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Combat Holiday Blues with Time in Nature

We are now in the thick of the holiday season. For many, this time of the year is filled with joy, laughter, and delicious foods enjoyed with family and friends surrounded by warmth and love. For others, it can be a little bit harder to fully embrace the holiday spirit. Entertaining long-lost Aunts and Uncles, preparing multi-course dinners for picky … Read more

Perry Meridian High School Wins “It’s My City Litter PSA” Video Contest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Ashley Haynes, ahaynes@kibi.org Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. MARION COUNTY (November 30, 2017) – To build awareness of littering, the “It’s My City Litter PSA Contest” encouraged all K–12 students in Marion County to create 30- or 60-second videos that explain why residents shouldn’t litter. Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB), Eli Lilly and Company, FOX59, and It’s … Read more

More than 200 volunteers to focus cleanup efforts in Kennedy King neighborhood

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Ashley Haynes, ahaynes@kibi.org Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. Aliya Wishner Office of Mayor Joe Hogsett – City of Indianapolis C: 317.995.7645 aliya.wishner@indy.gov More than 200 volunteers to focus cleanup efforts in Kennedy King neighborhood Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, City of Indianapolis to host annual Great Indy Cleanup Focus Neighborhood event to clean one of Indy’s major gateways INDIANAPOLIS … Read more

Create an Outdoor Classroom at Your School Through KIB’s GreenKids Program

Did you know the average American child spends 7.5 hours per day in front of a screen? That’s over 2,737 hours (yikes!) a year that kids spend indoors with their eyes are glued to televisions, computers, tablets and smart phones. Keep Indianapolis Beautiful hopes to counter this growing epidemic through our GreenKids Program—a multi-year partnership where KIB will help schools … Read more

Efroymson Family Fund awards $115,000 grant to KIB for community greening

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Ashley Haynes, ahaynes@kibi.org Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. Efroymson Family Fund awards $115,000 grant to KIB for community greening INDIANAPOLIS – (October 12, 2017) Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB) announced today that the Efroymson Family Fund has awarded KIB a $115,000 grant for beautification efforts, green initiatives, and programming. The largest grant ever awarded to KIB by … Read more