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Keep Penna Beautiful annual video contest

 


Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is now accepting entries for its annual Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest. The deadline for entries is June 3.

To participate, send Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful a two-minute video of a Great American Cleanup of PA event showing individuals, groups, children, and adults having fun making their communities clean and beautiful. Be sure to mention the Great American Cleanup of PA in the video. 

Cash prizes, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Waste Industries Association, are $200 for the winning entry and $100 each for two runners up. Additional sponsors include Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. 

“We are excited to provide this opportunity for community groups and individuals to showcase their local programs. A lot of hard work and partnerships go into the Great American Cleanup of PA events and that’s what we want to see!” says Shannon Reiter, president of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful. “The Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful video contest is a way to gain recognition and build support for local programs.”

Help choose the winners by liking your favorite video on the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Facebook page. Voting begins on June 13 and concludes on June 23 at 3:00 p.m. Winners will be announced Friday, June 24.

The 2016 Great American Cleanup of PA will end on May 31. During this period, registered events can receive free trash bags, gloves, and safety vests from PennDOT district offices as supplies last. To register an event, go to http://www.gacofpa.org. 

For contest details visit http://www.gacofpa.org/VIDEOCONTEST.aspx.

 

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