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Whitney Students Clean Up 875lbs Of Trash

Whitney Students Clean Up 875lbs Of Trash

On Saturday [Oct 14], Whitney Institute students and staff took to the streets to do a big Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] cleanup and gain community service hours. One hundred students and seventeen staff, including Principal Reeshemah Swan, and several parents divided into six teams to scour the roadside bushes for litter. They started from the school... Read more of this article

Somersfield Students Clean Up 1700lbs Of Trash

Somersfield Students Clean Up 1700lbs Of Trash

On Sunday, October 8th, Somersfield Academy students led by P.E. teacher Da-Von Wade pulled a  massive 1,700 pounds of litter and dumped debris from the bushes along Palmetto Road in Devonshire, KBB said. The heaviest concentration of dumped debris was near the Tynes Bay facility and the Public Drop Off. The group found seven pedal bikes, broken tent... Read more of this article

School Students Clean Up 800 Pounds Of Litter

School Students Clean Up 800 Pounds Of Litter

Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] said that Friday’s clean up initiative by Clearwater Middle School staff and students resulted in an estimated 800 pounds of litter and debris being cleaned up at four locations in the east end. A spokesperson said, “KBB thanks Clearwater Middle School for their continued partnership. The entire school spent... Read more of this article

Photos: Clearwater Students Community Cleanup

Photos: Clearwater Students Community Cleanup

Saying they want to give back to the community, Clearwater Middle School staff and students are spending this morning [Oct 6] cleaning up Clearwater Beach Park in the east end, with Anne Hyde of KKB, St David’s MP Lovitta Foggo, the Minister of Government Reform, and area residents also joining in the effort. Speaking this morning, School Principal... Read more of this article

680 Volunteers Remove 12,000 Pounds Of Litter

680 Volunteers Remove 12,000 Pounds Of Litter

EY joined with Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] for a cleanup of Bermuda’s shorelines, with 680 volunteers removing 12,000 pounds of litter and debris from beaches, shorelines and coastal waters spanning 36 locations across Bermuda, KBB said. “We are delighted to have EY as title sponsor since 2014 and help Bermuda participate in the world’s largest... Read more of this article

Butterfield Employees Participate In Cleanup

Butterfield Employees Participate In Cleanup

Employees of Butterfield Group companies around the world joined forces with local environmental groups to take part in the International Costal Clean-Up on Saturday, September, 16th. 267 Butterfield team members cleared 113 bags of trash and recyclables from public spaces in six countries during the first of what will become an annual Community Action... Read more of this article

Photos: Saltus Clean Up At John Smith’s Bay

Photos: Saltus Clean Up At John Smith’s Bay

In order to help assist Saturday’s Coastal Clean Up Day, Saltus students, their families and staff turned out to help clean up John Smith’s Bay. In connection with KBB’s “Adopt-A-Spot” initiative, S4 teacher and Year Coordinator and Saltus alumna, Erika Powell, organizes a Saltus clean up at John Smith’s Bay twice during the academic year. Ms.... Read more of this article

Students Help With KBB Marine Clean Up

Students Help With KBB Marine Clean Up

Warwick Academy students, staff and parents came out to support the KKB Marine Clean Up initiative on Saturday organized by Head Girl Eryn Bhola. A spokesperson said, “Warwick descended on Elbow Beach and Coral Beach, and a group of the IB Environmental science students took the opportunity to sort, document and map what trash washed up and where.” Related... Read more of this article

EY Coastal Cleanup Set For September 16

EY Coastal Cleanup Set For September 16

The EY Bermuda Coastal Cleanup in support of Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] will be held on Saturday, September 16. A spokeperson said, “The annual island-wide event gives volunteers an opportunity to enjoy time spent outdoors combing the beach, snorkeling or diving underwater to remove litter and marine debris and maintain Bermuda’s beaches and... Read more of this article

Photos: Celebrity Summit Crew Clean Beaches

Photos: Celebrity Summit Crew Clean Beaches

Crew members from the Celebrity Summit cruise ship took the afternoon off from their duties on board the ship to do a beach cleanup on Thursday afternoon [Aug 17], along with Keep Bermuda Beautiful at Black Bay Beach and the Glass Beach in Dockyard. A spokesperson said, “Cruise ships bring tourists to Bermuda which helps Bermuda’s economy. But who... Read more of this article

Race For Water Hosts Plastics Colloquium

Race For Water Hosts Plastics Colloquium

Over the past week, scientists from the EPHEMAE (Ecotoxicological effects of microplastics in marine ecosystems) project have been on board Race for Water, studying ocean pollution. On July 6th an international team of experts, hailing from England, Bermuda, the U.S., and Europe, came together to discuss the issues and solutions to plastics pollution. The... Read more of this article

Green Family Donates $25,000 To Charity

Green Family Donates $25,000 To Charity

The Green Family has donated $25,000 to three Bermuda charities, handing over $10,000 each to the Bermuda Red Cross and The Salvation Army, and making  $5,000 donation to Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB]. The Bermuda Red Cross will put the donation towards the cost of urgent repairs at its building on Berry Hill Road, Paget. The Salvation Army will use... Read more of this article

Governor Takes Part In Clean Up Campaign

Governor Takes Part In Clean Up Campaign

This afternoon [12 May] the Governor, Deputy Governor and staff members from Government House took part in the KBB ‘Clean Up For the Cup’ campaign. Armed with the KBB’s branded trash bags, the group descended on Spanish Point Park and Admiralty House Park, and filled six bags with litter found in the parks.The Governor said “The team at Government... Read more of this article