The Community Appearance and Litter Index was developed by Keep America Beautiful as a quantitative measure used across the nation to gauge … [Continue Reading]
About Keep Durham Beautiful
Keep Durham Beautiful is a nonprofit organization made up of volunteers who care about the appearance of Durham, NC. We engage and inspire individuals to take greater responsibility for their community environment through:
Earth Day is fast-approaching. Do you know how you’re celebrating? Consider joining Keep Durham Beautiful for one or more of our events this month! April 22, 8am-2pm: Gather up your unwanted household goods for Durham’s first annual ReUse Rodeo! On Saturday, April 22nd, we will be accepting gently used books, clothing, furniture, working electronics, household […]
Workplaces interested in saving money, helping Durham’s environment, and earning local recognition can now register to join the new Bull City Workplace Challenge.
City of Durham Mayor William V. “Bill” Bell and Durham County Board of Commissioners Chair Wendy Jacobs are challenging workplaces across Durham to take new strides toward a greener, more sustainable future by joining this new program.
The birds will start chirping and the bees will start buzzing soon! It’s time for us to go outdoors and start working on our gardens. If you are new to gardening and are planning to start your own veggie garden, we have some tips for you: Your garden should receive a minimum of 6 hours […]
Keep Durham Beautiful News Release For Immediate Release: January 6, 2017 Keep Durham Beautiful Seeks Pollinator Garden Applicants Durham-based community gardens are invited to apply for the “Healthy Bee Healthy Me” Pollinator Garden Program Durham, NC – (January 6, 2017) – Keep Durham Beautiful (KDB) currently seeks applications from community gardens interested in […]
Free and Convenient Event Open to All Durham Residents Durham residents looking for an easy and free way to recycle electronic waste, shred confidential documents, and drop-off of their live Christmas trees should attend the City of Durham E-Waste Recycling & Paper Shredding Event later this month. The event will be on Saturday, January 21, […]