Webinars are hosted regularly to educate and connect affiliates to their Keep Texas Beautiful staff and community. View some of our more popular webinar topics below.
Art Contest Entry Tips
Are you planning to help your classroom submit art for the Don't Mess Texas Art Calendar Contest? Are you curious to know more about the rules for submitting art? Then this webinar is designed for you! Join Keep Texas Beautiful as they go over the contest rules, regulations, and tips for submitting to the Don't Mess with Texas Art Calendar Contest.
- Recorded Webinar Available (29:06)
New Affiliates & Interested Communities
WHY JOIN KEEP TEXAS BEAUTIFUL? (BENEFITS OF AFFILIATION)
When you become an affiliate of Keep Texas Beautiful, you will gain access to resources and opportunities that enable you to address issues as litter prevention, waste management, beautification, and general community improvement. Get started on your path to becoming a part of the largest environmental and community improvement networks in the state!
Affiliates can sign into the affiliate portal to access the follow webinars:
- Introduction to Keep Texas Beautiful and Guide to Affiliate Coordination
- Volunteer Management - Recruitment and Training
- Storytelling Series
- and more!
The Adopt-a-Highway program is an internationally recognized litter prevention effort that gives Texans a way to beautify and give back to their community. For more than 30 years, volunteers have showcased their Texas pride by adopting two miles of state-maintained roadway to pick-up unsightly litter and participate in the annual Don’t mess with Texas Trash-Off.
Who should attend:
- Community members
- KTB Affiliates
- Learn the basics of the Adopt-a-Highway program
- Program history and guidelines, the application process, best practices, etc.
- How affiliates can work with local AAH groups
- Recorded webinar available (27:07).
Keep America Beautiful Webinar
In this webinar, you'll hear from Jacqui Flaherty-Ricchiuti, the CEO of Keep Akron Beautiful in Ohio on how to work with your loca Lowe's store on Heroes Projects, grants and more.
- Recorded Webinar Available (40:31)
Intro to Waste in Place
Intro to Waste in Place
Please join Sara Walters from Keep Texas Beautiful for this one hour Introduction to Waste in Place (WIP)! WIP is a hands-on, environmental activity guide from Keep America Beautiful (KAB). This activity guide contains interactive lessons adaptable for grades pre-K to 6. The activity guide provides activities designed to develop awareness and knowledge about litter prevention, waste reduction, beautification and community improvement, which results in informed decisions by tomorrow's community leaders. Join the webinar to see if your schools, youth groups, or other organizations could benefit from WIP!
Trash Free Texas
During the webinar, presenters discussed the genesis of the Trash Free Texas initiative, how the “Adopt-A-Spot” database and map works, use of strategic community-based social marketing to advance the cause, and insight on how the tool can be adopted and exported to other watersheds across the nation.