Keep Indian River Beautiful
Phone #: (772) 226-7738 Fax #: (772) 226-7739
Keep Indian River Beautiful, Inc. “KIRB” is at the forefront of recycling education in Indian River County.
We believe that the best way to reach the community is by going into the schools, by having the Great American Cleanup, Day of Service, International Coastal Cleanup, Earth Day, America Recycles Day, Plant Native Day, participating in local events and festivals, beach cleanups, adopt-a-programs, Clean Marina & boat programs and much more. By talking directly about the benefits of recycling and environmental conservation, these programs serve to maintain KIRB and help us keep our programs running.
• Presented litter and recycle education to more than 112 civic youth groups, clubs and schools.
• In addition to assisting volunteers maintain their year round Adopt-A- Road commitment, KIRB organized and participated in an additional 215 cleanups throughout the county by coordinating volunteers who donated more than 11,100 hours to help rid our beaches and roadways of more than 220,000 pounds of litter.
• Continued to maintain Monofilament Recovery Recycling Program (MRRP) with 39 bins available at marinas, docks, beach accesses and piers.
• Continue our Clear Stream Bin Recycling Program throughout the county for the public to use for free to recycle at events and festivals.
• Expanded the Cigarette Litter Prevention Program by installing 10 additional cigarette butt receptacles a.k.a. “BAIT TANKS” throughout the city.
• Started to feature up cycled art made by local artist in the Reuse Exchange Center, where we took in 6 tons of material and saved from landing in our landfill.
KEEP INDIAN RIVER BEAUTIFUL, Inc. is a 501-C (3) non –profit organization operating as your local KEEP AMERICA BEAUTIFUL national affiliate since 1997. Our mission statement is designed to empower individuals to take greater responsibility for community environments by involving volunteers in litter prevention, beautification, recycling and conservation education.
Mailing: PO BOX 973 *Vero Beach, FL 32961 Physical: 6200 20th St Suite 140 Vero Beach, FL 32966
Our mission is to empower individuals to take greater responsibility for community environments by involving volunteers in litter prevention, beautification, recycling and conservation education.
COME VISIT US:
KEEP INDIAN RIVER BEAUTIFUL REUSE & EXCHANGE CENTER
Located in the Indian River Mall
Adjacent to Macy's
Hours of Operations:
PHONE (772) 226-7738
DONATE A VEHICLE
Donate a vehicle today! A new way to recycle: Vehicle donation; Cars, trucks, SUV's, motorcycles - No matter what condition its in, you can donate it to KAB and turn it into dollars that build and sustain vibrant communities. It's fast, free, and it's a perfect way to give new life to an old vehicle.
For more information Call (855) 426-2474