IMPORTANT END OF YEAR GIVING INFORMATION: Donation form issues, Holiday Mail and Holiday Hours-

 The holiday season is the busiest time for nonprofits to process donations, during times of heavy volume our donation payment processor may be unable to process gifts. If you have difficulty submitting your gift using the form below please use this link to our backup donation processor, Donor Perfect: These gifts will need to be manually brought in to our database, so please allow a few extra days for receipt of your benefits package. Thank you for your patience and your support!

Please note that mail processing in the Ren Cen is significantly delayed in January due to the holidays, if you are concerned about your gift being counted in 2019, please make your gift online before midnight on December 31, 2019. The DRFC offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving weekend, and starting on December 24th for the holiday season. We will be operating on minimal staff during this time, if you have a pressing donation question, please call 313.566.8235 and leave a voicemail with your contact information, including email, so that our staff can most efficiently assist you. 



Support of the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy makes many community programs possible, while maintaining the safety and beauty of the Detroit RiverWalk and the Dequindre Cut Greenway. The Conservancy depends on community support to fund patrol, security cameras, and emergency call boxes located every 500 feet along the RiverWalk.

Your generous support helps us grow and expand our footprint, programs and positive impact to our great city. Our levels of giving provide access to unique experiences and benefits while supporting our vision for the future of the riverfront and the operations of the present.

Please see our giving levels below and scroll down to make your gift:

FRIENDS $1-$499

Our community supporters who make so much of what we do possible! Donors at this level will recieve the DRFC E-Newsletter, 2 Carousel Passes and will be recognized in the Annual Report. 

IMPACT MEMBERS $1,000-$4,999

As an Impact Member you will recieve our newsletter, 4 carousel passes, 4 River Days passes, and a commemorative gift to celebrate your support. 

ADVISORY COUNCIL $5,000-$9,999

As an Advisory supporter you'll receive invitations to serve on committees, to openings and events celebrating our parks, along with a commemorative gift to celebrate your support.

DAVID PAGE SOCIETY $10,000-$24,999

In honor of his extrordinary work to drive philanthropic support to the Conservancy it is fitting that we establish the David Page Society to celebrate his memory by inviting our community to protect his legacy throgh support of the organization he championed so strongly. Page Society members are supporters at the $10,000 level, serving as strong financial investors that make possible the security and maintenance of our greatest natural resources.


Established to celebrate the Conservancy's inaugural and current board chair, Matt Cullen and his wife Karen, Cullen's Cabinet brings our cornerstone supporters at $25,000 closer to the organization through private tours and opportunities to join the board. As a member of our cabinet, you make possible our promise to the community of maintaining the pristine, safe, and welcoming atmosphere that each and every visitor- Detroiters, suburbanites, and visitors from around the globe alike- deserves on the riverfront. 

The Detroit Riverfront Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Gifts made to the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy will be tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law, please see specific gift receipt for estimated Fair Market Value of any benefits associated with your gift, please consult your tax advisor to determine deductibility. If you wish to waive your benefits, please indicate this when making your gift. EIN#30-0125283.