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.
James River Association WINS $1,000 Grant!

James River Association has been awarded a $1,000 grant in the Beautification and Community Greening Category. The KVB grant program focuses greater resources and attention on individual localities throughout the Commonwealth and how they are addressing the issues of litter prevention, recycling, waste reduction, beautification and education.

Fredericksburg Clean and Green Wins $1000 Grant

Fredericksburg Clean and Green has been awarded a $1,000 grant in the Cigarette Litter Prevention Category as part of the 30 Grants in 30 Days campaign.

KVB Announces the “30 IN 30” Grant Program!

In honor of Earth Month this April, KVB will be giving a $1,000 grant daily to deserving groups and organizations to help fulfill our mission..

America Recycles Day and “A Bags Life” Launch

“A Bag’s Life” Creates Buzz at America Recycles Day at VA Capitol (Richmond, VA) – Nov. 15, 2010 – A statewide plastic bag recycling awareness campaign in Virginia called A Bag’s Life, which includes an interactive and educational website (www.abagslife.com/VA), mobile app with nearly 800 drop-off sites by zip code, and video contest was launched […]

How will you help clean up Virginia in 2011?

Each new year, we all make our resolutions. What’s yours? My goal is to clean up a little bit of Virginia every day.

A little love in 2011?

Estimates suggest that up to 90% of the contents of our bins could actually be reused or recycled. What could you reuse? What could you recycle? On average, American’s throw away about 3.5 pounds of trash each day! Yikes.

Litter Guidelines for Business

One of our favorite partners, Keep America Beautiful, has a great guide for preventing litter in the workplace.