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Jan 27, 2016, 09:15 ET Keep America Beautiful Hosts 2016 National Conference in Orlando; Launches Call-to-Action to "Imagine. Inspire. Transform."

Renowned Australian psychologists Rob Curnow and Karen Spehr, who have been working for more than 20 years on changing people's behaviors in...


Oct 15, 2015, 13:26 ET Keep America Beautiful Brings Focus to "Bathrooms, Bags & Gadgets" for America Recycles Day 2015

"Bathrooms, Bags & Gadgets" is the theme of the 2015 America Recycles Day, which takes place on and in the weeks leading into Nov. 15. America...


Oct 01, 2015, 13:05 ET Keep America Beautiful Encourages America to #fallBeautiful

 Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit which envisions a country where every community is a...


Aug 26, 2014, 09:15 ET Keep America Beautiful Receives $1 Million Donation from Lowe's

 Keep America Beautiful (KAB), the national nonprofit that builds and sustains vibrant communities, today announced Lowe's (NYSE: LOW) has...


May 19, 2014, 13:16 ET Keep America Beautiful Recognizes Dell for its Leadership in Corporate Social Responsibility, Environmental Stewardship and Employee Volunteerism

Keep America Beautiful announced today that Dell Inc. is the recipient of the national nonprofit's prestigious "Vision for America" Award. This...


Dec 12, 2013, 09:00 ET Keep America Beautiful Appoints Jennifer M. Jehn as President and CEO

Keep America Beautiful (KAB), the nation's leading nonprofit that builds and sustains vibrant communities, today announced the appointment of...


Sep 26, 2013, 09:29 ET Keep America Beautiful Introduces Suite of Resources for Businesses and Organizations to Encourage Recycling in the Workplace

New Recycling at Work Website Offers Pledge-Takers Recycling Bin Discounts, Online Tools  Keep America Beautiful's Recycling at Work...


Apr 04, 2013, 09:12 ET Keep America Beautiful Rallies Volunteers for Great American Cleanup "National Day of Action" on April 6

Country's Largest Community Improvement Movement Features Events in Nine Cities The Great American Cleanup, Keep America Beautiful's...


Nov 14, 2012, 09:31 ET Keep America Beautiful Announces Recycling Pledge Inviting Businesses and Governments to Commit to 10% Increase in Workplace Recycling

Recycling at Work Initiative Launched on America Recycles Day (Nov. 15); Links to 2012 Clinton Global Initiative Commitment Keep America...


Aug 21, 2012, 09:15 ET America Recycles Day 2012 Announces Open Registration for Local Events

Join the national celebration of American recycling by hosting a local event. Get free resources!   Online registration is...


Aug 14, 2012, 14:15 ET Keep America Beautiful Launches National Planting Day

- U.S. Department of Agriculture Joins Nonprofit in Issuing Nationwide Call to Plant Native Species on Sept. 8 and throughout the Fall -...


Aug 08, 2012, 09:52 ET Keep America Beautiful Kicks Off Second Annual Recycle-Bowl Competition

Visit Recycle-Bowl.org to Register Your School Today!  Keep America Beautiful, the nation's largest volunteer-based community action...


Aug 06, 2012, 15:27 ET Waste Management Continues to Help Keep America Beautiful Improve Community Environments Across the Nation

- Waste Management Awards 10 Think Green® Grants to KAB Affiliates for Innovative Projects and Programs -  National nonprofit...


Apr 26, 2012, 16:56 ET Keep America Beautiful Rallies Grassroots for Great American Cleanup "National Day of Action" on April 28

Country's Largest Community Improvement Movement Spotlights 10 Cities Keep America Beautiful (KAB), the nation's largest volunteer-based...


Mar 28, 2012, 09:20 ET Waste Management and Keep America Beautiful Award Grants to Build a More Sustainable Future

-- Waste Management's Think Green® Grants awarded to 41 grassroots organizations that support Keep America Beautiful's mission --...


Mar 12, 2012, 09:15 ET Keep America Beautiful Announces Record-Setting Goal: Recruit 4 Million Volunteers To Activate Great American Cleanup 2012

  Declares First-Ever "National Day of Action" on April 28 For Country's Largest Community Improvement Movement Spotlighting 10...


Feb 15, 2012, 09:15 ET Communities Report Continued Success in Reducing Cigarette Butt Litter

-- National program consistently reduces litter by more than half -- Keep America Beautiful (KAB) reports an average 54 percent...


Feb 08, 2012, 09:15 ET RecycleMania Kicks Off 2012 Collegiate Recycling Competition

– 12th Annual Tournament Taps Campus Rivalries to Promote Conservation – RecycleMania springs back into action as college...


Feb 06, 2012, 16:58 ET Keep America Beautiful Announces America's School Recycling Champions

More than 1,200 schools mark first annual K-12 Recycle-Bowl competition; 2 million pounds of recyclables recovered Keep America Beautiful,...


Feb 01, 2012, 09:15 ET Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation Awards $1 Million to Keep America Beautiful

Donation to support grant program for local community improvement projects National nonprofit Keep America Beautiful, Inc. (KAB) and the...


Nov 15, 2011, 10:44 ET I Recycle. Do You? Pledge to Recycle for America Recycles Day

National Day of Celebration for Recycling Encourages Local Awareness and Daily Action  November 15 marks America Recycles Day (ARD),...


Nov 10, 2011, 14:50 ET Keep America Beautiful Announces 2011 Great American Cleanup Results

-- In Challenging Economic Times, Volunteers Provide Essential Services to Communities -- More than 3.8 million volunteers and...


Nov 09, 2011, 09:15 ET Thousands of Events Planned Nationwide to Celebrate America Recycles Day

Visit AmericaRecyclesDay.org to Find an Event Near You! "I Recycle" is again the theme of Keep America Beautiful's 2011 celebration...


Oct 03, 2011, 13:42 ET Calling All Recyclers! America Recycles Day 2011 Announces Open Registration for Local Events

-- Join the national celebration of American recycling by hosting a local event. Get free resources! -- America Recycles Day, recognized annually...


Aug 18, 2011, 09:10 ET Waste Management Helps Keep America Beautiful, Inc. Improve Community Environments

Keep America Beautiful affiliates share $140,000 in WM Think Green® Grants Fourteen Keep America Beautiful (KAB) affiliate organizations...