To engage and unite Virginians to improve our natural and scenic environment.

Litter Prevention

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  • Reducing cigarette litter
  • Reducing plastic bag litter
  • Improving litter law enforcement
  • Eliminating dumping illegally
  • Reducing roadside litter through responsible covering of vehicle loads.
Reflections from a Land of Fire and Ice

I recently returned from 10 days in Iceland. They have a mindset about recycling and their environment, and it would seem to be a good model for here.

Another 30 in Thirty Success!

They’re moving ahead with their grant money, starting a grand recycling initiative!

We Love It When a Plan Comes Together

With the help of all of these amazing supporters, who – combined – gave hundreds of hours of volunteer time, we were able to make a tremendous impact on Carytown. The people who came to enjoy that slice of Virginia – and a slice of watermelon – experienced the best our Commonwealth has to offer.

30 in Thirty 2017

Going into this year, we had awarded $145,000 to 195 different projects. This year, they ranged from $500 to $1,000, and five winners were awarded $2,000 to expand and/or continue legacy projects!

Keep Virginia Beach Beautiful Wins Final 30 in Thirty

We awarded Keep Virginia Beach Beautiful (KVBB), a $2,000 30 in Thirty grant for their Beautification project.

Buckroe Improvement League Wins 30 in Thirty

We awarded the Buckroe Improvement League in Hampton, a $500 30 in Thirty grant to support their Pet Waste Station.

Augusta County Recycling Wins 30 in Thirty

We awarded Augusta County Recycling Committee a $500 30 in Thirty grant for their Cigarette Litter Prevention Project titled, “Park Your Butts Here.”