Become a River Park Member today

We invite you to help create a trail from the mountains to the ocean.

Our membership levels showcase the impact your support provides, as well as highlighting the native plants and wildlife species found along the River Park Trail. In addition, we're thrilled to offer a recurring monthly membership option, starting at just $5 a month. This gives you the freedom and flexibility to make a gift now that supports the River Park all year long.  

River Park Friends • $24 a year
Ensures native seedlings are planted along the River Park trail, providing a refuge for wildlife

California Lilac Trailblazers • $5 a month or $60 a year
Maintains the River Park Trail and prevents erosion, flooding and the growth of invasive species

Greater Road Runner Champions • $10 a month or $120 a year
Creates protection for wildlife with nest box building and monitoring during the breeding season

Red-Tailed Hawk Guardians • $25 a month or $300 a year
Supplies volunteers with tools and training for park patrol, riverbed hikers and weed warriors

Coyote Pup Pioneers • $50 a month or $600 a year
Provides education for a school group on water quality, animal tracking and plant identification   

Great Blue Heron Associates • $100 a month or $1200 a year
Our premier philanthropic society provides all of the above- habitat protection, trail maintenance, wildlife conservation, volunteer training, outreach and education. In addition, Great Blue Heron Associates have the following unique opportunities:
  • Quarterly lunches with the Executive Director, Robin Rierdan      
  • A private tour of the River Park by golf cart for Associates and a guest    
  • A hiking tour of the latest sections of the River Park in El Monte Valley and Cactus Pond

Memberships are 100% tax deductible. The monthly membership option is a recurring charge on your credit card each month via PayPal. You will receive a receipt upon making your gift, in addition to a yearly summary in January to help with tax preparation. If you wish to change or cancel your monthly membership contribution, please call us at 619-443-4770 or manage directly through your PayPal account. 

We welcome matching gifts, memoriam gifts, and we are happy to help you give the gift of membership to a family member or friend that shares your love of wildlife and the outdoors. 

Do you have questions about new or continuing membership?
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