We are committed to creating a community of water quality advocates that can come together through education, action, and recreation.
We enjoy to bringing our community of members together to converse, learn, enjoy in our rivers, and to make an impact on our local waterways.
In search of new adventures in the Ozarks?
Have a bestfriend ready to get active in the community?
Are you part of a small family, growing family, or big family looking for interesting ways to spend time together?
Is your crew excited to start lending a helping hand?
Each year JRBP provides our members with:
- membership meeting(s) - with expert speakers
- a member tour - around a local point-of-interest
- a member float - contests, canoes, and comradery
A JRBP membership is the perfect opportunity to surround yourself with passionate residents of the Ozarks who #LoveYourLocalWater. We hope you can join us!
We want to give local businesses and their employees the opportunity to support our non-profit's ongoing mission of improving and protecting water quality in the Ozarks.
Is your business effected by water quality?
How does your staff and daily work involve water?
Does community health affect your business?
Could local tourism boost your business?
Not only does safe and clean water promote tourism within our cities, it also upholds overall citizen health and engagement.
If you look out your business's door, how close is the nearest stream, creek, spring, or river? If you take a look, you may realize one is closer than you expected.
Help us protect these vital resources and reach out to our local community alongside JRBP.
Your membership dollars
Do make a difference
Our financial backbone is comprised of approximately 70% federal, state, and foundational grant funding, while the remaining 30% is supported directly through citizen and business memberships, donations, and fundraising events. As environmental grants becomes more competitive, memberships and donations continue to make a huge impact on our...
...non-profit's ability to implement community projects, including clean-ups. JRBP and our volunteers remove thousands of pounds of trash and recyclables from local rivers - your membership helps fund educational outreach opportunities for adults and youth, projects & programs within our community, and general operational duties.
$100 ... helps remove 1 recliner from our rivers
$50 ... helps remove 1 television from our rivers
$20 ... helps remove 1 tire from our rivers
$10 ... helps remove 320 aluminum cans from our rivers
$5 ... helps remove 1,600 styrofoam cups from our rivers
$1 ... helps remove 16 plastic bottles from our rivers
Your membership is tax-deductible based on JRBP's 501.c.3 non-profit status.