Keep Waco Beautiful was started in 1979 as the
Beautification Committee of Waco. The committee
changed its name in the 1980's to Keep Waco
Beautiful. What once started as a small
committee dedicated to beautifying the community
is now a non-profit organization with over 13,000 volunteers and a plethora of
Our mission is to help make Waco a cleaner,
healthier, safer and more beautiful place to
live, work and play. We believe that concentrated
cleanup, beautification and anti-litter programs
develop a feeling of community pride among our
We are dedicated to
teaching people to take responsibility for
enhancing their community environment through
action, education, and involvement. Keep Waco
Beautiful is an affiliate of
Keep Texas Beautiful
Keep America Beautiful.
Keep Waco Beautiful is an award winning program
that has won the prestigious Governor's Award
six times, bringing
almost $1 million into the community that was used in
and also second place in the national Keep
America Beautiful award.
Waco Beautiful currently has over 400 members
and over 13,000 volunteers.
Join Us Today!!!
2016 Partners in
Keep Waco Beautiful, Inc.
the local affiliate of Keep America
Beautiful, is a nonprofit, volunteer litter
prevention and beautification program organized to
help improve the appearance of our city. Keep Waco
Beautiful sponsors the annual Partners in
Pride awards reception to emphasize the
important role volunteers play in improving the
environment, increasing awareness about proper solid
waste management and building community pride. We
invite you to nominate litter prevention, cleanup,
recycling or beautification projects and efforts
completed by local community organizations, youth
groups, businesses, schools, churches and
individuals who have demonstrated their commitment
to our citys environment.
project or individual effort, big or small, done
between April 1, 2015 and March 31, 2016 in the Waco
area to create a cleaner and more beautiful
environment is eligible for an award.
will be recognized in May, 2016 at a special
Beautification (Partners in Pride Application)
Clean up (Partners in Pride Application)
School Recycling (Partners in Pride
Volunteer of the Year (Partners in Pride
Custodian of the Year (separate Application)
Green Business (separate Application)
Rising Star Youth Award (separate
April 4, 2016!! PLEASE BEGIN the application process
today! We would love to hear about your activities
to make Waco a cleaner, healthier, safer and more
beautiful place to live, work and play.
Partners in Pride Application
Custodian of the Year Award Application
Partners in Pride Green Business Application
Partners in Pride Rising Star Youth Award