Chicago River Cleanup

Organize a river cleanup in your community or workplace and help to keep the Chicago River litter free.

  • $500 per new project
  • Locations: Chicago
  • To access funding:
    1. Complete a 30 Day Challenge
    2. Report the impact of your project

How to get involved

Time: You'll need 4-6 hours to organize a cleanup and then you'll need to keep the day of the cleanup free.

Organizing a cleanup in your community is a simple way to contribute to the maintenance of the Chicago River. Here you'll find all the information you need to get started.

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  • $500 per new project
  • Locations: Chicago
  • To access funding:
    1. Complete a 30 Day Challenge
    2. Report the impact of your project
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