Affiliate Resource Center

March

DUE
MARCH
5

Healthy Communities Grant Letter of Intent Due

Affiliates that are interested in applying must first submit a Letter of Intent. Full directions may be found at the link below.

April

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. 

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 2020-21 KLB Affiliate Program Grant.

DUE
MAY
1

Cleanup Supplies Affiliate Grant Report

The Cleanup Supplies Affiliate Grant Report is for affiliates that received the 2020-21 Cleanup Supplies Affiliate Grant. This includes a copy of your press release, legislative letter, and data from the cleanup as part of the grant requirement.

EVENT
MAY
20

Affiliate Call

Affiliate directors and board members are invited and encouraged to join the bi-monthly virtual affiliate conference call at 8am or 3pm. KLB will send a Zoom link to the meeting and an agenda one week prior to the date of the call. Affiliates may choose which time is most convenient for them.

June

There are currently no resources for June

July

EVENT
JULY
15

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

There are currently no resources for August

September

There are currently no resources for September

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.

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
1

Healthy Communities Grant Letter of Intent

Affiliates that are interested in applying for a 2021-22 Healthy Communities Grant must first submit a Letter of Intent by March 5 before being invited to apply. Full directions may be found below.

 

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.

EVENT
JANUARY
21

Affiliate Conference Call

Affiliate directors and board members are invited and encouraged to join the bi-monthly virtual affiliate conference call at 8am or 3pm. KLB will send a Zoom link to the meeting and an agenda one week prior to the date of the call. Affiliates may choose which time is most convenient for them.

February

EVENT
FEBRUARY
20

Rockey's Toolbox Teacher Workshop in Baton Rouge

KLB invites teachers K-5th to attend a free environmental education workshop to introduce a program focused on helping students become good environmental stewards. The program contains 10 environmental lesson plans, hands-on, interactive activities, fun worksheets, grade-level student standards, and supplemental resources. Topics include defining litter, the timeline of trash, litter decomposition, watershed, clean water, effects on wildlife, plastics pollution, reducing, reusing, recycling, and civic responsibility.

LSU Center for River Studies

The Water Campus, 100 Terrace Avenue in Baton Rouge

10:00 am – 3:00 pm