Invest In Your River: Join the Mississippi Riverkeepers!

In order to honor our current donors who have provided significant financial resources to ensure FMR’s protect-restore-enhance mission over the past 20 years, FMR is now formally recognizing all donors who give $1,000 or more in annual operating contributions as Mississippi Riverkeepers. Mississippi Riverkeepers are investors in the protection of our treasured Mississippi River and its watershed in the Twin Cities region. Members enjoy special benefits at various giving levels, including the satisfaction that their gift is used to realize practical solutions that improve local water quality, protect and restore critical land and habitat, and enhance the beauty of the river for all of us today and for generations to come.

Giving Levels

$1,000 - $2,499River Enthusiast
$2,500 - $4,999River Enhancer
$5,000 - $9,999River Guardian
$10,000 - $14,999River Protector
$15,000 - $19,999River Defender
$20,000+River Conservationist

Benefits

$1,000 - $2,499 River Enthusiast

Benefits:

  • Invitation to a private Mississippi Riverkeeper event during the year
  • Recognition in annual report
  • 2 complimentary gift memberships for one year to give to your family and friends

$2,500 - $4,999 River Enhancer

Benefits:

  • all of above +
  • 4 complimentary gift memberships for one year to give to your family and friends
  • An opportunity to arrange a birding outing with FMR ecology staff

$5,000 - $9,999 River Protector

Benefits:

  • all of above +
  • An opportunity to arrange a paddle on the river with FMR Executive Director, Whitney Clark

$10,000 - $14,999 River Guardian

Benefits:

  • all of above +
  • An opportunity to arrange a 2-hour “native planting for your yard” consultation with a senior FMR ecologist

$15,000 - $19,999 River Defender

Benefits:

  • all of above +
  • Annual 1:1 lunch with FMR Executive Director, Whitney Clark, concerning issue updates most important to you

$20,000+ River Conserver

Benefits:

  • all of above +
  • A complimentary Mississippi Riverkeeper membership for one year to introduce a family member or friend to FMR

Donate now to become a Mississippi Riverkeeper!

To learn more about becoming a Mississippi Riverkeeper, contact Jeanine Holden at jholden@fmr.org or 651-222-2193 x22.