Keep SC Beautiful Grant Winners

Columbia, SC – PalmettoPride has announced their grant recipients for the 2010-2011 Keep South Carolina Beautiful grant. The following affiliates received grant funds to assist in local programs geared towards reducing litter, building green spaces, expanding recycling and increasing their volunteer base. PalmettoPride is the parent organization for Keep South Carolina Beautiful, the state affiliate for Keep America Beautiful. There are 24 current Keep America Beautiful affiliates in South Carolina and two new pre-certified affiliates. The mission of Keep America Beautiful is to empower individuals to take greater responsibility to improve their community environments.

COUNTY

WINNER

AWARD

Anderson

KAB of Anderson County

$8,000.00

Sumter

KAB Sumter County

$8,000.00

Beaufort

Keep Beaufort County Beautiful

$7,805.00

Charleston

Keep Charleston Beautiful

$8,000.00

Colleton

Keep Colleton Beautiful

$8,000.00

Darlington

Keep Darlington County Beautiful

$8,000.00

Dorchester

Keep Dorchester County Beautiful

$6,500.00

Colleton

Keep Edisto Beautiful/EdistoPride

$5,670.00

Fairfield

Keep Fairfield Beautiful

$8,000.00

Greenville

Keep Greenville County Beautiful

$8,000.00

Greenwood

Keep Greenwood County Beautiful

$6,935.00

Charleston

Keep North Charleston Beautiful

$8,000.00

Oconee

Keep Oconee Beautiful Association

$8,000.00

Orangeburg

Keep Orangeburg County Beautiful

$7,795.00

Richland

Keep the Midlands Beautiful

$8,000.00

Williamsburg

Keep Williamsburg Beautiful

$6,250.00

York

Keep York County Beautiful

$8,000.00

York

Rock Hill Clean and Green

$8,000.00

For more information on Keep SC Beautiful, please contact Sarah R. Lyles at srobinson@palmettopride.org or at 877-725-7733.