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The UPS Foundation Awards Keep America Beautiful Affiliates with Community Tree Planting Grants

30 Communities Receive Grants Totaling $150,000 to Support Local Projects
Press Release

STAMFORD, Conn.. June 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful (KAB) and The UPS Foundation today announced the recipients of the 2013 KAB/UPS Community Tree Planting Grants. Thirty grants, totaling $150,000, are being awarded to KAB affiliates throughout the country with a focus on tree planting initiatives in urban and suburban communities.

The UPS grants are part of UPS’s Global Forestry Initiative designed to plant more than 1 million trees around the world by the end of 2013.

2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Insights: Preparing Your Community for an Emergency

At the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in New York City we welcomed a handful of experts and thought leaders in the fields of CSR and employee engagement to hold “Best Practice Café” sessions with our client attendees.

At the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit in New York City we welcomed a handful of experts and thought leaders in the fields of CSR and employee engagement to hold “Best Practice Café”sessions with our client attendees. 

Keep America Beautiful Announces 2013 Graffiti Hurts® Grant Program

Press Release

STAMFORD, Conn., June 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful (KAB) today announced the availability of the 2013 Graffiti Hurts® Grant Program, designed to assist communities in augmenting their local graffiti prevention activities. With municipal government funding under increasing burdens, KAB believes that the grant program will serve as a catalyst to combat the economic and quality-of-life setback caused by graffiti vandalism.

North American Power Mission to Millions Supports Keep America Beautiful


Keep America Beautiful was pleased to join Norwalk Mayor Richard Moccia, State Senator Robert Duff and local nonprofits Action Against Hunger and Save the Children at North American Power’s office opening celebration at its new 20,000 square foot headquarters in Norwalk, Conn. North American Power is one of the nation’s fastest-growing energy suppliers and a dedicated partner of KAB since 2011.

Keep America Beautiful and Dr Pepper Snapple Group Provide Grants to Increase Recycling in Public Parks

Press Release

STAMFORD, Conn., June 10, 2013 /3BL Media – Public parks will be getting cleaner in communities across the country as Dr Pepper Snapple Group /Keep America Beautiful Park Recycling Bin Grant Program awards were announced today.

Network for Good, Corporate Partners Aid Victims of Oklahoma Tornadoes

Network For Good launches giving response for Oklahoma tornado relief
Press Release

May 22, 2013 /3BL Media/ - In the wake of the severe storms and tornadoes devastating Moore, Oklahoma and the Midwest, Network for Good launches giving responses with corporate partners such as AOL, Capital One, and Yahoo!.

Give and Go: Move Out 2013

College Students Urged to Donate Responsibly; Recognize Social Impact
Press Release

STAMFORD, Conn., April 29, 2013/3BL Media/ — As the college school year comes to an end, students leaving campus often leave perfectly good clothing, electronics, books and furniture in overflowing campus dumpsters. With an estimated 3 million students living in campus housing at 2,100 colleges and universities nationwide, that is a lot of reusable goods.

Recycling to Keep America Beautiful


Keep America Beautiful (KAB) established as one of its 2013 Vibrant Communities Goals to place 5,000 recycling bins in public spaces to increase on-the-go recycling.

KAB is pleased to have already exceeded its 2013 goal through a number of Public Space Recycling partner programs.

Mayor Emanuel and Coca-Cola Announce $2.59 M Grant to Support Blue Cart Recycling Program Expansion

Grant made Keep America Beautiful will fund 50,000 blue carts over five years
Press Release

STAMFORD, Conn., April 22, 2013 /3BL Media - Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Coca-Cola and Keep America Beautiful today announced a $2.59 million grant to support the citywide expansion of the Blue Cart Recycling Program through the purchase of 50,000 blue carts over the next five years.


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