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We're Keeping Sugar Land Beautiful!

Keep Sugar Land Beautiful believes that each person is responsible for the environmental health of our community. Your daily habits, choices and actions collectively have a huge impact on our community. It's really a simple concept, but one with far reaching effects. We believe you can make a difference.

Keep Sugar Land Beautiful follows a practical approach that unites citizens, businesses and government to find solutions that advance our core issues of reducing waste, preventing litter, conserving clean water, and beautifying communities.


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I want to be reused or recycled…Please don’t send me to the landfill!!

October 17, 2015
FBISD Administration
16431 Lexington Blvd. ~ Sugar Land 77479
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Rain or Shine

Keep Sugar Land Beautiful (KSLB) is spearheading the 12th Annual Recycle for Reuse event in partnership with the Fort Bend Education Foundation, the Fort Bend Women’s Center, Shared Dreams, and PROSHRED of Houston.

Please plan to donate your unwanted (gently used) items for reuse on Saturday, October 17th.

Items to be collected include:

  • Books
  • Clothing
  • Games
  • Puzzles
  • Flash Cards
  • Cell Phones
  • Coats
  • Pants
  • Shoes
  • Eyeglasses
  • Furniture
  • Household Items

PAPER SHREDDING: Only $5, per box, donation to benefit Keep Sugar Land Beautiful

Classroom items will be donated to Fort Bend ISD teachers, household items will be donated to the FB Women’s Center, pants, coats, and shoes will be donated to Shared Dreams, and eyeglasses will be donated to Recycle for Sight. Cell phones will be responsibly recycled by Keep Sugar Land Beautiful. PROSHRED of Houston will be donating their services. Please remember all items, except cell phones and paper, will be reused so only bring clean, gently used items to the Fort Bend ISD Administration Parking Lot at 16431 Lexington Blvd, Sugar Land from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.


Please Shop
August 19, 2015
Whole Foods, Sugar Land

To benefit Keep Sugar Land Beautiful

Whole Foods Market in Sugar Land has selected Keep Sugar Land Beautiful as the recipient of a Sugar Land Whole Foods Market Community Giving Day on Wednesday, August 19, 2015. Keep Sugar Land Beautiful will receive 5% of the net sales on this day.

It’s the perfect opportunity for back to school shopping that will benefit a local nonprofit. Please shop at the Whole Foods Market in Sugar Land on Wednesday, August 19. This event will support Keep Sugar Land Beautiful environmental programs and events that address recycling, reuse, waste reduction, litter prevention, beautification, reforestation, clean water, and water conservation.

Representatives from Keep Sugar Land Beautiful will be in the store from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Drop by our table to learn more about our organization and local environmental programs. KSLB will also be giving away a free reusable shopping bag (made from 100% recycled water bottles) to 250 families checking out on August 19.

The mission of Keep Sugar Land Beautiful is to educate and engage everyone to take responsibility for the environmental health of our community.

Saturday, May 16, 2015, 2015
10:00 a.m.

Please register today to help us pick up litter on Saturday, May 16, 2015, during our 22nd Annual Don’t mess with Texas Trash Off.

Registration before 5:00 pm on March 6 is required to participate. Volunteers will be assigned to pick up litter at designated sites in Sugar Land. All volunteers under age 18 must be accompanied by a registered participating adult.

A complimentary breakfast will be hosted by Whole Foods Market at 10:00 am for all registered participants. Volunteers will need to provide their own transportation to their assigned cleanup site. Trash bags and gloves will be provided. Please allow approximately two hours for cleanup. The first 400 volunteers to register and participate in the Trash Off will receive a free t-shirt.

The Don't mess with Texas Trash Off serves as Texas’ signature event for the Great American Cleanup, the nation's largest community improvement program. Last year, 358 KSLB volunteers picked up over 4,119 pounds of litter in Sugar Land during the KSLB Trash Off!

What is litter? You might be surprised. Litter is anything that lands on the ground or water that is not disposed of properly (recycled, composted or thrown in the trash). Yes, cigarette butts, apple cores, chewing gum, cans, bottles, animal waste, plastic bags, and wrappers ARE Litter!

  • All volunteers (regardless of age – youth or adult) must register to participate
  • All volunteers, under age 18, must be accompanied by a registered participating adult
  • Volunteers will need to provide their own transportation to their assigned cleanup site
  • Trash bags and gloves will be provided
  • Registration closes at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, March 6
  • If more than one person wants to be assigned to the same cleanup site, please see group instructions below.

Attention Groups:

  • A group is more than one person that wants to be assigned to the same cleanup site
  • All groups must have a registered participating adult (over age 21) group leader
  • Group leader will:
    • Distribute a registration form to each participant in their group - regardless of age
    • Collect a volunteer registration form for each member of their group
    • Check to see that each form is complete and has a signature or signatures
      • Under age 18 must include their signature and parent/guardian signature
    • Complete their own registration form
    • Complete the group participant spreadsheet
    • Submit all required forms (at the same time) before 5 pm on Friday, May 1st.
      • All individual registration forms and group participant spreadsheet
      • Email: info@kslb.org or Fax: 281-313-5707

FORMS:
22nd Annual Don’t mess with Texas Trash Off Volunteer Waiver
Don't mess with Texas Trash Off Group Participant Form

Please register today to help clean up litter.