Clearwater’s longtime strategy of inspiring, educating, and activating people is a powerful formula for success! Utilizing the greatest resource in the region – the Hudson River – Clearwater has become the grassroots model for change in order to protect our planet.
Join Clearwater’s efforts to defend and restore the Hudson River depend on the support of its members. When you join Clearwater, you join a great community of devoted individuals who are working for a better future and believe that we all have a role in bringing about a cleaner, greener, safer world.
Clearwater is a community made up of…
…thousands of members who have a dream of a better future and the unwavering belief that individuals can make a difference in bringing about a cleaner, safer world.
…thousands of volunteers, who make the dream a reality by helping to sail the sloop, organizing and producing the Great Hudson River Revival, and providing support wherever needed, from waterfront events to performing office tasks to helping to revamp Clearwater’s Center for Environmental Leadership and Justice in Beacon, NY.
…a dedicated crew and staff, whose efforts go into keeping the sloop sailing as a powerful symbol and practical ship for environmental protection and education, and working with schools, concerned citizens, legislators and regulatory agencies to bring about positive change.
Your Membership benefits include:
- Discounted rate for sails on Clearwater
- 10% Discount on Clearwater merchandise
- Discounted admission and an opportunity to volunteer at Clearwater’s annual music and environmental festival —the Great Hudson River Revival
- An opportunity to volunteer onboard the sloop Clearwater or our sister ship, the schooner Mystic Whaler, or at the Clearwater Festival
- Participation in Clearwater’s Board of Directors elections
- A subscription to Clearwater Navigator, our bi-annual newsletter
- The chance to let your friends be part-owners of the boat too, by giving a gift membership!
Or, if you prefer to download a Membership Form to mail or fax in, please click here!
For membership question, or if you are currently a member and need to update your contact information, please contact Ann Mellor at Ann@Clearwater.org, or 845 265-8080, ext. 7119.
Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Inc. is a 501(c)3 tax exempt nonprofit, member-supported corporation whose mission is to preserve and protect the Hudson River. As an organization, Clearwater works to provide innovative environmental programs, advocacy, and celebrations designed to inspire, educate and activate the next generation of environmental leaders.