Keeping the Wissahickon Beautiful!

We spent a great Sunday with the Friends of the Wissahickon (FOW) and Radio 104.5 cleaning up the Wissahickon – and celebrating the 90th anniversary of the FOW! Thanks to Radio 104.5 and Clear Channel Communications, Inc., we were able to give away five pairs of tickets to Jack Johnson‘s sold out show at the Tower Theater, too!Happy 90th, FOW – here’s…

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18
May
2014

Follow the Bouncing KPB Gloves!

It’s time to play a quick game of follow the bouncing KPB gloves. Our giant box of gloves began their spring at Gideon School for the Philly Spring Cleanup. Then they found their way to Kelley School for a mini-cleanup we hosted with our friends at Need in Deed. And if that’s not enough, they’re currently…

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Our Latest Newsletter – Hot Off the Presses!

Check out the latest from the Keep Philadelphia Beautiful team here! Learn about what we’ve been up to, and what we’ve got coming up this summer Basically, get excited!

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12
May
2014
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Oh The Places You Will Go

We spent a couple minutes this afternoon mapping all of the places where Keep Philadelphia Beautiful has helped spearhead a cleanup, or an environmental / civic education opportunity over the past year. We’ve absolutely loved traveling all over Philadelphia – and can’t wait to keep adding to the map!

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28
April
2014
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Keeping Lawncrest Beautiful

We spent our morning beautifying the Lawncrest Rec Center in the great Northeast section of the City with our friends from PhillyRising and the Travis Manion Foundation – planting, painting, cleaning and having fun with over 100 volunteers (who are now friends of course!). We repainted the front hallway of the Rec Center and the benches outside,…

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26
April
2014
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Celebrate Earth Day!

Join the Philadelphia Streets Department, Recyclebank and us for an Earth Day celebration! We’ll be at 57th and Baltimore, Sherwood Park, from 12:00n to 4:00p this coming Tuesday, April 22nd – cleanup, recycling education and bin distribution, and more! If you’re interested in volunteering, shoot us an email at michelle@keepphiladelphiabeautiful.org!

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April
2014
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Community Cleanup! Win Jack Johnson Tickets!

Join the Friends of the Wissahickon, Keep Philadelphia Beautiful, Radio 104.5 and Clear Channel for a Community Clean Up after the Forbidden Drive 10K. Participants in the cleanup will be entered into a drawing for tickets to see Jack Johnson at his upcoming sold out show at the Mann Center! Gloves, tools, and trash bags…

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20
April
2014
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Dewain Johnson
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ICYMI: More Great KPB Press!

In case you missed it, our friends at Philadelphia Neighborhoods featured our work at Keep Philadelphia Beautiful! Read the full article here and learn a little more about us and what we do! “A beautiful city is more than just pleasing to the eye. It also serves as a center of pride and loyalty for those…

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18
April
2014
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Dewain Johnson
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Keep America Beautiful Spotlights KPB Volunteer

Keep America Beautiful spotlighted our very own Liz Kropf for all she does to Keep Philadelphia Beautiful! We couldn’t do what we do without wonderful volunteers like Liz, who inspire us to work harder every day!

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April
2014
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