- Establishing stronger, consensus based goals for recycling in Virginia
- Building stronger markets for recycled materials in Virginia
- Expanding and improving recycling in school.
- Establishing more “on the go” recycling options at special events and public venues
When we hike, we take nothing but pictures and leave nothing but footprints. What is our mantra when we spend time on the water?
Do we have a legion of gnomes and fairies who come out at night to Keep Virginia Beautiful? No. It’s people like us who have to do it.
Keeping our Commonwealth beautiful makes good economic sense. People visiting parks in Virginia kicked in $21.2 Billion in spending.
We don’t know about you, but we had a pretty good 2013. There is still much to do to Keep Virginia Beautiful, and we continue to look to you for support, both in your acts and with your continued donations.
We’ve brought back our Keep Virginia Beautiful Awards. See who got Caught in a Beautiful Act.
The good news? Virginians recycled 41.5% of their stuff in 2012. Bad? That’s down from 2011.
It’s always a highlight of our year, and an honor to help these groups, all of whom help our mission.