Press Releases

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Affiliates Collect Over 7,000 Tires with Support from the Department of Environmental Protection

(September 5, 2017) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s local affiliates Keep Cambria County Beautiful, PA CleanWays of McKean County and Keep Washington County Beautiful held tire collections this spring, sponsored in part by the Department of Environmental Protection’s HHW/Small Business Hazardous Waste Collection Program. The affiliates collected a

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International Coastal Cleanup Begins September 1

(August 30, 2017) – The International Coastal Cleanup, the world’s largest volunteer effort aimed at improving the health of our oceans, begins on September 1. This global initiative aims to prevent trash from entering our waterways. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful coordinates the effort in Pennsylvania. Read Entire Press

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Encourages Pennsylvania Schools to Participate in Keep America Beautiful’s Recycle-Bowl

(August 22, 2017) – Registration is open for the 2017 Recycle-Bowl. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is encouraging educators in Pennsylvania to get their students involved in Keep America Beautiful’s Recycle-Bowl competition. Recycle-Bowl is a program designed to invigorate student participation in recycling through a national K-12 recycling competition.

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

(August 9, 2017) –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful announced today the eight grant recipients of their 2017 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 through the

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Keep America Beautiful/Lowe’s Community Partners Grant Will Support Community Projects in Philadelphia, Blair and Lancaster Counties

(August 7, 2017) – National nonprofit Keep America Beautiful (KAB) and Lowe’s awarded local Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful affiliates, Keep Blair Beautiful, Keep Lancaster County Beautiful and Keep Philadelphia Beautiful a total of $40,000 for high impact community improvement projects. Lowe’s is supporting more than 30 other grant-funded

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“Do It Yourself Cleanup Toolkit” Available to Marinas and Boaters Participating in International Coastal Cleanup Day

(July 21, 2017) –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful welcomes all Pennsylvania boating facilities, boating groups, sailors, fishermen and water enthusiasts to protect our aquatic ecosystems by holding a Marina or boating facility Cleanup!  The Ocean Conservancy will provide a cleanup toolkit to get you started on your way to

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