Become an Affiliate

Keep America Beautiful’s network of more than 600 state and community-based affiliates carry out our shared mission at the state, county and municipal levels.

What is Keep America Beautiful’s formula for success? Since 1953, our organization has provided a replicable framework for community education and hands-on stewardship that seeks to End Littering, Improve Recycling and Beautify America’s Communities. Using the fundamentals of the field-tested, time-proven Keep America Beautiful Behavior Change System, our affiliates reach deep into communities to effect meaningful, positive and lasting change by delivering innovative, locally-focused programs that address their community's needs.

By engaging volunteers and promoting collective local action, our dynamic network helps unlock every community’s potential.

Why become an affiliate?
Among our affiliates' top reasons for affiliating with our organization are:

  • National Credibility
  • Powerful National Network of Peers
  • Training Opportunities
  • Tools, Resources & Programs
  • Community Impact Grants
  • Self-Determination    

Contact our Affiliate Services Department for more information about the benefits of affiliation and how to become an official Keep America Beautiful affiliate. [PDF]