Freeport, Illinois – Do your part and help teach local kids about our local rivers. Join United Sportsmen’s Youth Foundation in our annual River Clean event. This clean up effort is for young and old alike and is fun for the whole family. Be a river warrior!
Date: Sunday, July 31, 2016
Time: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
(Sign In 8:00 am to 9:00 am at Rock Hollow Conservation Club)
Location: Pecatonica River
A free lunch is provided to all volunteers. Service clubs are encouraged to participate. Camping is available. Volunteers are needed for vehicle runners and river site coordinators as well as sponsors and individuals with boats. Also needed are donations of canoes, boats, money for gas, outdoor BBQ cook, unloading and cleaning boats after lunch.
River Clean is an annual event, which not only has a positive impact on local wildlife, but also helps maintain the beauty of the Pecatonica River. It brings together families, youth groups as well as volunteers of all ages and backgrounds from throughout Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin united in one goal. This is a far reaching endeavor as “we all live downstream!”
About United Sportsmen’s Youth Foundation
United Sportsmen’s Youth Foundation is a nonprofit organization with chapters throughout the United States and internationally which strives to teach children conservation. To learn more visit www.usyf.org or call us at 815-599-5690. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
A United Sportsmen’s Youth Foundation Event
Lead by example – Teach a kid about conservation!