Friends of the Rouge (FOTR) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that was founded in 1986 to raise awareness about the need to clean up the Rouge River in southeast Michigan. Our mission is to promote restoration and stewardship of the Rouge River ecosystem through education, citizen involvement and other collaborative efforts, for the purpose of improving the quality of life for the people, plants, and animals of the watershed.
4901 Evergreen Road, KM
Dearborn, MI 48128
The FOTR office is located on the University of Michigan-Dearborn campus, a short walk from the Monteith Parking Structure where public parking is available. Map and directions.
Friends of the Rouge is supported by private, state, and federal grants, membership support, as well as individual and corporate donations. Please consider supporting Friends of the Rouge today by becoming a member, donor, or sponsor.
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