Friends of the Reedy River

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The mission of Friends of the Reedy River is to support, enrich and improve the Reedy River through conservation efforts. Friends of the Reedy River is dedicated to serving as the only local, grassroots and volunteer-based non-profit organization committed to preserving, promoting and restoring Greenville's hometown river.

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FoRR Welcomes New Board Member

FoRR is delighted to welcome Michelle Derr to the Board. Michelle moved to Greenville from Asheville, NC after many years in Portland, ME.  Michelle had a 20 year career in computer software working with Tyler Technologies, the U.S. Department of State, and AT&T.  She has always had a love of the environment and while in Maine, […]

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Fall River Sweep

Thank you to ALL our 90+ volunteers who helped clean the Reedy during our Fall clean up, September 19!  We had many enthusiastic volunteers who gave up their Saturday morning to pull trash from our beautiful River.  We were also pleased to have the help of so many groups as well – PULSE, Water of […]

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2015 Fall River Sweep Clean up Date

Mark your calendar!  September 19th is our fall clean up!  This is held in conjunction with the statewide clean up event Beach Sweep/River Sweep.Here are remarks from their website. “Beach Sweep/River Sweep is South Carolina’s largest one-day volunteer cleanup event of its kind. Every 3rd Saturday in September, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., thousands […]

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