2019 Magnanimous Mug Awards

It’s that Magnanimous time of year again! We’re in the running for the 2019 Fort George Brewery Magnanimous Cup Award. We came close last year, but just barely missed placing (we came in 4th.) But this year, we want to win! So please help by donating whatever you can to Riverfolk, and if we win, the Fort George will match …

2019 Thanksgiving Community Feast!

Now in our 4th year, Riverfolk and community partners will be serving a hot Thanksgiving meal with all the trimmings at the Astoria Armory for the homeless and our less fortunate neighbors. All are welcome! WE NEED YOUR HELP! We need turkeys, sides, fixings, beverages, and most importantly, volunteers! If you would like to help, please sign up at riverfolkastoria.com/thanksgiving. …

Haircuts for the Homeless!

Once again, Riverfolk is teaming up with Hygge Hair Company in Astoria to provide free haircuts for our less fortunate neighbors. Monday, April 29, 2019 from 1-3pm. Hygge Hair Company is located in downtown Astoria at 119 11th Street.  

Riverfolk Now a Chamber Member!

Riverfolk is proud to be a new member of the Astoria-Warrenton Area Chamber of Commerce! We are committed to helping the un-housed community with the documentation that they need to get services, such as housing assistance and jobs. We are equally committed to our business community to help find and implement solutions to this problem that affects all of us. …

Riverfolk T-Shirts are HERE!

We are SO excited to announce, Riverfolk now has t-shirts available! Supplies are limited, so be sure to order yours TODAY! Order now and will send yours out right away! Only $19.95 (+$5.00 s/h) Show your support for Riverfolk!

2018 Thanksgiving Community Feast!

It’s that wonderful time of year again! Riverfolk, Astoria Armory, and Chef Phil from Smoked Bones BBQ will be hosting our 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Community Feast! We will be serving a full, hot Thanksgiving meal with all the trimmings for the homeless and our less fortunate neighbors. All are welcome! WE NEED YOUR HELP! We need turkeys, sides, fixings, beverages, …

Mary’s Shoulder Surgery

Our founder, Mary Docherty, goes in for her long-awaited shoulder replacement next Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Riverfolk will be unable to provide it’s usual level of service for at least a couple months while she recuperates. So please be patient. Mary hate being out of commission while there’s still so much need out there, but she wants everyone to know …

2017 Riverfolk Benefit Raffle!

The 2nd Annual Riverfolk Benefit Concert is only 2 weeks away! And one of the ways you can give is to take part in our Mega-Music Raffle! Prizes include: Brand New Epiphone PR-150 Acoustic Guitar Soft Guitar Case + Strap and Picks “Anthology of American Folk Music Edited by Harry Smith” 6-CD Box Set 2 Peninsula Performing Arts Center Season …

Second Annual Riverfolk Benefit Concert!

Riverfolk is excited to announce the date and stellar lineup for this year’s annual¬†Riverfolk Benefit Concert! The show will be held at the CCC Performing Arts Center on Saturday, September 16 at 7pm. This will be a huge treat for Astoria, as the headliner is John Fogerty keyboard player and world-renown solo bluesman, Bob Malone!   Also on the bill …

CommuniCares Awards Riverfolk

On Thursday, Riverfolk was awarded a generous grant at an awards ceremony at Warrenton High School. The CommuniCare Program The Harold & Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation believes that there should be an opportunity for young people to create change. The CommuniCare Program provides and environment where young adults will learn about the needs of their community through grant-making and thus …