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You can be the difference for a cleaner and more vibrant Rouge River!  Your gift means more impact – more river education and more hands-on river action – right here in your community.  No amount is too small because added up, YOU power a better Rouge River and Metro Detroit for your loved ones, neighbors, friends and for you!

Press on the “DONATE NOW” button and give the gift of a better Rouge River! Make your gift monthly or once – every donation makes an impact for a more vibrant future. 

To make a donation by check, include a donation form and mail to:
Friends of the Rouge
650 Church Street Suite 209
Plymouth, MI 48170

Join the Community!  Become a Friend of the Rouge today!  As a member, you strengthen the collective voice on behalf of the Rouge River and power a better future for your backyard river and for all of the frogs, fish, toads, bugs, butterflies and people who call this community home!
To make a membership donation by check, include a membership form and mail to Friends of the Rouge.

Ready to DOUBLE your impact for a better Rouge River!  Ask about your company’s employee matching gift program and designate Friends of the Rouge as the beneficiary!


Celebrate the special people and occasions in your life by making an honorary gift today. Or remember a special person with a loving memorial donation. Friends of the Rouge will send a gift acknowledgment to the person or family at the address you specify.

Donate by mail (link to donation mail-in form) or online here. Please indicate “in memory of” or “in honor of” in the Comments box.

Other Popular Giving Options

A powerful way for you to invest in the environment and your community’s better future – starting right here with your backyard Rouge River!
If you are at least 70 1/2 years old, you can give for a better Rouge River and receive tax benefits in return. Explore IRA charitable rollovers with your financial advisor – then power a more vibrant future!
Your caring gift of appreciated assets like marketable securities or real estate offers vital and vibrant support for a better Rouge River ecosystem!
Power a more vibrant future as your shop for groceries and goodies! Sign up today through Kroger Community Rewards. Your kindness adds up!
Your gift to the Friends of the Rouge Endowment will support Rouge River restoration and stewardship for generations to come!
We’re going with the “It doesn’t hurt to ask” approach! These are the tools that make the magic happen! Please know that every little bit helps.
Is your organization, small business, nonprofit, or civic organization ready to power a clean water future with Friends? Discover giving that is just right for you!
Your community legacy begins here. Include Friend of the Rouge in your Charitable Estate Plans for a brighter future for the river, for your loved ones, and for generations to come.

Friends of the Rouge is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity registered in the U.S. under EIN: 38-2672879.

Friends of the Rouge will never give, sell, or trade your personal information to any other group.

The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice.  Please consult with an attorney, or tax advisor for federal deductibility or advice.