Lower Mississippi River Foundation

Give Back to the River



Current Volunteer Opportunities

  • WaterWays Docents- Be a tour guide for the traveling Smithsonian exhibit WaterWays, on display in Clarksdale Aug 31st-Oct 13th. 
  • Great Arkansas Clean Up- Meet at Helena River Park at 8 am, Sept 22nd
  • Youth Programming- Help with educational programming about the Mississippi River
  • Fundraising & Marketing- Help LMRF raise funds for educational programs
  • Board Member- Seeking applications for an open seat on the LMRF board.

Become an Advocate

Visit one of our partner organizations to learn about ways you can help protect the river

American Rivers is working to protect 200,000 acres of wetlands in the Mississippi floodplain.

Read a blog post by John Ruskey about Most Endagered River of 2018–The Big Sunflower River. Click below to read it!


1Mississippi shares a monthly newsletter with information on threats facing the Mississippi if you become a River Citizen