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Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful

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Causes: Community Improvement & Capacity Building, Environment, Environmental Beautification, Philanthropy, Voluntarism Promotion

Mission: Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful is dedicated to creating a cleaner, more beautiful region through education and active community involvement.

Direct beneficiaries per year: • removed more than 50 tons of trash from our community, • pulled 47 tons of invasive weeds from our river banks and parks, and • kept more than 10,000 trees out of the landfill – instead helping them becoming mulch for myriad weed-abatement and soil-erosion projects!

Geographic areas served: Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful is a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to creating a cleaner, more beautiful region through education and active community involvement. S5000797 For over 25 years, Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful has been working with businesses, municipalities, community groups and individuals to keep our open space hills, the Truckee River, business corridors, and our neighborhoods beautiful for all to enjoy through our beautification and education programs and projects.

Programs: KTMB works with local businesses, city and county TREast4municipalities, community groups, and more than 3,000 volunteers every year to keep our area looking its best for all to enjoy through education and direct action. With the help of key community partners, KTMB works towards solutions for hot topics that affect our community like illegal dumping in our open spaces and along the river, graffiti, and invasive weeds. From public garden plantings, cleanup events, adopt-a-spot to hands-on youth activities, there are so many ways individuals and businesses can get involved to Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful.

Community Stories

51 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

KTMB is a fantastic organization who lives by its Mission day in and day out. As we like to say

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Donor

Rating: 5

Well organized, responsive and true to its mission. While considered local grassroots, it has a significant impact on our community. I feel they maximize the $$ donated

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

KTMB or Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful is doing one great job in help the clean up the streets. What they are doind is letting the town of Reno Nevada know what they are doing right, where they need help and what to do to make it beter for the future. They are helping to keep Reno clean for the future by teaching the young people what not to do and everyone else what to do to make it better to live in this small mountain town. Way to go keep up the the good woork we need you

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

KTMB is innovative and creative in its approach to helping the community but often humble in sharing the organization's accomplishments. I am proud to have an association with them for nearly two decades.

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Board Member

Rating: 5

For a small organization KTMB has a big impact. They do a great job in all their programs and an especially great job in mobilizing community volunteers.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

KTMB Staff were easy to work with and provided information in a timely manner. I enjoyed participating in this project and will definitely volunteer again.

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