Keep Eucid Beautiful wins prestigious President's Award
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Keep Euclid Beautiful Earns Keep America Beautiful
President’s Circle Award Recognition
Local Organization Recognized for Exemplary Performance, Standard of Excellence
Euclid, Ohio(February, 2020) – KeepAmerica Beautiful®, the nation’s leading community improvement nonprofit organization, recognized Keep Euclid Beautiful with its 2019 President’s Circle Award recognition at the Keep America Beautiful 2020 National Conference, which recently took place in Memphis, Tennessee. The President’s Circle Award recognizes exemplary performance by certified affiliates of Keep America Beautiful in creating clean, green, and beautiful communities.
In qualifying for the President’s Circle Award, Keep Euclid Beautiful has met standards of merit of Keep America Beautiful by conducting an annual Community Appearance Index; calculating the affiliate’s cost/benefit ratio; and administering initiatives to end littering, improve recycling, and beautify Euclid’s community. Keep Euclid Beautiful is one of more than 600 community-based affiliates in the Keep America Beautiful network whose programs, initiatives and efforts, supported by millions of volunteers, help transform public spaces into beautiful places.
“One of our nation’s most effective grassroots community resources is our local affiliates, which engage Americans from all corners of the country in volunteer service each year,” said Keep America Beautiful President and CEO Helen Lowman. “Our affiliates provide real solutions that help create communities that are socially connected, environmentally healthy, and economically sound. They enrich the communities they serve and help create opportunities for Americans to do beautiful things.”
"Residents, Team members and volunteers work very hard year round to make Euclid a beautiful, inviting place to live and work", said Linda Beck, Chairperson for Keep Euclid Beautiful.
About Keep Euclid Beautiful
Keep Euclid Beautiful is a volunteer based organization and their mission is empowering neighborhoods and residents to take greater responsibility for improving our local environment through litter prevention, beautification, community greening, waste reduction and recycling.
About Keep America Beautiful
Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s iconic community improvement nonprofit organization, inspires and educates people to take action every day to improve and beautify their community environment. Established in 1953, Keep America Beautiful strives to End Littering, Improve Recycling, and Beautify America’s Communities. We believe everyone has a right to live in a clean, green and beautiful community, and shares a responsibility to contribute to that vision. The organization is driven by the work and passion of more than 600 Keep America Beautiful affiliates, millions of volunteers, and the collaborative support of corporate partners, social and civic service organizations, academia, municipalities, elected officials, and individuals. Join us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.
Secretary to the Mayor's Office, Chairperson for Keep Euclid Beautiful, Member of Keep Euclid Beautiful Team