Litter Prevention: Defining litter, identifying the sources of litter, understanding why people litter, reducing litter by changing littering behavior, organizing clean-ups and educating communities on proper waste handeling.
Waste Reduction and Recycling:
Beautification and Community Greening
Keep Pinellas Beautiful, the local Keep America Beautiful Affiliate is a 501 (C )3- nonprofit organization. Through partnerships and strategic alliances with citizens, businesses and government, our affiliate motivates thousands of volunteers annually to clean up, beautify and improve their neighborhoods, thereby creating healthier, safer and more livable community environments.
Keep Pinellas Beautiful promotes individual responsibility and engages volunteers, together with local civic organizations, government officials, corporations and individuals to address local quality of life issues. Keep Pinellas Beautiful continues to build on its legacy of education and collective action to sustain a better quality of life for all.
Keep Pinellas Beautiful’s efforts are the cornerstone for community revitalization, conservation and economic development. Our affiliate works with businesses, schools, neighborhood groups and local governments to tackle tough issues such as illegal dumping, roadway litter, water pollution, unkempt vacant lots, graffiti, urban runoff into our local waterways and lack of green spaces.
We inspire positive actions every day. Through our strong programs and partnerships we provide practical ways for everyone to get involved in improving our community’s environment. Collective action is the key to continuing our legacy that will Keep Pinellas Beautiful for generations to come.
Over time, our organization has become a trusted resource to educators, a partner to community leaders, and a support network for individuals and groups. We maximize grassroots participation leadership, and the most cost effective use of public and private funds.