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City, KIB and RADC Kick-off National Small Business Week with Community Tree Planting

INDIANAPOLIS – (April 29, 2016) Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB) working with the Riley Area Development Corporation (RADC) will plant trees near I-70 and Rural—along the Mass Ave. Industrial Corridor—with the help of small business owners and community volunteers. This planting, in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), will kick-off National Small Business Week and highlight the correlation … Read more

FedEx Cares and Keep Indianapolis Beautiful Team Up in Community Conservation Project

FedEx Cares Teams Up with Keep Indianapolis Beautiful INDIANAPOLIS – (April 25, 2016) Keep Indianapolis Beautiful (KIB) will lead a volunteer day with FedEx team members to plant much needed trees within the Pleasant Run watershed. The project is part of a grant sponsored by FedEx through the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) to address pressing urban environmental challenges. KIB … Read more

The Old Southside will Receive a Facelift with the Help of More than 500 Volunteers this Saturday

Great Indy Cleanup Kick-off Event on the Old Southside INDIANAPOLIS – (April 21, 2016) Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB) will host more than 500 volunteers this Saturday in the Old Southside neighborhood as part of the April Great Indy Cleanup on Saturday, April 23. Volunteers will join neighbors in street and alleyway cleanups, habitat restoration from South St. to Beecher St. … Read more

More than 250 Indy Youth Compete for the World’s Greatest Summer Job This Saturday

INDIANAPOLIS – (March 11, 2016) Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB) will host more than 250 Indy youth this Saturday as part of the application process for the 2016 Youth Tree Team. KIB’s Youth Tree Team (YTT) works to preserve and maintain the trees that are planted through KIB’s Community Forestry program—an initiative to plant 100,000 trees in Marion County. YTT … Read more

Hundreds of Volunteers Tackling Litter and Blight in the Brightwood Neighborhood This Weekend

INDIANAPOLIS – (October 23, 2015) Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB) along with more than 200 volunteers will be working this Saturday in the Brightwood neighborhood, with support from the Brightwood Community Collaborative, Brightwood Concerned Citizens, and the Gladstone Group with the Forest Manor Neighborhood Association, to combat illegal dumping with a neighborhood-wide cleanup. Volunteers will create a community garden, place … Read more