Upcoming Events

January 21

9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Restore the Shore: Silver Strand

Are you looking to start fresh for the New Year? Join ILACSD and California State Parks to help protect and…

January 28

9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Clean Parks for a Clean Coast - Coral Gate Park

LOCATION CHANGE FOR EVENT: This beautification event will now be at nearby Coral Gate Park. Join ILACSD at Coral Gate…

January 28

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Zero Waste 101: Home

Join ILACSD for our Zero Waste 101: Home workshop on Saturday, January 28th at Ocean Knoll Farm. Learn how to set…

February 11

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Cupid's Cleanup

Show your love for San Diego at our annual Cupid’s Cleanup on February 11th! Join ILACSD and Bay City Brewing…

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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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Request a presentation that meets the needs of your classroom! Presentation topics include: watersheds, recycling basics, zero waste, and more!


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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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Read about our latest accomplishments and highlights in our Newsletter!

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Thanks to Lowes for supporting our programs to keep San Diego clean! Through the Lowes Keep America Beautiful grant, we received essential funding to expand our Adopt-A-Beach/ Adopt-A-Canyon program into San Ysidro.

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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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