The “Great American Cleanup: Gwinnett Challenge!” is now underway.
Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful is the local sponsor of the two-month long event. Between now and May 15, residents are encouraged to participate in a community improvement project such as tree planting, beautification, litter clean-up, dumpsite clean-ups, graffiti eradication, recycling and neighborhood clean-ups.
To participate, choose at least one activity from the Great American Activity list and application packet. Find volunteers to help and complete the project by May 15. Participants are asked to submit a post-project summary form by May 25 that includes 5-10 digital before and after photographs. The form may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to:
Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful Services
Attn: GAC Gwinnett Challenge
4300 Satellite Blvd
Duluth, GA 30096
Neighborhood associations, athletic groups, churches, school and civic groups are among the organizations eligible to compete.
A total of seven cash prizes of $500 each will be awarded. Entries will be judged in seven categories. Prizes will be awarded based on the biggest transformation and impact on the community.
For more information, call Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful at 770-822-5187 or email email@example.com.