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Great American Cleanup Wrap-up

Plano’s 2017 Great American Cleanup was a huge success!  Thank you to all of the litter cleanup volunteers who pitched in and picked up litter on April 8. And a special thank you to our event volunteers and exhibitors who made our volunteer appreciation Beach Party event so fun.

Results from Plano’s 2017 Great American Cleanup

More than 1600 volunteers registered including individuals, families, neighborhoods, clubs, corporate groups, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, schools, eco-clubs, national honor societies, PTA groups, and religious organizations. 

2017 GAC Infographic Results
2017 GAC Photos

Litter Oddities Contest Winners

1st Place – Two Passes to Go Ape
2nd Place – Two Passes to Aqua Shop Indoor Surfing
3rd Place – $25 Barnes & Noble Gift Card from Weeks Law Firm
Best-in-Show – $15 Snappy Salads Gift Card

2017 Great American Cleanup Litter Oddities

Great American Cleanup Volunteer Winners

Most Bags Collected: Gulledge Elementary PTA – $100 Central Market Gift Card
Largest Group: iQor – $75 Whole Foods Gift Card
Individual: Josette H. - Most Bags Collected – $50 Spa 810 Gift Card (donated by Bernice Maez of Vivo Realty)

Thank you to the sponsors and partners who provided supplies and support for the Great American Cleanup & Beach Party volunteer appreciation event.