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.
Friends of Twin Lakes State Park wins for Recycling

In an effort to increase awareness of the park’s recycling program, grant funds will be used to purchase recycling bins and lumber to create a centralized waste disposal station.

Pennington Partners wins Green Grant for Cigarette Litter

Pennington Partners plan to place five cigarette disposal receptacles along the sidewalks downtown, as well as ten receptacles along the new walking trail, “The Greenway.”

Virginia Capital Trail Foundation wins 30 in Thirty

Virginia Capital Trail Foundation, in Richmond, has been awarded a 30 in Thirty Green Grant of $750 for its Litter Prevention project.

Virginia State University Tackles Cig Litter with Green Grant

Today, Virginia State University (VSU) has been awarded a 30 in Thirty Green Grant of $1,000 for their Cigarette Litter Prevention Program. 

Frederick County Recycling wins Recycling Cash

Frederick County Recycling in Winchester has been awarded a 30 in Thirty Green Grant of $750 for its Recycling project.

Rappahannock Group Sierra Club wins Green Grant for Litter Prevention

The Rappahannock Group Sierra Club in Fredericksburg has won a 30 in Thirty Green Grant of $1000 for their Litter Prevention proposal.  

Deep Creek Middle School wins 30 in Thirty

We are awarding our annual “30 in Thirty Green Grants” daily during the month of June. Deep Creek Middle School has been awarded a grant of $1000 as today’s winner in the Litter Prevention category.