KLB Press Releases

Keep Louisiana Beautiful Announces 2016/17 Board of Directors and Advisory Board Members

BATON ROUGE, LA — Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB), the state’s anti-litter and community improvement organization, recently elected seven new members to serve on its advisory and director’s boards. “The time and resources that our board devotes to Keep Louisiana Beautiful’s mission are the reasons we continue to grow and develop as influencers in Louisiana. Our […]

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Keep Louisiana Beautiful Hosting 13th Annual State Conference

BATON ROUGE, LA – Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB) is holding its 2016 Annual State Conference in Baton Rouge, LA, at the Galvez Conference Center on Sept. 28-29. The conference marks the yearly culmination of the most up-to-date information and expert resources on litter, recycling  and state beautification. Industry experts, affiliate leaders, civic officials, local partners […]

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Keep Louisiana Beautiful is Hiring a Development and Communications Manager

POSITION SUMMARY The Development and Communications Manager is responsible for directing the fundraising and communication efforts for Keep Louisiana Beautiful. This position works with the Executive Director to identify funding sources, secures donations and manages the process.  This position handles marketing and communication duties across multiple medias to heighten awareness and educate the public to […]

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Governor Edwards Declares April 21 Keep Louisiana Beautiful Day

BATON ROUGE, La. (April 19, 2016) – Governor John Bel Edwards officially declared Thursday, April 21, 2016 Keep Louisiana Beautiful Day in the state of Louisiana. On Thursday, state legislators will have the opportunity to meet the Keep Louisiana Beautiful team and learn more about how they serve the state. This proclamation recognizes Keep Louisiana […]

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Lt. Governor and Keep Louisiana Beautiful’s 2016 Leaders Against Litter Event Deemed Huge Success

(BATON ROUGE, LA.) – April 5, 2016 – March 18, 2016 marked a significant day for Louisiana.  On this day, over 760 top leaders from every corner of the state, including Governor John Bel Edwards, First Lady Donna Edwards and Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser participated in the third annual Leaders Against Litter (LAL) event. Leaders […]

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Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser and Community Leaders Lead the Way to a Litter‐free Louisiana

(BATON ROUGE, LA.)– March 1, 2016 – On Friday, March 18th hundreds of community, business and political leaders will stand in unity for a cleaner and greener Louisiana by participating in Leaders Against Litter.  As Keep Louisiana Beautiful’s (KLB) signature event, Leaders Against Litter is designed to educate, cultivate and actively engage leaders throughout the […]

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Keep Louisiana Beautiful Opens Applications for 2016-2017 Grant Programs

Baton Rouge, LA. – January 13, 2016 – Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB) will begin accepting applications for their 2016-2017 grant programs on Monday, January 18. In addition to the Healthy Communities Grant, KLB will be introducing a new grant opportunity for KLB affiliates – The Trash Receptacle Mini Grant Program. The Healthy Communities Grant, which […]

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Keep Louisiana Beautiful Elects Board Members

BATON ROUGE, LA. – Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB), Louisiana’s anti-litter, beautification and community improvement organization focused on education, enforcement, awareness and cleanups, recently elected six new members to serve on the organization’s advisory and director’s boards. Elected at KLB’s board meeting in May, the new Board of Directors includes: Carla Buchholz, Mandeville City Council; Tricia […]

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Environmental Law Enforcement Training Workshop to be held Oct. 14

BATON ROUGE – An Environmental Law Enforcement Training Workshop will be held Wednesday, Oct. 14, from 8:30 to noon at the Central Louisiana Business Incubator, 1501 Wimbledon Boulevard, Alexandria, LA 71301. The workshop will be a unique opportunity to hear from federal, state and local law enforcement regarding environmental crimes and environmental laws. Speakers will […]

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Keep Louisiana Beautiful Awards 2015-2016 Healthy Communities Grant

Baton Rouge, LA. – Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB) has awarded grant funding to 32 Louisiana non-profit organizations as a part of the 2015-2016 Healthy Communities Grant Program. Communities, organizations and institutions from across Louisiana have been awarded a combined $200,000 in grant funding to help keep our state beautiful. “We were thrilled to receive a […]

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