Rivers Unlimited

Name of Non-Profit Organization * Rivers Unlimited
Today’s Date: * Sunday, November 17, 2019
Organization’s website http://www.riversunlimited.org
EIN / 501(C)(3)Number * 31-0866535
What year did your organization receive it’s non-profit status? * 1972
Address * 325 Elmwood Drive
Springboro, OH 45066
United States
County * Warren
Your Name * Aaron Rourke
Your Title * Project Coordinator
Your email address * info@riversunlimited.org
Your Phone Number (513) 761-4003
Executive Director’s Name * Aaron Rourke
Executive Director’s email address * info@riversunlimited.org
What is the mission of your organization? Our mission is to motivate Ohioans to improve water quality in our rivers. We are Ohio’s statewide river conservation organization, and we champion the state Scenic Rivers Program and create local southwestern Ohio opportunities for children and adults to directly participate in canoe cleanups and water sampling and analysis.
Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? * ·       (6) Environment

·       (7) Equality & Social Justice

·       (8) Health

Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists? Regarding health – clean water is the common denominator for river conservation appeal to all Ohioans. Regarding social justice – it is the most disadvantaged among us who usually are forced to tolerate poor water quality.
Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? * Yes, Grades 6 – 12
List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web. We have canoe cleanups on all local rivers every year.
Our water sampling & analysis program on the Great Miami consists of nine Saturdays and up to 100 sampling sites – volunteers go to their site, collect a water sample, and then help analyze it at the University of Cincinnati Center for Field Studies.
Volunteer coordinator Lisa Link
Volunteer coordinator’s email address lisa.link@riversunlimited.org
Volunteer coordinator’s phone number (513) 324-2567