EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE FOR PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS
Local Business Partners in Statewide Beautification Contest
Groups and organizations that have applied for Keep Oklahoma Beautiful’s Fresh Paint Days are eligible to enter an essay contest to win a Honda Pressure Washer donated by local construction supply company, CL Boyd.
Fresh Paint Days is an annual program that gives Oklahomans paint and funds for painting supplies to improve buildings in their area. In its nine-year history, the program has provided 4,000 gallons of paint and $36,000 for painting supplies, enabling more than 230 buildings to be improved in over 100 communities.
"CL Boyd is pleased to be a part of this initiative to help beautify Oklahoma through the donation of John Deere Pressure Washers for the Fresh Paint Days program. Keep Oklahoma Beautiful is a thoughtful and committed organization working to preserve the beauty of our state and we are thrilled to partner with them.” Jim Meisner, Executive Vice President, CL Boyd.
Interested groups must apply and be approved for the Fresh Paint Days program to be eligible to win the contest. Groups must submit a 300-500 word essay explaining how this equipment will help their project. Applications can be submitted online now through July 31 on the nonprofit’s website – keepoklahomabeautiful.com/ cl-boyd-pressure-washer-grant.
“Keep Oklahoma Beautiful is honored to create the new partnership with CL Boyd on Fresh Paint Days. Our registrants will be very pleased for this opportunity to make the projects they submit easier and more quickly completed. CL Boyd has been a steadfast supporter of KOB for the last several years at our Environmental Excellence annual banquet, we are excited about this new venture with them.” said Jeanette Nance, KOB Executive Director.
To apply for Fresh Paint Days and find more information regarding this program and the essay contest, please visit keepoklahomabeautiful.com/fresh-paint-days.
Keep Oklahoma Beautiful is a statewide nonprofit with a mission to empower Oklahoma citizens to preserve and enhance the state’s natural beauty and ensure a healthy, sustainable environment. Fresh Paint Days is made possible through the generous support of signature sponsors HIS Coatings of Oklahoma City and Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO), partners like CL Boyd and community volunteers across the state.
Posted on 06/29/2015
by Megan Moran filed under