Monthly archive for August 2015

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful: 130,000 participated in 2015 cleanup

The Patriot News – According to Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, about 128,157 volunteers participated in the 2015 Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania. They collected 300,186 bags, or 6,003,720 pounds of trash; cleaned 11,943 miles of roads, railroad tracks, trails, waterways and shorelines, and 6,422 acres

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Volunteers wanted: Help paint the Coal Oil Johnny House

titusvilleherald.com – The Oil Region Alliance announced that the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful program has selected the historic McClintock-Steele-Waitz House (Coal Oil Johnny House) as one of eight buildings in the state to participate in its 2015 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania.   The two-story, wooden, peg-n-post Greek Revival

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Keep PA Beautiful: Nearly 130,000 Participated In 2015 Great American Cleanup of PA

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Thursday announced that over 128,157 volunteers participated in the 2015 Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA and collected 300,186 bags, or 6,003,720 pounds of trash, cleaned 11,943 miles of roads, railroad tracks, trails, waterways, and shorelines, and 6,422

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Keep PA Beautiful: International Coastal Cleanup Begins Sept. 1, Still Time To Participate

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites Pennsylvania residents to coordinate a cleanup as part of the Ocean Conservancy’s 2015 International Coastal Cleanup held from September 1 through October 31. The International Coastal Cleanup is the largest volunteer effort aimed at improving the health of the

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Nearly 130,000 Pennsylvanian’s Participated in the 2015 Great American Cleanup of PA

(August 27, 2015) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has announced the results of the 2015 Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA.  As in years past, all 67 counties participated in this annual community improvement event. In total, there were 4,931 events with 128,157 volunteers. Volunteers collected

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Fresh Coat Of Paint Grants Awarded By Keep PA Beautiful, Glidden, The Home Depot

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is pleased to announce the eight grant recipients of their 2015 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania Program.  This year’s event is held in partnership with support from Glidden Professional and The Home Depot. Designed to provide community groups with paint and

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Pennsylvania Communities Get a Fresh Coat of Paint Thanks to Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, Glidden Professional, and The Home Depot

(August 19, 2015) –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is pleased to announce the eight grant recipients of their 2015 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania Program. Designed to provide community groups with paint and painting supplies, the program enables these groups to renew a community structure in need into something beautiful

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Dupont Borough recipient of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful grant

Times Leader– Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is pleased to announce its grant recipients of the 2015 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania Program. This year’s event is held in partnership with support from Glidden Professional and The Home Depot. Designed to provide community groups with paint and painting supplies, the

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Litter Free School Zone Program Engages Students in Community Stewardship

(August 12, 2015) Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful believes that our younger generation are instrumental in building clean and beautiful communities and providing opportunities for environmental and community stewardship is a big step in that direction. To that end, as we all embark on another school year, Keep Pennsylvania

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Keep PA Beautiful invites schools to join Litter Free School Zone Program

Berks-Mont – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites schools in Pennsylvania to participate in the Litter Free School Zone Program, a comprehensive program that can complement lessons designed around recycling, litter awareness and community stewardship. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful believes our younger generation is instrumental in building clean and beautiful

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