup

July 11, 2020
Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Pittsfield Community River Cleanup

August 1, 2020
Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Boone River Cleanup

August 1, 2020
Webster City, Iowa

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

Fall Bread and Cheese Creek Cleanup

September 19, 2020
Dundalk, Maryland

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