Donations and volunteering are wonderful ways to support Riverfront Recapture. If you are looking for other ways to show your support, we have some additional options for you to consider!

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Online Searches

Riverfront Recapture can earn a penny every time you search the Internet. Just go to and be sure to enter Riverfront Recapture, Inc. as the charity you want to support. Just 500 of us searching four times a day will raise about $7,300 in a year without anyone spending a dime! Be sure to spread the word! donates half its revenue, about a penny per search, to the charities its users designate. You use it just as you would any search engine. It’s powered by Yahoo!, so you get great results.

Wish List – Gifts in Kind

As a non-profit, Riverfront Recapture has an ongoing “wish list” of items needed to support our programs and events, especially our youth programs. If you would like to contribute one or more of the following, please contact us at 860.713.3131 ext. 326. Your generosity is greatly appreciated!

High School Rowing Program Needs:

  • Three (3) megaphones
  • Two (2) 15 hp, 4 stroke, outboard motors   PROVIDED
  • One (1) 2000 watt generator
  • $32,000 rowing shell (8+)
  • 12’ or 14’ aluminum skiffs PROVIDED
  • Youth uniforms

Youth Fishing

  • Twenty (20) life jackets
  • 60 fishing rods & reel combo sets
  • fishing tackle: hooks, sinkers, bobbers

Youth Programs – Riverfront Adventure

  • One (1) 18-20 hp outboard motor
  • One (1) 12’ or 14’ flat-bottomed skiff or “johnny boat”
  • Two (2) ½” 18-volt cordless drill/driver sets with two batteries and charger
  • Six  (6) police/fire quality radios/walkie-talkies with charger and rechargeable batteries
  • Forty (40) Apex Durablade Dragon Boat paddles (or similar model)
  • Ten (10) 7x35 power waterproof binoculars

Youth Programming – Sporting Chance for Youth

  • Orange cones
  • Four (4) water coolers
  • Five (5) boxes of cups

Park Clean Up/Operations

  • Duct tape, zip ties, paint, brushes, work gloves
  • Two (2) pole saws
  • Ten (10) heavy metal lawn rakes
  • Ten (10) flat shovels
  • Two (2) pair of waders
  • One (1) complete tool set to include: sledge hammers, hammers, screwdrivers, wrenches, etc.
  • Two (2) Leatherman knife sets
  • Two (2) boat covers for 18’ launch
  • Five (5) boxes of cups


  • Two (2) Model 109 JOBMASTER ® cabinets


  • Printing
  • Graphic design