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Nov 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Keep America Beautiful, ISRI Celebrate 20th Anniversary of America Recycles Day with "State of Recycling" Forum

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of America Recycles Day, national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful and the Institute of Scrap Recycling...


Nov 02, 2017, 12:28 ET America Recycles Day Marks 20th Anniversary; Focuses Nation's Attention on Recycling Every Day

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, America Recycles Day educates people about the importance of recycling to our economy and environmental...


Oct 18, 2017, 10:00 ET Keep America Beautiful Honors Delta Air Lines with 2017 Vision for America Award for Corporate Commitment to Sustainability

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) President Glen Hauenstein accepted Keep America Beautiful's 2017 Vision for America Award at the iconic community...


Sep 08, 2017, 09:28 ET McDonald's USA Named National Sponsor of Keep America Beautiful's Great American Cleanup

Keep America Beautiful, the nation's iconic community improvement nonprofit organization, today announced McDonald's has become a National Sponsor...


Sep 06, 2017, 12:48 ET Keep America Beautiful Launches "Community Restoration and Resiliency Fund"

Motivated by the need caused by the devastation from Hurricane Harvey and the threat of Hurricane Irma, Keep America Beautiful, the nation's iconic...


Apr 11, 2017, 06:00 ET Helen Lowman Named President and CEO of Keep America Beautiful

Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit that envisions a country in which every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:15 ET Keep America Beautiful Crowns 2016 Recycle-Bowl Champion

Bon Air Elementary School of Kokomo, Indiana, was crowned today as the national champion of Keep America Beautiful's Recycle-Bowl, the national...


Mar 20, 2017, 09:15 ET Keep America Beautiful Launches 2017 Great American Cleanup; Encourages Family, Friends and Neighbors to #cleanYOURblock

Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit that envisions a country in which every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to...


Feb 28, 2017, 14:48 ET National Nonprofit Keep America Beautiful Joins Corporate Partners to Boost Recycling in Flint, Michigan, Schools

The Coca-Cola Company, Nestlé Waters North America, the PepsiCo Foundation and the Walmart Foundation today announced that they have...


Jan 25, 2017, 05:00 ET Keep America Beautiful Recognizes More Than 80 Individuals and Community Organizations with National Awards at 2017 National Conference

More than 80 individuals and organizations from communities across America received national recognition at Keep America Beautiful's National...


Jan 23, 2017, 11:59 ET Keep America Beautiful Hosts 2017 National Conference in Washington, D.C.

Judith Glaser, founder and CEO of Benchmark Communications, will serve as the keynote speaker at Keep America Beautiful's National Conference,...


Dec 22, 2016, 14:30 ET Keep America Beautiful Launches Online Auctions for Chance to Win Tickets to Winter's Biggest Sports Events

Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit that envisions a country in which every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to...


Nov 29, 2016, 05:30 ET Keep America Beautiful Launches Year-End Fundraising Appeal: "100,000 Miles of Beautiful Things"

Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit that envisions a country where every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to...


Nov 15, 2016, 09:15 ET 2016 Coca-Cola Public Space Recycling Bin Grant Program Awards 4,518 Recycling Bins to 37 Communities and 25 Colleges

As communities across the country recognize the importance of recycling in honor of America Recycles Day on Nov. 15, Keep America Beautiful and The...


Nov 15, 2016, 05:30 ET Americans Believe Recycling Progress Being Made Over Time: Concerned about Amount of Waste in Landfills and Oceans

While the majority of consumers believe many of the issues related to recycling have improved since the 1970s, such as "ease of recycling" and the...


Oct 19, 2016, 12:34 ET America Recycles Day Encourages Individuals, Businesses to #BeRecycled Every Day

In support of America Recycles Day, national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful today launched the #BeRecycled Sweepstakes, inspiring participants to...


Oct 19, 2016, 11:10 ET Keep America Beautiful Honors Honeywell with 2016 Vision for America Award for Corporate Commitment to Sustainability

Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit that envisions a country that is a clean, green and beautiful place to live, honored...


Oct 11, 2016, 09:15 ET Lowe's Surpasses $5 Million in Total Contributions to Keep America Beautiful

Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit that envisions a country where every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to...


Sep 27, 2016, 10:27 ET Keep America Beautiful Asks Students, "How Will You…End Littering?"

Forty-five years since Keep America Beautiful told people that "People start pollution. People can stop it." in one of the most iconic public...


Aug 09, 2016, 09:45 ET Anheuser-Busch Provides Community Restoration Grants to Keep America Beautiful Affiliate Communities in Need

Keep America Beautiful, the national nonprofit that envisions a country in which every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to live, and...


Aug 02, 2016, 09:30 ET Keep America Beautiful Announces Launch of 2016 Recycle-Bowl; Urges Nation to #BeRecycled Ahead of America Recycles Day

As students, teachers, administrators and staff prepare to head back to school, national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful plans to ignite a passion...


Mar 30, 2016, 09:15 ET National Keep America Beautiful Initiative Reports 52 Percent Reduction of Cigarette Litter in Participating Communities

Keep America Beautiful, the national nonprofit that envisions a country where every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to live, today...


Mar 16, 2016, 09:15 ET Keep America Beautiful Launches 2016 Great American Cleanup; Encourages Family and Friends to '#cleanYOURblock'

Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit that envisions a country where every community is a green, clean and beautiful place to...


Mar 09, 2016, 11:00 ET Keep America Beautiful Crowns Recycle-Bowl Champions

Egg Harbor City Community School of Egg Harbor City, New Jersey, today was crowned national champion of Keep America Beautiful's Recycle-Bowl, the...


Nov 05, 2015, 10:44 ET Keep America Beautiful Honors Caterpillar Inc. with 2015 Vision for America Award for Corporate Commitment to Sustainability

Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit that envisions a country that is a clean, green and beautiful place to live,...