Press Releases

November 17, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Reports 92% Reduction of Cigarette Litter in Participating State Parks

~ New grant funding will aid additional parks ~ (November 17, 2020) Armed with a $10,000 Keep America Beautiful Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP) grant, Keep […]
November 12, 2020

In Celebration of America Recycles Day, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Provides Recycling Education Grants to Affiliates

(November 12, 2020) America Recycles Day (ARD), a program of Keep America Beautiful, is held on and around November 15 to educate and encourage individuals to […]
November 10, 2020

Two Weeks Left to Join Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Pick Up Pennsylvania Initiative

(November 10, 2020) There are still two weeks left to participate in the annual Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Pick Up Pennsylvania statewide initiative that supports the Ocean […]
October 20, 2020

Is there Litter in Your Neighborhood?

(October 20, 2020) Litter affects the health and safety of humans and wildlife, is visually unappealing and sends a message that no one cares. Once it […]
October 13, 2020

Clean Up Your Neighborhood with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Pick Up Pennsylvania

(OCTOBER 13, 2020) Litter affects the health and safety of humans and wildlife, is visually unpleasant and sends a message that no one cares. Once it […]
October 8, 2020

Vote Now for Nicole Chandler-Harper, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Volunteer, and Secure $50,000 for Pennsylvania Parks through the National Cox Conserves Heroes Award

PHILADELPHIA (October 8, 2020) – Nicole Chandler-Harper, a Philadelphia native, was chosen as one of four Cox Conserves Heroes regional award winners for her extensive clean […]
October 1, 2020

Nicole Chandler-Harper, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Volunteer, Wins Regional Cox Conserves Heroes Award

Your Vote Secures $50,000 for Pennsylvania Neighborhood Parks through the National Cox Conserves Heroes Award Winner   PHILADEPHIA (October 1, 2020) – Nicole Chandler-Harper, a Philadelphia […]
September 21, 2020

Celebrate National Public Lands Day by Participating in Pick Up Pennsylvania

(September 21, 2020)  – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful seeks volunteers to participate in Pick Up Pennsylvania as a way to celebrate National Public Lands Day. Traditionally, National […]
September 10, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Provides Online Learning Materials with their Open Your Eyes to Litter Book Series

(September 10, 2020) Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is offering supplemental learning tools for in-class, virtual or homeschoolers through their Open Your Eyes to Litter series of five […]
September 3, 2020

Keep Your Neighborhood Clean with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Pick Up Pennsylvania

September 3, 2020 – Pick Up Pennsylvania, a program of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, runs from September 1 through November 30. During this time, residents are encouraged […]
August 27, 2020

State Representative Tony DeLuca Nominates Faith Milazzo of the Penn Hills Anti-Litter Group to Receive Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Community Pride Award

From Left: PA State Representative Tony DeLuca; Faith Milazzo, Community Pride Award Recipient; Shannon Reiter, President of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and Myrna Newman, Executive Director of […]
August 4, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Announces Registration Open for Pick Up Pennsylvania – Fall

    (August 4, 2020) – Registration for Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Pick Up Pennsylvania fall program is Open. Most communities have experienced an increase of visible […]