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Keep America Beautiful Launches National Planting Day

U.S. Department of Agriculture Joins Nonprofit in Issuing Nationwide Call to Plant Native Species on Sept. 8 and throughout the Fall
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(3BL Media) Stamford, CT - August 14, 2012 - Keep America Beautiful (KAB), its affiliates and its partners are mobilizing Americans to support local ecosystems by planting native species of trees, shrubs, and plants through a new call to action. The first National Planting Day will take place on Saturday, Sept. 8, with the KAB initiative continuing with activities through Nov. 30.

Keep America Beautiful Kicks Off Second Annual Recycle-Bowl Competition

Visit Recycle-Bowl.org to Register Your School Today!
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(3BL Media) Stamford, CT - August 8, 2012 – Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s largest volunteer-based community action and education organization, is again teaming up with Nestlé Waters North America to announce the launch of the second annual Recycle-Bowl youth recycling competition.

Waste Management Continues to Help Keep America Beautiful Improve Community Environments Across the Nation

Waste Management Awards 10 Think Green® Grants to KAB Affiliates for Innovative Projects and Programs
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(3BL Media) Stamford, CT - Aug. 6, 2012 - National nonprofit Keep America Beautiful (KAB) announced today that Waste Management (NYSE: WM) has awarded $10,000 individual grants to 10 KAB affiliates. The Waste Management Think Green® Grants are awarded to encourage community sustainability through local environmental efforts.

HP Wins IT Award for Infant Health Program; Sanofi Marks National Employee Wellness Month; UPS & Keep America Beautiful Give $150K in Grants - CSR Minute for June 18, 2012

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

Keep America Beautiful Announces Winners of America Recycles Day 2011 “Recycling is No Joke!” Video Contest

Winning videos used creativity and humor to stress the importance of daily recycling
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Recycling is no joke, and neither was Keep America Beautiful’s first-ever America Recycles Day video contest. Entrants were asked to create a funny, short video that showed recycling in a positive light.

Over the past two months, entrants of all ages submitted a total of 80 videos starring creative characters from recycling superheroes to talking bottles and cans.  Creative submissions took the form of rap songs, skits, one-liners, animations and more. Have a little fun today by taking a look at the contest winners, located at YouTube.com/AmericaRecyclesDay.
 

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Recycling is no joke, and neither was Keep America Beautiful’s first-ever America Recycles Day video contest. Entrants were asked to create a funny, short video that showed recycling in a positive light.

Over the past two months, entrants of all ages submitted a total of 80 videos starring creative characters from recycling superheroes to talking bottles and cans.  Creative submissions took the form of rap songs, skits, one-liners, animations and more. Have a little fun today by taking a look at the contest winners, located at YouTube.com/AmericaRecyclesDay.
 

I Recycle. Do You? Pledge to Recycle for America Recycles Day

National Day of Celebration for Recycling Encourages Local Awareness and Daily Action
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November 15 marks America Recycles Day (ARD), a nationally-recognized initiative dedicated to encouraging people to recycle more at home, at work, and on the go. Keep America Beautiful is proud to lead the celebration. Those who can’t attend one of the thousands of events happening nationally can still add their voice and show their commitment to learning and taking action at AmericaRecyclesDay.org.

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November 15 marks America Recycles Day (ARD), a nationally-recognized initiative dedicated to encouraging people to recycle more at home, at work, and on the go. Keep America Beautiful is proud to lead the celebration. Those who can’t attend one of the thousands of events happening nationally can still add their voice and show their commitment to learning and taking action at AmericaRecyclesDay.org.

Thousands of Events Planned Nationwide to Celebrate America Recycles Day

Visit AmericaRecyclesDay.org to Find an Event Near You!
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“I Recycle” is again the theme of Keep America Beautiful’s 2011 celebration of America Recycles Day (ARD), which takes place officially on November 15. Millions of Americans have pledged to increase their recycling habits at home and at work over the 14-year history of ARD, a nationally-recognized initiative dedicated to encouraging people to recycle more at home, at work, and on the go.

Visit americarecyclesday.org and click on “Join an Event” to access the national database of thousands of events.
 

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“I Recycle” is again the theme of Keep America Beautiful’s 2011 celebration of America Recycles Day (ARD), which takes place officially on November 15. Millions of Americans have pledged to increase their recycling habits at home and at work over the 14-year history of ARD, a nationally-recognized initiative dedicated to encouraging people to recycle more at home, at work, and on the go.

Visit americarecyclesday.org and click on “Join an Event” to access the national database of thousands of events.
 

UPS Announces Global Forestry Initiative

Almost $2 Million in Grants to Support Tree Planting and Forest Preservation
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Nearly $2 million in new environmental grants will be distributed by The UPS Foundation in collaboration with some of the world's leading environmental organizations to manage and preserve forests in the U.S., Belgium, Canada, Brazil and China. The company will provide both financial and employee volunteer support.

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Nearly $2 million in new environmental grants will be distributed by The UPS Foundation in collaboration with some of the world's leading environmental organizations to manage and preserve forests in the U.S., Belgium, Canada, Brazil and China. The company will provide both financial and employee volunteer support.

Connecticut’s First Nature Explore Classroom Opens in Stamford

Outdoor education space introduced at Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens, part of national effort to promote hands-on learning in the outdoors
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) September 30, 2011 - Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens, Stamford-based nonprofit Keep America Beautiful, Inc., and project sponsors PepsiCo and the Arbor Day Foundation proudly announce today’s grand opening of Connecticut’s first Nature Explore Classroom, a dynamic, nature-based play and learning space that applies research-based, field-tested design principles to enhance children’s experiences in the outdoors.

Will Your School Be America’s Recycling Champion?

Twelve days left to register for the first-ever national “Recycle-Bowl” competition
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Keep America Beautiful’s Recycle-Bowl competition, for elementary, middle and high-school students, was created to increase school recycling participation and teach students about recycling and environmental responsibility.
 

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Keep America Beautiful’s Recycle-Bowl competition, for elementary, middle and high-school students, was created to increase school recycling participation and teach students about recycling and environmental responsibility.
 

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