Donate to KOB through East Bay Gives, Thursday, May 4

For 24 hours on Thursday, May 4, 2017 you can make a big difference for Oakland by donating to Keep Oakland Beautiful (KOB) through East Bay Gives. https://eastbaygives.org/npo/keep-oakland-beautiful From 6 am – 7 am, 11 am – 12 pm and 9 pm – 10 pm, all donations will be matched dollar for dollar on a first come first […]

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Earth Day 2017 – 300 Volunteers Came Out to Keep Oakland Beautiful

Thanks to all the volunteers that came out for the Keep Oakland Beautiful, Earth Day Events! At Arroyo Viejo, 200 volunteers came out to clean up and plant. Comcast named the park as their official #ComcastCares site. At Jingletown, 66 volunteers cleaned up lots of trash, weeded at the Art Wall and did major tree trimming.    

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Donate to KOB through East Bay Gives, Thursday, May 4

For 24 hours on Thursday, May 4, 2017 you can make a big difference for Oakland by donating to Keep Oakland Beautiful (KOB) through East Bay Gives. https://eastbaygives.org/npo/keep-oakland-beautiful Contributions will support KOB’s small grant program, which provides $500-$800 grants to citizens and community groups to clean and beautify their own small section of Oakland. Projects have […]

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Daffodils are Blooming at Fruitvale Bridge Park

Thanks to a grant from Keep Oakland Beautiful, daffodils are blooming at The Fruitvale Bridge Park.                   

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Donate to KOB this holiday season

Skip the crowded malls this holiday season and consider donating to KOB on behalf of your friends, family and loved ones.  Keep Oakland Beautiful (KOB) is an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, a national nonprofit organization.  Oakland Parks and Recreation Foundation (OPRF) serves as the fiscal sponsor for KOB.  OPRF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with the […]

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#GivingTuesday

We have Thanksgiving: a day for giving thanks. We have Black Friday and Cyber Monday: two days for shopping deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday: a global day dedicated to giving back. Last year, more than 700,000 people around the world expressed their passion through giving. This year, we invite you to come together and celebrate generosity […]

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Deadline Approaching: Join the KOB Board!

KOB is an all-volunteer board, and like you, we all put a lot of time and energy into making our neighborhoods and our city a more clean, green, beautiful and litter-free place. We see our work as a powerful tool against blight and crime.   To apply, please download application here: kobboardapplication2016.  Submit to keepoaklandbeautiful@gmail.com. Applications will be […]

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KOB Thanks Creek to Bay Day Volunteers

Thank you to everyone who came out to Creek to Bay Day in Oakland today, especially at our sponsored sites at Arroyo Viejo, Jingletown, and Cortland Creek.  Your volunteer work is very much appreciated and it makes our community a more beautiful place to live. Even Mayor Libby Schaaf stopped by to say hello and thank you!

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Join us at Creek to Bay Day

Come and join Keep Oakland Beautiful volunteers at our 3 sites on Saturday, September 17th! Arroyo Viejo Park at 7701 Krause Ave 9 am – 1 pm Cortland Creek Park Thompson & Cortland Ave from 10 am – 1 pm Jingletown 300 Derby Ave at the Public Shore walkway 9 am – 12 noon For more information, visit the City of Oakland’s […]

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Join the KOB Board

Want to make a difference in Oakland?  Join the KOB Board! To apply, please submit an application to keepoaklandbeautiful@gmail.com. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and positions are open until filled.

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