Upcoming Events

October 22

10:00 am to 2:00 pm

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs,…

October 27

5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Center for Sustainable Energy’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

Join us at the Center for Sustainable Energy’s 20th anniversary celebration on Thursday, October 27. Meet and network, and enjoy…

October 29

7:00 am to 1:00 pm

Free Tire Collection Event

Residents from east county San Diego can bring green waste, trash, brush, and tires for disposal at a community clean-up…

October 29

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Trash or Treat

Attention all ghouls, goblins, and witches! Halloween isn’t the only frightening thing taking place in October. This month, thousands of…

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We take pride in making it as easy as possible to for you to volunteer with us! We offer several volunteer programs: monthly community cleanups, two annual countywide cleanups and independent volunteer opportunities that you arrange on your own schedule!

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Our educators are dedicated to connecting students with their environment and supporting teachers as they bring environmental education into the classroom. They bring with them a passion that inspires students to become lifelong stewards of their environment. All presentations utilize age-appropriate, hands-on learning.

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Zero Waste Workshops

Family-friendly and community-based workshops bring zero waste practices into real life.

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Passion fuels our staff and our blog, ecoBlogic! We cover everything from recycling basics and composting to water conservation.

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Donor Spotlight



Many of our recent and upcoming events would not be possible without the generosity of donors like Sony. Sony is helping to create a clean San Diego by partnering with us to support our upcoming Fall Social and  America Recycles Day campaign. Sony also supported Coastal Cleanup Day and provided a Sony Action Cam to reward the winner of our Coastal Cleanup Day photo contest, pictured to the left. Thank you for investing in a Clean San Diego, Sony! 

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Help keep San Diego Clean

I Love A Clean San Diego has launched an exciting new Matching Campaign! Any dollar you give in March and April will be matched by the Charles and Gail Kendall Family Fund at the Rancho Santa Fe Foundation – up to $25,000. During this campaign, your contribution will go twice as far to educate San Diego’s youth and energize volunteer cleanup efforts. Give a gift that is meaningful to you and double your impact today!

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