Affiliate Resource Center

December

DUE
DECEMBER
1

Trash Receptacle Affiliate Grant Report

The Trash Receptacle Affiliate Grant Report is due for affiliates that received a 2020 Trash Receptacle Affiliate Grant. This includes a litter assessment, a copy of your press release, a copy of your legislative letter, and photos of installed receptacles with signage.

 

DUE
DECEMBER
1

Healthy Communities Grant Mid-Year Report

Affiliates that received a 2020-21 Healthy Communities Grant are required to submit this mid-year report.

 

January

EVENT
JANUARY
15

Affiliate Grant Cycle Opens

Affiliates may apply for two different grants from the selection below. The deadline for submission of grant applications is April 15.

February

There are currently no resources for February

March

DUE
APRIL
15

Affiliate Grants Due

All 2021 Affiliate Grant applications are due: the Trash Receptacle Affiliate Grant; the Cleanup Supplies Affiliate Grant; the Environmental Education Affiliate Grant; and the Affiliate Program Grant. Affiliates may apply for two different grants. **Note: Affiliates that have received the Cleanup Supply grant two years in a row may not apply until the following year. 

April

EVENT
APRIL
20-26

Love the Boot Week - CANCELED

Love the Boot Week, the state’s largest community engagement and pride campaign, empowers residents, businesses, schools, organizations, and local and state governments to show their love for Louisiana by organizing or volunteering for beautification and litter cleanup events throughout the week.

May

DUE
MAY
1

Affiliate Program Grant Report

The Affiliate Program Grant Report is due for affiliates that received a 2019-20 KLB Affiliate Program Grant.

EVENT
MAY
21

Affiliate Call

Affiliates are invited and encouraged to join this conference call by dialing 1-855-212-0212 and using conference ID #189-685-802. Calls are offered at 8am and 3pm, and affiliates may choose which time is more convenient for them.

June

EVENT
JUNE
17

Virtual Affiliate Regional Meeting

Affiliate directors and board members are invited to attend one of the three regional virtual meetings. The topic of the virtual meeting will be The Essential Components of a Strong Grant. KLB will take you step by step through the process of how to write a strong grant/ fundraising proposal. At the end of the training, you will walk away with the know-how, tools, and confidence to write a great proposal to secure funding for your affiliate programs.

Attendance at a regional meeting is also one of the requirements to receive KLB’s Circle of Excellence Award, which provides $500 for your affiliate and is a part of the KLB support plan offered to affiliates.

EVENT
JUNE
17

Litter Enforcement Training

PART 1 OF 2: City and parish governments, administrators, constables, sheriffs, police chiefs, elected officials, and affiliates are invited to attend this free litter enforcement training virtual meeting. Enforcement training assists local municipalities and parishes with the tools and resources to assist in establishing a self-funded litter court.

Facilitator: Rick Moore, retired Major of the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office and Constable of St. Tammany Parish. Rick established the St. Tammany Parish litter court in 2015 and oversees all litter enforcement, dump sites, and abandon vehicle cases in the parish.

Part One: Wednesday, June 17

Part Two: Wednesday, June 24

Time: 1 – 2:30pm

EVENT
JUNE
25

Virtual Affiliate Regional Meeting

Affiliate directors and board members are invited to attend one of the three regional virtual meetings. The topic of the virtual meeting will be The Essential Components of a Strong Grant. KLB will take you step by step through the process of how to write a strong grant/ fundraising proposal. At the end of the training, you will walk away with the know-how, tools, and confidence to write a great proposal to secure funding for your affiliate programs.

Attendance at a regional meeting is also one of the requirements to receive KLB’s Circle of Excellence Award, which provides $500 for your affiliate and is a part of the KLB support plan offered to affiliates.

July

EVENT
JULY
16

Affiliate Call

Affiliates are invited and encouraged to join a virtual affiliate conference call. KLB will send a link to the meeting one week prior to the date of the call and a reminder the day before the call.  Times offered are 8am and 3pm, and affiliates may choose which time is more convenient for them.

August

DUE
AUGUST
1

Affiliate Impact Report

All Keep Louisiana Beautiful affiliates must complete the 2019-20 Affiliate Impact Report to measure our statewide impact. Click HERE to view a sample report.

 

September

EVENT
SEPTEMBER
17

Affiliate Conference Call

Affiliates are invited and encouraged to join a virtual affiliate conference call. KLB will send a link to the meeting one week prior to the date of the call and a reminder the day before the call.  Times offered are 8am and 3pm, and affiliates may choose which time is more convenient for them.

October

DUE
OCTOBER
1

Everyday Heroes Award Nomination

Submit nominations for up to eight categories of deserving individuals, groups and businesses that go an extra mile to keep their communities clean, green and beautiful.

November

EVENT
NOVEMBER
5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24

2020 Virtual State Conference: A Six-Part Webinar Series

The webinar series consists of six learning webinars that are free and open to everyone. Registration is required. You may register for all six webinars or just select the ones you are interested in attending. Once you register you will receive a link to access the webinar and additional information.

 

All webinars will be held from 9:00am to 10:30am CST.

EVENT
NOVEMBER
19

Affiliate Call (Optional)

Affiliates are invited and encouraged to join an optional virtual affiliate conference call at 3pm only. Below is the information for the Zoom meeting. KLB will email a link to the meeting one week prior to the date of the call and a reminder the day before the call. This will be an informational call on the upcoming KLB grants program and funding opportunities. Grant applications open in January!

Join Zoom Meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89051128134

Meeting ID: 890 5112 8134
Join Zoom Meeting dialing by phone:
1-301-715-8592
1-312-626-6799

EVENT
NOVEMBER
15

America Recycles Day

Affiliates interested in planning an event for America Recycles Day may find how to organize an event, participate, or volunteer at an event.