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Big Fall Cleanup 2018 – Volunteers Needed

October 7, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Friends of the Rappahannock and the Fredericksburg Chamber of Commerce for our annual Big Fall Cleanup on Sunday October 7, 2018. Cleanup crews will be canvassing the Rappahannock and nearby tributaries for tires, bottles, and other litter to keep our waterways clean.

We are currently accepting reservations for cleanup volunteers.



All participants must complete a WAIVER in order to participate in this event. Participants under 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian.

The following sponsorship opportunities are available for businesses and organizations:

  • Gold Sponsorship ($500 cash donation or 20 volunteers pledged) – Sponsor recognized on all cleanup promo materials including posters and flyers, FOR website, and social media posts before and after event
  • Silver Sponsorship ($250 cash donation or 10 volunteers pledged) – Sponsor recognized on FOR website and social media posts before and after the event

Your cash donations go toward providing a free lunch for all volunteers, drinks, cleanup materials like bags, gloves, and litter-pickers, as well as other cleanup expenses.

For information on sponsorships, please send us an email at cleanups [at] riverfriends.org.


October 7, 2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Old Mill Park
2201 Caroline St
Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States