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PalmettoPride Announces New Web and Mobile Citizen Reporting App

Columbia, SC — PalmettoPride announces the Trash Tracker mobile phone app, a new program that will allow residents to report litter issues and request services through an online and mobile interface. Powered by SeeClickFix, the location-based reporting platform allows residents to document litter and illegal dumping concerns across the state.   “This new reporting app […]

Posted on November 17th, 2014


Francis Marion Cleanup Yields Impressive Results

Columbia, SC – On a cold, rainy Saturday morning after an ice storm paralyzed much of South Carolina, 99 volunteers came together to clean up one of the lowcountry’s treasures: the Francis Marion National Forest. On February 1, 2014, volunteers removed 40 tons of trash and recyclable materials from the forest focusing on along Halfway […]

Posted on February 1st, 2014


7th Annual Francis Marion National Forest Cleanup 7

WHAT:The USDA and PalmettoPride will host the annual cleanup of the Francis Marion National WHO: This is a great event for families, service learning clubs, school and church groups, and outdoor Forest on Saturday, February 1, 2014. Volunteers are wanted to help clean up litter and illegal dumpsites spread throughout the forest’s 260,000 acres. Volunteers […]

Posted on January 17th, 2014


PalmettoPride Awards Community Improvement Grants

School recycling. Trees planted at parks. River cleanups. Groundhog cameras. Community gardens. Habitat for Humanity landscaping. Neighborhood entry signs. These are just some of the more 100 statewide projects and programs funded through the PalmettoPride Grants. “We have seen great changes across the state through our grassroots efforts,” said Shadel PalmettoPride hosted a luncheon Wednesday […]

Posted on January 15th, 2014