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Cub Scouts remove litter from Rez-area street

Cub Scouts remove litter from Rez-area street

Cub Scout Pack 576 Den 5 from St. Mark’s United Methodist Church helped pick up litter near the Reservoir on Sunday, April 21. They picked up litter along Northshore Parkway between the Fox Bay subdivision and the fire station About 20 Cub Scouts participate and they picked up 100 pounds of garbage, including two tires, … Read more Cub Scouts remove litter from Rez-area street ...
KRB, Partners Get Accolades at Keep Mississippi Beautiful Meeting

KRB, Partners Get Accolades at Keep Mississippi Beautiful Meeting

Keep the Rez Beautiful and its partners secured a few accolades at the 2012 Keep Mississippi Beautiful Annual Meeting on April 12. St. Mark’s United Methodist Church won first place in the civic organization category; USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service won first place in the federal government category; and the Pearl River Valley Water Supply … Read more KRB, Partners ...
KRB, KMB Teach St. Anthony Students about Recycling

KRB, KMB Teach St. Anthony Students about Recycling

With two recycle fashion shows around the corner, Keep the Rez Beautiful volunteers and Keep Mississippi Beautiful’s Kimberly Nelson visited with third-graders at St. Anthony’s Catholic School about the importance of recycling. Keep Mississippi Beautiful works with affiliates like KRB to teach Waste in Place and other important lessons about waste reduction, litter prevention and ...

VIP Magazine Profiles Project Rezway

VIP Magazine covered our event in their April edition. Check out the article by clicking here. We’re thrilled with the coverage! Don’t forget to buy your tickets in advance. They cost $20 in advance and $25 at the door. You can purchase them by clicking here or by mailing a check (made payable to Keep … Read more VIP Magazine Profiles Project Rezway ...

KRB plants trees as part of beautification project

Keep the Rez Beautiful volunteers planted 26 trees today as part of a community greening project near Turtle Creek at the Reservoir. Today’s beautification day was part of a larger initiative to create a wildlife sanctuary on this vacant four-acre site. Trees and supplies were funded by a $2,000 grant from Keep America Beautiful. More … Read more KRB plants trees as part of ...

Making clothes out of recyclables!

You should consider entering our recycle fashion shows that we are hosting in April. Project Rezway (April 26) and Project Rezway for Youth (April 21) are great competitions to showcase your creativity and design eye. These contests challenge designers (amateurs or professionals) to create apparel or accessories composed of 75 percent recyclable objects. Recyclable objects … Read more ...