Press Releases

Keep America Beautiful Presents State Agency Partner Awards to PA Department of Environmental Protection, PA Department of Transportation

[February 6, 2018] – The PA Department of Environmental Protection and PA Department of Transportation were two of 13 Keep America Beautiful State Agency Partner Award recipients, presented at the annual Keep America Beautiful National Awards Ceremony, which took place during the recent 2018 Keep America Beautiful

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Keep America Beautiful Recognizes Pennsylvania Environmental Officer with National Law Enforcement Award

(February 5, 2018) – Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s iconic community improvement nonprofit organization celebrating its 65th anniversary in 2018, presented Edward “Todd” Ottinger, a Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Ranger, with a 2017 Environmental Officer Award at Keep America Beautiful’s National Awards Ceremony.

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Applications Open for the Dr Pepper/Keep America Beautiful Recycling Bin Grants

(January 29, 2018) – Applications for the 2018 Dr Pepper Snapple/Keep America Beautiful Park Recycling Bin Grants are being accepted through February 16.  The grant program is open to all government agencies that own or manage local, regional or state parks. Nonprofit organizations and KAB affiliates are

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Earns Recognition at Keep America Beautiful National Awards Ceremony

(January 24, 2018) – Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s iconic community improvement nonprofit organization, presented Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful with a Diamond State Affiliate Recognition Award at Keep America Beautiful’s National Awards Ceremony, which took place during its 2018 National Conference in Dallas, Texas this month. Read Entire

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Encourages Participation in RecycleMania 2018

(January 16, 2018) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is encouraging colleges and universities in Pennsylvania to participate in the RecycleMania competition. Sponsored by Keep America Beautiful, RecycleMania is a friendly competition and benchmarking tool for college and university recycling programs to promote waste reduction activities to their campus

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Mahantango Enterprises Supports Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s 2018 Great American Cleanup of PA

(January 11, 2018) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful announced today that Mahantango Enterprises, Inc. has pledged support for the 2018 Great American Cleanup of PA, a statewide community improvement initiative that runs from March 1 through May 31. Events registered with the initiative receive free cleanup supplies of

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Welcomes New Board Members

(January 4, 2018) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful announces the appointment of five new members to its Board of Directors. Joining the Board of Directors are Jennifer Fetter, Doreen Harr, April Kopas, Patti Olenick and Jerome Shabazz. “All five of our newest Board members bring a combination of

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Reports 860,000 Pounds of Trash and Ties Removed During the 2017 International Coastal Cleanup of PA

(December 21, 2017) – During the 2017 International Coastal Cleanup, held from September through October, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful worked with local groups and organizations to mobilize nearly 14,000 volunteers from 35 counties across Pennsylvania. Organized groups, civic organizations, family and friend canvassed their communities to remove 861,655

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful: 132,695 Volunteers Organize 7,280 Events as Part of 2017 Great American Cleanup of PA

(December 13, 2017) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has announced the results of the 2017 Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA that runs annually from March 1 through May 31. During this event, the organization garnered $13 million in in-kind donations and support – money saved

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Recognizes Road Adoption Volunteers and Encourages Statewide Participation

(November 30, 2017) – 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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