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Newsletter article Friends of the Cheat March 1, 2024
Party with Purpose at the 2024 Cheat River Festival, Supporting Friends of the Cheat!
The annual Cheat River Festival, May 3 and May 4, celebrates the rebirth of the Cheat River watershed. Cheat Fest is Friends of the Cheat‘s annual fundraiser, which helps them advance their watershed projects and supports the organization’s administrative costs. Rain or shine, Cheat Fest is always a good time! More
Issues: Event
Newsletter article Friends of the Cheat September 1, 2022
Friends of the Cheat Debuts New Documentary Film and Free Public Screening Event
FOC is excited to announce the debut of a new documentary film, The Friends of the Cheat Story, directed by Robert Tinnell (Feast of the Seven Fishes) as an artist-in-residence working with students and alumni of George A. Romero’s Filmmaking Program at the Douglas Education Center in Monessen, PA. More
Issues: Event
Newsletter article Friends of the Cheat July 8, 2022
Upcoming Listening Sessions
Please consider attending a listening session to help shape a regional plan to address water pollution issues and drinking water contamination in the 14-state Ohio River region. More
Issues: PollutionWater
Newsletter article Friends of the Cheat June 1, 2020
Cheat Fest From Home – The First Virtual Cheat River Festival was a Surprising Success!
The Cheat River Festival, Friends of the Cheat’s annual kick-off to summer, was started by paddlers and river stewards to raise money to restore the Cheat River’s waters polluted from a century of coal mining. It’s now a celebration of two and a half decades of successful clean up efforts, essentially a family reunion, and importantly, a fundraiser supporting continued stewardship.  More
Issues: PollutionWater