In the Press



Our Director quoted on piece on confronting littering behavior – Read Here piece featuring our anti-cigarette litter efforts – Read Here

Our Director nominated for a 2018 Rad Girls award as part of Philly Tech Week – Read Here

Cape Cod Times Editorial Board mentions our educational programming – Read Here

Our Director quoted in Philadelphia Neighborhood piece on Philly Spring Cleanup and the City’s Zero Waste Goal – Read Here

CityWide Stories covers our March 2018 anti-litter convening of neighborhood leaders – Read Here

South Philly Review piece on Zero Waste Cleanup training with South of South Neighbors Association – Read Here

Our Director quoted in Generocity piece on managing skilled volunteers – Read Here

Preview of July Women for a Sustainable Philadelphia event including our Director – Read Here

CityWide Stories covers our Cigarette Litter Prevention Micrograntee North Broad Renaissance – Read Here

Local Nation Podcast talks to us and the Zero Waste and Litter Cabinet – Listen Here

Uncommon Individual Foundation Interview – Watch Here

Al Dia mentions City of Philadelphia Innovation Fund Grant for #CleanFutures – Read Here

PA Environmental Blog covers Keep America Beautiful / UPS Grant for tree plantings – Read Here



Billy Penn and PhillyVoice cover Mayor’s Millennial Advisory Committee, to which our Director was appointed – Read Here and Here

Philadelphia Citizen Covers City’s New Litter Index, KPB Quoted – Read Here

Gov Tech Magazine Covers City’s New Litter Index, KPB Quoted – Read Here

CBS 3 Piece on 10th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup, KPB Quoted – Read Here Op-Ed profiling citizen-led neighborhood beautification efforts – Read Here

PlanPhilly Piece on Illegal Dumping, KPB Quoted – Read Here

PhillyWeekly Article on KPB Cigarette Litter Microgrant Program – Read Here

Learn about our education efforts on The Spirit News Podcast (41 minutes in) – Listen Here

Op-Ed on The ABCs of Community Development in Philadelphia – Read Here

Op-Ed with Mayor Kenney on the City’s New Zero Waste Action Plan – Read Here

WHYY Radio Times Interview about Zero Waste Action Plan – Listen Here

Star News Covers our Cigarette Litter Prevention Microgrant – Read Here Column Where KPB Answers Reader Questions – Read Here

Temple News Profiles our Volunteer Educator Sam – Read Here

Northeast Times on KPB Visit to Holmesburg Civic Association Meeting – Read Here



Flying Kite Media covers KPB led anti-litter coalition – Read Here

Continuing Flying Kite Media coverage of KPB led anti-litter coalition (with a focus on illegal dumping) – Read Here

Continuing Flying Kite Media coverage of KPB led anti-litter coalition (with a focus on business owner engagement) – Read Here 

Grid Magazine mentions KPB in their February “To Do” List – Read Here

Generocity covers our 2015 annual reportRead Here

Continuing Flying Kite coverage of KPB led anti-litter coalition (May 2016 City services panel) – Read Here

Philadelphia Neighborhoods Interview with our Director – Read Here Op-Ed with the Philadelphia Association of CDCs, on our anti-litter coalition – Read Here

Guest Piece in The Philadelphia Citizen on our Cleaning + Greening 101 event – Read Here

Blurb on our Director as an “Activist of the Year” nominee for Green Philly Blog’s sustainPHL 2016 awards – Read Here

Our Director quoted in The Spirit regarding tips for community engagement to tackle litter and vacant lots – Read Here

The Fill Feature on KPB – Read Here

Guest Blog Post on MyMilkcrate’s Blog for No Waste November – Read Here Op-Ed with the Streets Department & Recyclebank, on Dos and Dont’s of Recycling for America Recycles Day – Read Here



Green Philly Blog Includes KPB in their Guide to Planning a Neighborhood Cleanup – Read Here

Flying Kite Media Covers Our Microgrant Program – Read Here #PhillyChanger Chat – Watch Here Covers our Microgrant Program – Read Here

Our Director quoted in PlanPhilly – Read Here covers our 2014 Annual Report – Read Here covers our 2015 microgrant awardees – Read Here

Flying Kite Media profiles our 2015 microgrant awardee, The North 5th Street Revitalization Project – Read Here

The Philadelphia Metro features pictures of our 2015 Neighborhood Science After School event as part of the 2015 Philadelphia Science Festival – Check It Out Here Op-Ed on School District of Philadelphia Recycling Efforts – Read Here

PhillyCAM’s Around the Corner Series interviews our Director – Watch Here covers our UPS / KAB Community Tree Giveaway grant – Read Here Op-Ed co-authored with Lee Huang of Econsult Solutions, on National Keep America Beautiful study examining blight – Read Here

PhillyVoice Interview with our Director – Read Here



Webcast for Geeklist’s Hack4Good – Watch Here

GiveGab Podcast – Listen Here

KPB listed as one of 5 orgs making Philly greener by Philadelphia NeighborhoodsRead Article

Philadelphia Neighborhoods Feature on Keep Philadelphia Beautiful – Read Here

Green Philly Blog #ThisWeekI feature on Keep Philadelphia Beautiful – Read Here

Green Philly Blog covers our Park(ing) Day parklet with Recyclebank and the Streets DepartmentRead Here

Fairmount Ventures Profile – Read Here

Flying Kite Media Piece on our Volunteer Teacher Initiative – Read Here Piece on our Community Beautification Resource GuideRead Here

Our Director was included in Billy Penn’s List of “Who’s Next: 15 young community leaders changing Philadelphia for the better” – Read here includes us in their best sustainability stories of 2014 – Read Here



Philadelphia Real Estate Blog on our Think Green Grant – Read Article

Flying Kite Media Catches Up with KPB  – Read Article

Philadelphia Neighborhoods Covers a KPB Cleanup in Olney – Read Article

Q102 Interview – Take a Listen!

Inquirer Letter to the Editor – Read Article

Grid Magazine on our Think Green Grant – Read Article (see page 10!)

Keystone Edge Interview with our Director – Read Article