How do we keep Florida beautiful?

Keep Florida Beautiful works with our network of more than 40 county and city affiliates to engage and educate citizens, visitors, and communities to improve Florida through litter prevention, increased recycling, education, and beautification efforts.

Special Message From Keep Florida Beautiful

International Coastal Cleanups impacted by Hurricane Irma

We appreciate your efforts to keep Florida beautiful. The International Coastal Cleanup is still scheduled for this Saturday. But due to the impact of the storm, some events have been postponed or canceled. Please check with your Florida Affiliate on the status of the cleanup in your area. We wish you the best as you rebuild. 

International Coastal Cleanup

Our Initiatives

  • Recycling

    The KAB Affiliates of Florida conduct Recycling/Waste Reduction workshops statewide throughout the year.

  • Litter Prevention Education

    Our affiliates organize over 80,000 volunteers statewide to participate in cleanup events that remove and recycle almost 5 million pounds of litter.

  • Environmental Education

    We work with educators to incorporate litter prevention, recycling and environmental stewardship into school activities and curriculum.

  • Solid Waste Reduction

    The average American generates over 4 pounds of trash every day. Keep Florida Beautiful promotes solid waste reduction through easy-to-implement solutions.

Learn more about Keep Florida Beautiful.

From the Keep Florida Beautiful Blog.

  • Adventures Abroad - Recycling in South Korea

    When our KFB Intern, Parker Bledsoe, graduated from FSU, he traveled to South Korea to gain experience abroad. In this post, Parker shares some valuable insights on recycling.  When I moved to Gwangju, South Korea in the summer of 2016, I expected to face many of the challenges that normally come with living in a new country.  I...

  • Youth Leading the Way to a Greener Florida

    Students across the state are enjoying time off for the summer. They’ve temporarily put the books away. But, the education continues. Many are researching volunteer opportunities. We are happy to report that many students are learning about the benefits of keeping Florida clean, green and beautiful. They realize the negative effects of littering. Littering creates an eye sore...

  • Reconnecting with the Great Outdoors

      This time of year is so exciting as people all over the nation participate in the Great American Cleanup and show their love and appreciation for the places where they live, work, visit and play. We've always known that engaging people in these cleanup events helps to strengthen the bond with our natural environment. We strive...

Local Events

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Keep Our Paradise Litter-Free!

Keep Florida Beautiful's supporters make our work possible. Join the movement and help support affiliate programs, cleanup campaigns, education, litter prevention, and beautification initiatives.

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