Share-A-Project Archive

Litter Prevention

McAllen's Project Clean Neighborhoods

Keep McAllen Beautiful and City of McAllen Public Works Department partner to
reduce illegal dumping within the city and provide the resources needed for neighborhood residents to organize their own cleanups.


Keep Mesquite Beautiful's Comprehensive Litter Prevention Program
Learn more about KMB's three phase approach to litter prevention and education.

Keep Frisco Beautiful Targets Stormwater Pollution Caused by Litter
Partnerships between the City of Frisco's Stormwater and Water Education Staff, Environmental Services, and youth groups/civic organizations and HOAs made this program a success.

Keep Fort Worth Beautiful's Litter Stomp
Partnerships between the City and local sponsors make for a well attended and fruitful event!

Keep Montgomery County Beautiful Anti-Litter Campaign
A two-pronged approach helps KMCB get the message out about litter prevention!

Litter Tackle Box Program - Keep Brazos Beautiful
Learn more about KBB's successful program to remove litter from local parks and roadways.

Reducing Litter and Increasing Community Pride - Keep Fulshear Beautiful

KFB recycled over 500 tires and four 40 yard dumpsters of refuse in 2012 with just three cleanup events!

Keep Austin Beautiful's Clean Sweep
Imagine over 5,000 volunteers joining together on an ordinary Saturday morning to make an extraordinary difference in the City of Austin!

Keep Tyler Beautiful - Clean the Creek Project

Find out how KTyB teamed up with the City of Tyler's Code Enforcement Deaprment and members of the Code Enforcement of Texas to clean up litter along a popular creekside walking trail.

Project Paint-A-Can - Keep Katy Beautiful
Project Paint-A-Can inspired citizens and organizations in Katy to design and paint cans to help promote the DMWT Trash-Off.

Adopt a Country Road - Parker County
Interested in starting an Adopt A Country Road in your County?

Cache In Trash Out - Keep Arlington Beautiful
Learn how Keep Arlington Beautiful uses geocaching to preserve the natural beauty of outdoor resources and keep streets, parks and waterways trash free.



Beautification

Keep Rowlett Beautiful Puts their Lowe's Grant to Good Use
KRB partners with local vendors and the middle school to get the most from it's Demonstration Garden grant.

Arlington Urban Reforestation Program
Learn about the Urban Reforestation Program which was designed to reforest drought and tornado ravaged landscapes in the Arlington community.

Longview Beautifies and Fundraises with one Activity twice a year...
See how KLB incentivizes sponsors to support their mission while beautifying the town at the same time.

KMB  Brings a Community Together to Beautify Munday
Beautification projects includes City, students, local artists and other community members

Keep Waco Beautiful Partners with the City, Other Nonprofits and a Neighborhood Assoctation to Revitalize and Beautify a Neglected Community
Read more about the transformation!

National Planting Day in Murphy
KMB partners with Keep America Beautiful for their first National Planting Day event.

Keep Midland Beautiful Water Wise Education
Learn how KMB educated the community about the whys of water restrictions and the hows of water conservation while still maintaining beautiful landscapes.

Keep Alvin Beautiful Tree Project
See how KAB honored their history with this innovative project that paid for itself!

Keep Rosenberg Beautiful - Sunset Park Beautification
See how KRB partnered with local businesses, scout troops, the city and many other volunteers to transform a favorite local park.


Annual Crape Myrtle and Shade Tree Sale - Keep Brazos Beautiful
Keep Brazos Beautiful rallies locals around community beautification with its annual crape myrtle and shade tree sale.

Growing Green Plant Sale - Keep Montgomery County Beautiful
Keep Montgomery County Beautiful's Growing Green Plant sale was started in 2009 and has many facets to impact beautification and environmental issues.

Green Stewards Camp - Keep Austin Beautiful
See how Keep Austin Beautiful is engaging at-risk students to focus on nature and how to care for it.


Waste Reduction

North Richland Hills Brings Recycling to Multi-Family Complexes
Read more about the pilot program's success diverting tons of waste from landfills.

