Last year, groups participating in the Great American Cleanup™ in Oklahoma helped collect 6.2 million pounds of litter - a volunteer effort valued at just over $3.2 million.
Help Keep Oklahoma Beautiful make these numbers even larger in 2012 by registering today (click here) for the Great American Cleanup™ in Oklahoma sponsored by Devon Energy. The Great American Cleanup™ will kick-off March 1 and end May 31.
The 2012 ODOT Trash-OFF (April 21st) is the signature event of the Great American Cleanup™ in Oklahoma. If you would like to participate in the Trash-OFF, simply register for the GAC (click here) and schedule an event on April 21, 2012. We'll handle the rest!
Groups and organizations who register to participate in the 2012 GAC will become eligible for:
Registration is FREE and can be completed online at gacinok.com. If you prefer to register via US Mail or are just looking to volunteer with an already established event, contact Sonny Wilkinson at email@example.com or 405-286-9141
THE DEVON ENERGY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD - Two outstanding GAC efforts from 2012 will be named the recipients of the 2012 Devon Energy Achievement Award, including a $1,000 cash prize.
FREE TRASH BAGS - Each registered group who will be conducting a litter cleanup will receive trash bags donated by GLAD®.
GRANT ELIGIBILITY - Registered groups are eligible to apply for either a $200 StartUP Grant or a $300 Growth Grant made possible by funding from OGE Energy Corp. For more information about these grants, click here. Grant deadline is February 22, 2012.
FREE WATER - Nestlé® has donated cases of Pure Life water to help keep your hardworking volunteers hydrated during your cleanup project.
FREE BIODEGRADABLE CUPS & PLATES - SOLO® has generously donated biodegradable cups & plates from their BARE™ product line for groups hosting events after their project(s).
TROY-BILT® POWER EQUIPMENT - Registered groups are eligible to participate in an essay contest to win a limited number of Troy-Bilt® Lawn and Garden equipment to help with their beautification efforts. More about the contest will be released soon.
FREE PR - KOB works closely with registered participants to spread the word in their community about upcoming events to attract volunteers.
FREE BANNER - Large banners, made possible by the national sponsors, help promote local events.
PRIZES & AWARDS - All groups that return their WrapUP Reports by the deadline become eligible for even more great prizes and recognition from Keep America Beautiful and Keep Oklahoma Beautiful.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE
2012 GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP™ IN OKLAHOMA
Posted on 01/26/2012
by Sonny Wilkinson filed under