Will you Green Up & Clean Up with us?

Posted on February 28, 2023

 
We are gearing up for our annual Great American Cleanup with events taking place between March 20 through June 20 - so now’s the time to get something on your calendar!  
 
WHAT IS THE GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP?
 
Spearheaded nationally by Keep America Beautiful, the Great American Cleanup® unifies and beautifies communities across the country in a grassroots spring-cleaning movement.  
 
Our local Great American Cleanup - Green Up & Clean Up offers many opportunities to organize groups and participate in safe, outdoor activities to make tangible improvements in Martin County.
 
Continue reading to check out how to get involved in upcoming events and opportunities!
 
Get Involved!
 
´╗┐We can help you coordinate a cleanup of your own, spread the word, and provide cleanup supplies - contact us to start planning today!
 
For more info, check out our guide on:
 
Do you have an upcoming project already planned?
Need a partner to help recruit volunteers?
 
Looking to become a sponsor?
 
Click here or on the button for more info!
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
Rio Nature Park
Revitalization
Sat., March 18
8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Rio Nature Park
 
All are welcome to join the Rio Civic Club as they remove exotic vegetation from the Rio Nature Park. Please bring your own garden supplies if possible, limited supplies will be available.
 
For more info contact Julie at
juliepreast@bellsouth.net or 772.692.1163.
 
Water Fest
Sat., March 25
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Memorial Park
 
Mark your calendars for the 9th Annual Water Fest presented by the City of Stuart and Students4H2O. This fun and interactive environmental festival educates the public on the value of water and the importance of protecting our water resources.
 
For more info, click here.
 
House of Hope Gleaning
3/25, 4/1, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/20, 5/27
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Western Palm City
 
Gleaning is harvesting the produce remaining after a field has been professionally picked. Once harvested, the produce is distributed to House of Hope pantries instead of being plowed back into the soil. Volunteer support is essential.
 
Pre-registration is required! For more info, contact Natasha at 
Natasha@hohmartin.org or 772.286.4673 ext. 1013.
 
For more info, click here.
Blowing Rocks Preserve Shoreline Cleanup
Sun., April 2
10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Blowing Rocks Preserve
 
Enjoy a guided morning stroll by The Nature Conservancy in the great outdoors through the trails and beaches of Blowing Rocks Preserve to collect debris washed ashore or left behind.
 
For more info, click here.
 
Earth Fest
Sat., April 15
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The Children's Museum
of the Treasure Coast
 
Save the date for The Children’s Museum of the Treasure Coast's Earth Fest 2023! Earth Fest is designed to celebrate Earth Day and bring awareness about protecting the environment and reducing the carbon footprint in a fun and engaging way. Earth Fest features activities and crafts for the whole family to enjoy.
 
More details and info coming soon!
 
Thank You to Our Supporters!
THANK YOU FOR HELPING US KEEP MARTIIN BEAUTIFUL!
Welcome to Keep Martin Beautiful

The driving force of our organization lies in the thousands of volunteers who each year participate in hands-on community improvement activities. Keep Martin Beautiful works with local civic groups, government agencies, schools, environmental...

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