May 31, 2019: Keep Irving Beautiful Welcomes Connectrac
Employees from Connectrac, a Dallas-based company that develops and provides wireway systems and accessories, recently enjoyed a day off in order to volunteer with Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB).
Jan. 26, 2018: Keep Irving Beautiful Honored Nationally
Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB) was recently honored at Keep America Beautiful’s 2018 National Conference, held January 17 through 19 in Dallas, Texas. KIB distinguished itself as an affiliate by receiving both the President’s Circle Award, the top level an affiliate can achieve, and the Sustained Excellence Award, which represents consistency and outstanding achievements in their programs over a three-year period.
Aug. 8, 2017: Keep Irving Beautiful Presents Annual Awards
Keep Irving Beautiful’s annual “Mayor and KIB Awards” ceremony was held on Monday, August 7 at the First Baptist Church of Irving. The Fellowship Hall was filled with the beautiful music of harpist Becky Scherschell as the 151 guests were greeted and signed in by volunteers Sandy Franco, Chuck Kirk, Elouise McMillian, and Chandler Ude.
Jan. 30, 2017: Keep America Beautiful Recognizes Keep Irving Beautiful and Irving Code Enforcement
Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB) and the City of Irving Code Enforcement Department were recently honored at the Keep America Beautiful National Awards Ceremony. The event took place during Keep America Beautiful 2017 National Conference in Washington, D.C.
Oct. 14, 2016: Keep Irving Beautiful Conducts Annual Litter Index
Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB) board and staff members conducted the annual city-wide Litter Index survey on Friday, Oct. 14. As one of the requirements for KIB maintaining the highest President’s Circle level in the Keep America Beautiful program, this survey is performed at approximately the same time each year.
Aug. 31, 2016: KIB Promotes Cleaner Public Spaces at South Irving Library
In partnership with the Library and the Parks Department, Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB) staff visited the South Irving Library on Aug. 31 where they set up an information table and spoke to library patrons about KIB programs.
July 27, 2016: Keep Irving Beautiful and Holy Family Youth Partner with Emma’s House
Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB) reaches out to the community to promote volunteerism, and their faith groups outreach program has been a rewarding initiative over the years. This summer they welcomed a new faith group partner, the Total Youth Ministry group from Holy Family Catholic Church in Irving.
April 11, 2016: KIB Hosts Don't Mess With Texas Trash-Off at Trinity View Park
Feb. 23, 2016: Nimitz FFA and Student Council Partner with KIB for Park Beautification Project
Jan. 13, 2016: Keep Irving Beautiful Celebrates Another Successful Year in 2015
Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB) celebrated another successful year in 2015 educating and engaging the community in its three main focus areas – litter abatement, beautification and recycling.