The Charles River Conservancy - The River Bank

The River Bank

The Annual Fund of the Charles River Conservancy

The Charles River Conservancy appreciates your contributions to The River Bank, the annual fund which supports our daily work and special projects and programs. All donors will be recognized in the CRC’s Annual Report and website and will receive a subscription to the CRC’s monthly e-newsletter, as well as invitations to CRC events. A gift at any level is meaningful to us if it is meaningful to you.

The Charles River Conservancy depends on the generosity and support of individuals, foundations, and businesses to achieve its mission. Learn about the many Ways to Give or for more information, please contact Laura Jasinski, Executive Director, at 413-265-0204 or

Examples of how your gift contributes to the vitality of the Charles River and its parks include:


Inspiring the next generation of river stewards by sharing educational resources like floating wetland activity kits to science classrooms


Improving the river’s health with activities that keep trash out of the river, like park litter pickups by our conservancy volunteers

~ Stewardship Society ~

$1,000 – $2,499
Creating unique outdoor experiences, including the maintenance, programming, and expansion of the MathTrail

Supporting biodiversity and healthy ecosystems, such as with the removal of harmful invasive species

Envisioning an accessible riverfront through our advocacy and coalition building for projects like the Allston Multimodal Project

$10,000 – $24,999
Enhancing the river’s resilience, including planning and design for an expanded floating wetland installation

Supporting arts and culture in our public parks with partnership-building and community engagement

Lead photo by Aaron John Bourque