WHO WE ARE

Keep Manatee Beautiful is dedicated to promoting community awareness and involvement in litter prevention, recycling and beautification throughout Manatee County.

We Are Volunteers

More than 10,000 volunteers help Keep Manatee Beautiful achieve its mission by engaging in litter cleanups, outdoor beautification projects and tree plantings.  Consider lending a hand with our many volunteer projects and events.

A Successful Plan for Community Change

Keep Manatee Beautiful is a nonprofit organization that inspires community involvement through its commitment to making Manatee County a cleaner and more beautiful environment. Established in Spring 1991 as an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful and Keep Florida Beautiful, Keep Manatee Beautiful has developed networks of volunteers who help provide grassroots solutions to:

  • Littering

  • Recycling

  • Illegal dumping

  • Beautification

  • Solid waste disposal

View our KMB Introduction slideshow and our Who We Are public service announcement.

 

Board of Directors

Bob tenHaaf-- Chairman, WastePro
Lt. Robert Andrews-- Vice-Chair, Manatee Co. Sheriff's Office
Gregory Bennett – Treasurer, Waste Management
Dr. Janice Novello – Secretary , Our Lady of the Angels Catholic Community

Willie Cooper, Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee Co.
Chris Jordan, Solid Waste Division

Roberto Longoria, School District of Manatee Co.RRR

Mitzi Petty, Florida Dept. of Juvenile Justice
Dep. Christopher Ralston, Manatee Co. Sheriff’s Office
Mary Runnells, Village Green of Bradenton
Mary Sandell, Florida Power & Light Company
James Thomas, Holmes Beach Police Department

Technical Advisory Committee

Heather Ferrara, Florida Dept. of Juvenile Justice

Sean Jennings, WastePro

Whitney Johnson, Triple Crown Wealth Finance
Stanley Sharek, Florida Power & Light Company

JoAnn Spencer, Citizen
Eric Strickland, Florida Forest Service

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Jennifer Hoffman, Executive Director
Yvonne Buffington, Administrative Coordinator Adopt-A-Groups

Sponsors

ABOUT US >

Keep Manatee Beautiful is a nonprofit organization that inspires community involvement through its commitment to making Manatee County a cleaner and more beautiful environment. Established in Spring 1991 as an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful and Keep Florida Beautiful, Keep Manatee Beautiful has developed networks of volunteers who help provide grassroots solutions to:

  • Littering

  • Recycling

  • Illegal dumping

  • Beautification

  • Solid waste disposal

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CONTACT >

P.O. Box 14426
Bradenton, Florida 34280
Corner of Cortez Road & 66th Street West
(941) 795-8272
Fax: (941) 795-3490
keep@manateebeautiful.com

www.manateebeautiful.com