Invest in your river: Join the Mississippi Riverkeepers!

FMR honors donors who provide $1,000 or more in annual operating contributions as members of the Mississippi Riverkeepers recognition circle.

These donors ensure the success of FMR's more than 25-year mission to "protect-restore-enhance" our treasured Mississippi River and its watershed in the Twin Cities region. 

Riverkeepers enjoy special benefits at various giving levels, including the satisfaction that their gift is used to realize practical solutions to 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 - $2,499 River Enthusiast
$2,500 - $4,999 River Enhancer
$5,000 - $9,999 River Guardian
$10,000 - $14,999 River Protector
$15,000 - $19,999 River Defender
$20,000+ River Conservationist


Mississippi Riverkeepers are eligible for various benefits at the different giving levels. Benefits may include gift memberships for family and friends, a birdwatching outing with an FMR ecologist, a paddle excursion on the river with FMR Executive Director Whitney Clark, a native planting consultation with an FMR ecologist for your yard, or lunch with FMR Executive Director Whitney Clark to discuss the river issues and updates most important to you. 

Donate a thousand dollars or more to become a Mississippi Riverkeeper! Contact Tessa Enroth at or 651-222-2193 x22 to learn more about the benefits of interest to you. 

Join the Mississippi Riverkeepers

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Hastings Sand Coulee SNA, Hastings
Thursday, September 28, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Nicollet Island Pavilion, Minneapolis
Giveback Days all Sept. + visit FMR in-store Sept. 14 from 5:30-7 p.m.
Orvis - Miracle Mile, St. Louis Park
Ole Olson prairie, Mississippi River, Minneapolis skyline

Celebrate 30 years of FMR!

For our 30th anniversary, our wish is for you to join us in restoring, protecting and enhancing the Mississippi River.