Monthly archive for July 2016

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Invites Pennsylvanian’s to Participate in the International Coastal Cleanup

(July 26, 2016) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites Pennsylvania residents to coordinate a cleanup as part of the 2016 International Coastal Cleanup (ICC). The Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup is held from September 1st through October 31st and is the largest volunteer effort aimed at improving the

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Invites Pennsylvanian’s to Adopt Local Roads and Areas and Keep Them Litter Free

(July 20, 2016) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites local residents, organizations, civic groups, and businesses to commit to litter free communities by joining their statewide adoption program. The program is an option for most types of local areas, such as municipal roads, communities, parks, neighborhood blocks, greenways,

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Accepting Applications for 25 Grants in 25 Days Program

(July 12, 2016) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful today announced they are accepting applications for their 25 Grants in 25 Days program. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful will award twenty-five grants of up to $1,000 for community improvement projects including planting natives, restoring habitats, restoring our parks, cleaning up our

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Keep PA Beautiful announces video contest winners

shipNC.com –The winner of the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful 2016 Great American Cleanup Of PA Video Contest is the Lake Frederick Homeowners Association from Millerstown, Perry County. The contest was sponsored by the PA Waste Industry Association and the Department of Environmental Protection. The winner received a $200

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Westmoreland County, Keep PA Beautiful Partner On 2 Community Greening Projects

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and the Westmoreland County Land Bank, recently presented Sewickley Township and The Geyer Performing Arts Center in Scottdale with seed grants to fight blight in their communities. In Sewickley Township, funds will support a Main Street Green Space Project after

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Keep PA Beautiful Accepting Applications For Community Improvement Mini-Grants

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is now accepting applications for its 25 in 25 Community Improvement Mini-Grants to support projects to prevent and cleanup litter and illegal dumping and to keep areas clean Applications are due August 15 by 5:00 p.m. Twenty-five grants of up

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful partners with Westmoreland County Lank Bank for Strategic Community Greening in Sewickley Township, PA and Scottdale, PA

(July 5, 2016) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, in partnership with the Westmoreland County Land Bank, presented Sewickley Township and The Geyer Performing Arts Center of Scottdale, PA with seed grants of $1500 and $2500 respectively, to fight blight in their communities. In Sewickley Township, funds will support

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Keep PA Beautiful Announces Winners Of Great American Cleanup Of PA Video Contest

PA Environment Digest – The winner of the Keep PA Beautiful 2016 Great American Cleanup Of PA Video Contest is the Lake Frederick Homeowners Association from Millerstown, Perry County. The contest was sponsored by the PA Waste Industry Association and the Department of Environmental Protection.  The winner

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