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Become a Member and “Friend”

It’s More than a Donation – It’s a Community!

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

Become a Member or Renew

Join your voice to the chorus of caring people like you who stand for a better Rouge River and a more vibrant Southeast Michigan!  Show your commitment to restoring and protecting the Rouge River ecosystem by becoming a Friend today.  You can better the environment for generations to come.

Your membership support powers hands-on river education and action.  And, as a Friend, you strengthen the collective voice on behalf of the Rouge River. 

Your Membership benefits include:

  • A Friends of the Rouge window decal or sticker
  • An invitation to the Friends of the Rouge Annual Membership Meeting
  • The ability to vote for/serve on our Board of Directors
  • Discounts when applicable for special events and the online store
  • Special Member Impact Updates

Membership is categorized by household. When you join, everyone currently living at your home address will also receive membership benefits.

Ready to become a Friend? Join today or Renew your Membership

Become a new member or renew your membership here:

Become a Member

Want to amplify your impact for a better River? Becoming a sustaining monthly member – a Best Friend of the Rouge — by selecting a monthly recurring donation.

Want to pay by check? Please print, then fill out this Membership Form and include it with a check made out to:
Friends of the Rouge
650 Church St, Ste 209
Plymouth, MI 48170