Keep Cuero Beautiful Gets the Community Recycling Electronics
See why KCB was dubbed the "King of Recycling!"

Duncanville Teaches a Valuable Lesson While Helping Needy Children
Bet you never heard of Rudi the Recycling Reindeer ...

Utopia Holds It's Third Annual E-Waste Recycling Day
The KUB Board partners with 24 volunteers, Uvalde County and LCRA for a successful event.

Keep Murphy Beautiful Teams Up with Waste Management for Recycle Challenge Event
See how KMB exceeds its goal of increasing residential recycling by 5% in one month and increases it 20% instead!

Frisco Diverts Tons of Waste from Landfills
Keep Frisco Beautiful uses multiple partnerships to execute a successful recycling program.

Keep Kennedale Beautiful - Bring It! Paint, Paper, P.J.'s and Plugs Event
Learn how KKB turned this first-time event into a huge sucess!

Check Out Keep Pilot Point Beautiful's Waste Reduction Program
KPPB and the City of Pilot Point make tools available for citizens and businesses while educating them on waste reduction strategies.

Carrollton Gets the Community Out to Recycling Events in the Spring & Fall
KCB partners with their board, volunteers, sponsors, city leaders and local media to make the events a success.

Keep Glenn Heights Beautiful Brings Recycling to Town
KGHB partners with the city to educate residents and implement their first ever recycling program!

Don't Forget to Tote!  Keep Alvin Beautiful
1,500 bags were given out to the citizens of Alvin, reducing the usage of plastic bags - with no cost involved!

Two-Day E-Waste Recycle Event - Keep Big Spring Beautiful
The City of Big Spring and KBSB joined together to make this event a success! 

Abandoned Tire Collection - Keep  Brazoria County Beautiful
KBCB and it's partners collected over 396,260 pounds of tires during this event.

Keep Tyler Beautiful - Tyler Recycles Day
KTyB participated in America Recycles Day by holding it's own very successful weekend event.

Recycling Fashion Show - Keep Mesquite Beautiful

Keep Mesquite Beautiful's annual Recycling Fashion Show is intended to educate the general public about recycling through a fun environment.

Hunt for Festivitrees - Keep Katy Beautiful
Katy teams with local businesses to create Christmas trees from recycled products.

Recycle Drop-Off Center - Keep Moulton Beautiful
Moulton goes from no recycling programs to monthly program in less than 12 months.

Northeast Recycles Day Flea Market - Keep North Richland Hills Beautiful
At Northeast Recycles Day Flea Market celebrated on Texas Recycles Day, over one hundred vendors sell items that might otherwise go to the landfill.


Sustainability

Heart of Texas Green Expo - Keep Bastrop County Beautiful
The Heart of Texas Green Expo, held June 8-9, 2012, was sponsored by Keep Bastrop County Beautiful and featured over 50 speaker and panel discussions and 83 exhibitors on sustainable living
.


Event Fundraising

The Arbor Day Challenge - McAllen
Learn how Keep McAllen Beautiful raised funds for tree planting efforts through athletic events.

Keep Midland Beautiful's Trio of Gardens Annual Fundraiser
See how Keep Midland Beautiful partners with sponsors and individuals for a fun and educational fundraiser.

Keep Mesquite Beautiful's Rain Barrel and Compost Bin Fundraiser
KMB implements the fundraiser using Orbis/Norseman Products' program.

McCamey Gets Support from Local Businesses
KMB uses signage on main street to recognize different levels of sponsorship.

Keep Munday Beautiful's Event Fundraisers
KMB uses memorial tributes and a dinner theater event to raise money for sculptures

Keep Haltom City Beautiful Raises Funds Through a Car Show for Kids
KHCB combines fundraising with an anti-litter message at their successful Car Show.

Longview Beautifies and Fundraises with one Activity twice a year...

See how KLB incentivizes sponsors to support their mission while beautifying the town at the same time.

Keep Waco Beautiful's Event Fundraisers
KWB works with several partners on their raffle and compost sale.