Many spots throughout the County can be adopted- reach out to us if you need help deciding on a spot to adopt Adoptee’s maintain their Spot by keeping it free of litter and debris on an ongoing basis with a two-year commitment Spot maintenance takes approximately 2 to 3 hours per cleanup, including the time it takes to file a cleanup report
Adopt A Spot
Choose your preferred spot; KPWB will recommend a spot upon request
- Plan and oversee at least two (2) cleanups a year
- Agree to 2-year commitment
- Report data: number of volunteers, hours, and amount of litter collected
When a spot is adopted through the program, KPWB provides all of the materials needed to clean the spot. All supplies can be picked up at our office, 4391 Ridgewood Center Dr, Suite F, Woodbridge, VA 22192.
After adoption is finalized and the second cleanup requirement is met, a sign is installed at the spot featuring the volunteer’s name.
Adopt-a-Spot Toolkit Includes: Gloves, Litter Pickers, Trash Bags, Level 3 Safety Vests, Personalized Sign, Litter Education, and Safety Training
According to Keep America Beautiful, the presence of litter can decrease property value by 7% and increase crime. Adopt-a-Spots help ensure that communities stay clean, remain safe, and inspire people to be environmental stewards. Data collected from cleanups is analyzed and reported to the county, state, and additional environmental data systems and is used to enforce county policy to ensure areas STAY clean.