Up to $1,500 available each year! Keep Abilene Beautiful has developed a school grant program to get students involved in recycling, conservation and beautification. Applications are accepted between September and May of each year and will be considered in the order they are received and while funds are still available.
Have an idea or project you’d like to bring to life and think Keep Abilene Beautiful would be a good partner? Complete a Request for Assistance form.
Funds will be made available to organizations or Adopt-a-Street/Creek participants who meet certain eligibility requirements. If approved, Keep Abilene Beautiful (KAB) Loot for Litter Program will fund up to $100 per litter pickup event. KAB will fund no more than 6 litter cleanups totaling no more than $600 per year. No private property cleanups are eligible.
Applicants must meet the requirements listed below:
• Applicant agrees to provide at least two before and two after pictures to KAB.
• Applicant must agree to supply the labor. Applicants will also be responsible for signing and returning the Release of Liability Form and providing adequate adult supervision.
• Applications may be disqualified from receiving awards in subsequent years if the organization or Adopt-a-Street/Creek participant has not complied with these requirements.
Applicants must fill out a KAB Loot for Litter application and turn in any additional required information. The KAB Loot for Litter committee has up to 10 days to review and respond to applicants. Groups or Adopt-a-Street/Creek participants agree to complete event as agreed upon. Other than weather related cancellation, a seven (7) day notice is required if cleanup has to be cancelled.