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As an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, Keep Alachua County Beautiful believes that each of us holds an obligation to preserve and protect our environment. Through our everyday choices and actions we collectively have a huge impact on our world. It's really a simple concept, but one with far reaching effects.

Keep America Beautiful follows a practical approach uniting citizens, businesses and the government to find solutions that advance our core issues of preventing litter, reducing waste and beautifying communities. 

Upcoming Events

In addition to our consistently available planting and litter pickups, upcoming events are as follows:

Saturday, September 24th: University of Florida's Gator Plunge - Single day service project hosted bythe Center for Leadership and service. All ages welcome. More information here.

Saturday, October 22nd: 2016 NDHC Homebuyers Education Seminar- Eight hour lecture targeting first time, low income and credit-poor prospective home buyers. Children not allowed. Mandatory $50 registration fee. More information here.

 

 

To register for a Great American Cleanup event, click on VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION.  For details about these and other events please go to CALENDAR. Remember to like our Facebook page to make sure you get all the latest updates of Keep Alachua County Beautiful including events, fundraisers, and more! 

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Keep America Beautiful's Great American Cleanup, the nation's largest annual community improvement program, brings the power of millions of volunteers and participants to create local change.In 2014, the work of more than 4 million volunteers and participants during the Great American Cleanup returned $179 million in measurable benefits across more than 20,000 participating communities. Activities included beautifying parks and recreation areas, cleaning seashores and waterways, handling recycling collections, picking up litter, planting trees and flowers, and conducting educational programs and litter-free events. 

So come volunteer with us at the Great American Cleanup and be part of a national event