Photographer: Justin Rogers of West Des Moines, IA
Keep Iowa Beautiful programs provide easy-to-use resources and assistance to help communities across Iowa achieve their sustainability, beautification, and development goals.
Our programs inspire community involvement and leadership and help build coalitions that can last—ensuring a healthy, beautiful future for all Iowans.
Check out the current programs we have to offer to learn more about how you can start making an impact in your community!
Hometown Pride projects enhance the community while giving local residents the skills and desires to make their communities better.
Pick Up Iowa
Communities across Iowa participate in Pick Up Iowa in coordination with the Great America Clean Up, a community improvement initiative that takes place annually during the month of April in an estimated 20,000 communities nationwide. Participate in Pick Up Iowa 2020!
No Litter Hotline
Report Littering! Keep Iowa Beautiful partners with the Iowa State Patrol to help put an end to litter. You can help stop litter!
The Adopt-A-Highway program is essential keep Iowa beautiful for travelers and tourists on our Iowa roadways.
A Garden for Every School
A Garden for Every School is a free video training program that walks schools through every step in the school garden planning process.