General Meeting 

Our next meeting will be on Thursday, July 11, at Mark & Susie’s house. We will have an entree. We will eat at 6:30 & the meeting will start at 7:30. Please bring an appetizer, side dish or dessert & as always BYOB!

Email for the meeting address if you don’t know where to go.

Membership dues for 2024 were due last December! Please see our membership chairperson, Mary Anne, at our next meeting to re-up or you can print a form on this site & mail it in with your dues!

Either way, we’d love to have you back!


Go to the Past Events page to view pics of all the fun the River Rats have had over the years!



We improved the quality of life for many families & for over 140 children in Davidson County in 2023!

2024 Calendar of Events:

We have a lot of FUN coming up this year! Don’t miss out!

July 12 & 13 – Poker Run Abbott’s Creek

August 23 & 24 – Poker Run on the BIG Water

September 21 – High Rock Lake Clean Sweep

September 28 – Bingo Night

October 19 – Casino Night

October 26 – BBQ Festival parking day

November 2 – 37th Annual River Rats’ Christmas Benefit

January 4, 2025 – River Rats’ Christmas Party

If you enjoy having fun and contributing to a great cause, please consider becoming a River Rat. The River Rats have improved the quality of life for thousands of children and hundreds of families in our community since 1987 and we continue to be…


                Executive Committee:

    • President – Kevin Hicks
    • Vice President –Rene Meyer
    • Treasurer – Susie Everhart
    • Secretary – Kerrie Owen
    • Board Member – Joel Lewis
    • Board Member – Krista Karcher
    • Board Member – Mary Anne Sloop
    • Board Member – Shannon McNeill
    • Board Member – Tammy Sherman
    • Consultant – Richard Freund