Vote for our cleanup!

cleanup volunteerCitizens Energy Group, our longtime partner, has entered a video competition that could benefit the Friends — with your help! Our Annual White River Cleanup is the subject of the video and the competition is the Super Service Challenge, a nationwide challenge that encourages companies to donate their time, share stories of service, and win funding for nonprofits in their communities. Your vote can qualify the Friends to win money, from $500 to $1,000 in donations!

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Fall cleanup at launch site

It was a rainy Friday but stalwart volunteers from Duke Energy (top left) and Leinenkugel Brewing (bottom right) pitched in and cleared half a dumpster of trash from the banks of White River at the Cornell Avenue launch. Good job, folks!

cleanup volunteers

Memorial Bench installed at Rivi

riviBench-500A memorial bench with a shaded view of the White River was dedicated and installed yesterday with contributions from the Scott Tegarden Memorial Fund at The Riviera Club. A second bench will be installed in the coming week to a high bank overlooking the Indianapolis Arts Center launch and the Monon Trail. We encourage you to sit a moment, without technology in hand, and reflect on the beauty you see.