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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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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

America Recycles Day SandBlast

This fun family event draws attention to the natural beauty of our beaches. Held on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico on Anna Maria Island, amateur teams in school and adult divisions compete in a sand sculpture competition and raise funds to support Keep Manatee Beautiful’s programs. Learn the “Tips, Tricks and Techniques” of sand sculpture at free clinics taught by master sculptors Team Sandtastic at sunset on Thursday and Friday, while the competition is 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. To sponsor a school’s team, visit our Donate page starting in September or call (941) 795-8272.