Keep America Beautiful is the iconic national nonprofit organization that inspires and educates people to take action every day to improve and beautify their community environment. We envision a country where every community is a clean, green, and beautiful place to live.
Keep America Beautiful invites you to compete for recognition by applying for a Keep America Beautiful National Affiliate Award. Honor your affiliate and its volunteers for their efforts to create a more beautiful, cleaner, and improved environment. Your affiliate’s program activities in beautification and community greening, litter prevention and community revitalization, recycling and waste reduction, and environmental education will be taken into account by our judges. In addition, the judges will consider your use of Keep America Beautiful programs and/or resources, e.g., Great American Cleanup, America Recycles Day, Waste in Place, etc.
1- Under 30,000
2 - 30,001 to 100,000
3- 100,001 to 250,000
Sustained Excellence and Award of Excellence:
The Affiliate Sustained Excellence Award recognizes outstanding awards competition for three consecutive years. For 2019, Sustained Excellence will be based on an affiliate scoring 90 or above on the 2017, 2018, and 2019 applications.
The Affiliate Award of Excellence recognizes all applicants scoring 90 points or above (out of a possible 100 points) in 2019 with the Affiliate Award of Excellence.