How will MGROW create change?


To become a credible and thriving organization, capacity building is necessary through strategic planning and implementation. The strategies below focus on achievable outcomes over the next five years. There is no doubt that successful implementation will require hard work, forward thinking, and relationship building. The strategic plan lays out a framework that should be assessed and transformed along the way if necessary.

Strategic Vision:

Create a unified and collective impact for our water through collaborative capacity building.

Pollution Isn’t Pretty Strategy

Goal: Facilitate collaborative public education through the development of Pollution Isn’t Pretty.

Celebrate our Water Strategy

Goal: Build community partnerships to increase engagement and activity around our local rivers.

Get Out and Paddle Strategy

Goal: Connect individuals and families to water recreation opportunities.

Make an Impact Strategy

Goal: Invest in the development of the Middle Grand River Watershed by creating a diverse and sustainable organization.

Excerpt from draft strategic plan.

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