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Take the River to the People and the People to the River

We are a non-profit organization founded in 1986 to protect and restore the natural and historic heritage of the Los Angeles River and its riparian habitat through inclusive planning, education and wise stewardship.Since then we’ve expanded to become the Los Angeles River’s foremost advocate and have developed groundbreaking education and community programs.Every day Friends of the Los Angeles River works to create a swimmable, fishable, boatable, bikeable Los Angeles River.The River is yours to enjoy!

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FoLAR Fandango?

We’ve told you a lot about what we’re doing at the FoLAR Fandango but we haven’t talked about why we need your support. The Fandango helps fund all of the ground – and concrete – breaking programs we run year-round. If you believe in the work we do to inspire deep appreciation of the River […]