About Us

We are Keep America Beautiful. We are the nation’s leading nonprofit that brings people together to build and sustain vibrant communities. With a network of more than 1,200 affiliate and participating organizations including state recycling organizations, we work with millions of volunteers to take action in their communities through programs that deliver sustainable impact.

Keep America Beautiful offers solutions that create clean, beautiful public places, reduce waste and increase recycling, generate positive impact on local economies and inspire generations of environmental stewards. Through our programs and public-private partnerships, we engage individuals to take greater responsibility for improving their community’s environment. We work to build and sustain vibrant communities that are socially connected, environmentally healthy and economically sound.

Our Mission
Engaging individuals to take greater responsibility for improving their community’s environment.

Our Beliefs
Keep America Beautiful believes:

  • People and places are profoundly connected
  • Thriving communities are rooted in individual responsibility and action
  • Lasting change happens when people work together

The purpose of this blog:

  • To gather the amazing stories of our affiliate network in one place
  • To build and sustain a conversation with our affiliates across our nation using current technology