Member Organizations

The Friends of the Ventura River coalition formed to support the Ventura River Parkway.  We are a group of non-profits, community groups, land conservancies, businesses, local, state and federal agencies who are working together to bring the Ventura River Regional Parkway Vision to life.


CAUSE * EDC * Environmental Coalition of Ventura County * Friends of Channel Coast State Parks * Los Padres ForestWatch * Ojai Valley Green Coalition * Once Upon a Watershed * Santa Barbara Channelkeeper * Sierra Club * SOAR *   Surfrider Foundation * The C.R.E.W.Trust for Public Land * VCCool-BikeVentura * Ventura Audubon Society * Ventura Citizens for Hillside PreservationWishtoyo Foundation

Community Organizations:

Matilija Coalition * Tortilla Flats Mural & Reunion Project * Ventura River Watershed Council * Westside Community Council

Local Land Conservancies:

Ojai Valley Land Conservancy * Ventura Land Trust

Businesses / Business organizations:

Betty Belts – Ocean Inspired Accessories * BioResource Consultants * Downtown Ventura Organization * Patagonia * Recreational Equipment, Inc., Oxnard store *  Ventura Visitors and Convention Bureau

Local Government Organizations:

City of Ventura, Community Development * City of Ventura, Environmental Sustainability Division * Ventura Water * City of Ventura Parks & Rec Commission * County of Ventura, Supervisor LaVere (District 1)

State Government Organizations / Representatives:

California Coastal Conservancy * California State Parks * California Senator Monique Limón (District 19)

Federal Government Organizations:

National Park Service Rivers, Trails & Conservation Assistance Program

Other Organizations:

Watersheds Coalition of Ventura County