Press Releases

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Receives Grant from Keep America Beautiful to Continue Cigarette Litter Prevention Program

(5/21/19) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful (KPB) received a $10,000 grant from Keep America Beautiful to continue their work with the Keep America Beautiful Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP), the nation’s largest program aimed at reducing cigarette litter. This is the ninth year that KPB received funding from

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Still Time to Participate in the Great American Cleanup of PA

(May 16, 2019) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is calling for individuals and groups to register community improvement events with the Great American Cleanup of PA, their signature program, before the statewide initiative ends on May 31. Registered events receive free cleanup supplies of bags, gloves and vests,

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Provides Program to Keep Local Roads and Areas Litter Free

(May 15, 2019) – Whether intentionally put there or blown from trashcans, dumpsters, shopping carts or cars, every community has pockets of unsightly trash. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has a program for local residents, organizations, civic groups, and businesses to be part of the solution. Their statewide adoption

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Calls for Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania Applications

(May 1, 2019) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is accepting applications through June 28 for the 2019 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania, a program designed to provide community groups with paint and painting supplies enabling them to renew a community structure in need into something beautiful through the application of

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ARBOR DAY EVENT AT THE JOHNSTON ESTATE

(April 29, 2019) – In celebration of environmental stewardship, this Arbor Day, April 26, 2019, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful worked with GIANT associate volunteers and the Friends of Johnston, Inc. to plant trees and flowers, mulch beds, create walkways and conduct additional improvements at Camel’s Hump Farm on

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Columbia Gas Employees Celebrate Earth Day

May 19, 2019 – CANONSBURG, PA– In celebration of Earth Day, Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania partnered with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful to organize a local Beaver County cleanup and beautification event as part of the nonprofits 2019 Great American Cleanup of PA initiative. Columbia Gas employees volunteered their

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Celebrate Earth Day by Joining Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s 2019 Great American Cleanup of PA

(April 17, 2019) – In celebration of Earth Day, April 22, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful encourages residents to join the 2019 Great American Cleanup of PA today at www.gacofpa.org. Events registered through May 31 receive free trash bags, gloves, and safety vests from PennDOT district offices, as supplies

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Pennsylvania Teachers Invited to Participate In Litter Free School Zone Program

(April 11, 2019) Earth Day, April 22, is quickly approaching and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites all educators to check out the Litter Free School Zone program. This comprehensive program encourages young people to take an active role in protecting and improving the environment through recycling, litter awareness and

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PA CleanWays of Cumberland County, Cumberland County Vector Control and Mechanicsburg Borough will Hold Tire and Electronics Collection on May 4th

(April 2, 2019) – Cumberland County Vector Control, in partnership with PA Cleanways of Cumberland County, Mechanicsburg borough, and e-End Recycling would like to invite area residents to bring their old tires and electronics to be recycled. There is no charge for electronic devices, except for CRT

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

(March 28, 2019) – 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 recent National Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. The President’s Circle Award

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