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

Join the KFB Youth Council

Keep Florida Beautiful (KFB) is accepting applications for the 2018-2019 Keep Florida Beautiful Youth Council. This is a unique opportunity for ten (10) high school students (14 -18 years old) from diverse backgrounds across the state of Florida to participate in a service-learning and leadership development program. Participants will contribute to and inform KFB on programs while acting as ambassadors and leaders for youth service in their communities. The KFB Youth Council creates a framework for youth engagement. KFB is seeking to infuse the youth voice into our programs and build on the model of youth leadership seen in our local affiliates.

The deadline to apply is Friday, July 20th.

Take the I Promise Pledge to Keep Florida Beautiful

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.

  • What Goes Up Must Come Down

    The Fourth of July is a day of celebration, family, friends, picnics, parades… you name it. And for the most part, the day typically concludes with fireworks displays as we commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence that occurred on July 4, 1776. Then, there’s July 5 - the day  we look around and realize what a...

  • The Great American Cleanup/Trash-Off - It is Never Too Late!

    A little over 20 years ago, somebody at Keep America Beautiful (KAB) had a pretty good idea. “Hey, let’s organize the biggest cleanup ever and get everybody to come out and pick up trash and make their community look great. We’ll call it the Great American Cleanup!”Fast forward to 2018 and it is easy to...

  • Put the Three R’s into Action

    This is a busy week for many people. They are wrapping up projects at work and school. They are doing that extra cleaning around the house as they prepare for visits from family and friends. During your holiday festivities, please take time to educate others about reducing, reusing and recycling. You don’t have to do it through constantly...

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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