Full Moon Happy Hour Series Have Returned!

Thursday, August 15th 5-8pm — Full Sturgeon Moon

Join us near the river for summer fun. Featuring brats from Usinger’s, beer from Black Husky Brewing, and live, local music from the Sunkin Suns!

*Beer and brats will be available for purchase. All proceeds benefit RRF.

Stop by early and join Mayor Barrett in his “Walk 100” program from 4-5pm.

This event is also in part with Gathering Waters’ Land Trust Days– come on out and support your urban land trust!

Visit our Facebook event page for more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/371914687015717/


River Revitalization Foundation’s 25th Anniversary

We have taken great strides over the past 25 years! Come celebrate and help us support our mission to Protect, Correct, Restore, and Invest in our river valley.

Time: Thursday October 24th, 2019

Location: Bradley Pavilion at the Marcus Performing Arts Center

Special Guests Include:-John Gurda, Milwaukee historian and author-Chis Abele, Milwaukee County Executive-Tommy Thompson, Former Governor of Wisconsin

Cocktail reception ◦ Silent auction ◦ Dinner

Seating is limited- please call 414-271-8000 to reserve your table. Tickets will be available for purchase.

FORB | Fostering Our Riparian Biodiversity

Join our land management team in restoration activities along the Milwaukee River. Volunteers meet and work alongside other individuals passionate about the natural world and preserving its integrity.

The Details:

Where to Meet: Each volunteer day begins at our office. Our office is a renovated single-story home complete with a green roof and solar panels!  Debriefing takes place inside – come on in and make yourself at home.

Clothing: Please dress appropriately for the weather. The majority of our volunteer activities will be held outside. Wear close-toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty.

Other Items to Consider: Water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray

FORB 2019 Volunteer Hours

Mondays 2pm-4pm

Fridays 1pm-4pm

February through November 2019, FORB will take place on the 1st and 2nd Saturdays of each month from 9am-Noon.

*NO FORB on Saturdays in December 2019 and January 2020



May 24th and May 27th

July 5th and July 6th

September 2nd

November 29th

December 23rd, December 27th, and December 30th