Beauty is the end result of everything we do
Our core belief is that beauty is a silent but powerful force that makes communities safer, … [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:
Nominations for the 2016 Golden Leaf Awards, which recognize new developments, buildings, and landscaping in Durham County that provide positive attributes to the built environment, will be accepted starting February 14, 2016. Nomination categories include Neighborhood Garden & Landscape; Hearth & Home; Adaptive Reuse–Old Building New Design; Small Development (under 12,000 sq. ft.); Large Development (over 12000 sq. ft.); Keep Durham Beautiful; and Sustainable Design.
Last month, Keep Durham Beautiful and the City of Durham Solid Waste Management Department partnered together to offer a free bus tour of the Sonoco recycling facility in Raleigh, NC. The tour featured a trip to the City of Durham’s new transfer station, where our solid waste and recycling is consolidated into larger trucks then […]
Trees Across Durham is hosting a free tree care workshop to provide volunteers with hands on experience while planting and tending to the trees along the Ellerbe Creek Stream Restoration Project, which runs through Northgate Park.