Upcoming Events

July 30

5:00 am to 12:30 pm

Volunteer at 2017 Live Well San Diego 5K

The Live Well San Diego 5K is an annual event that brings thousands of San Diegans together for a run/walk and an…

August 5

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Clean Cities Initiative Imperial Beach: Bike Village

Looking for something to do on a free Saturday morning? Spend it with ILACSD, SDG&E and the City of Imperial…

August 16

4:30 am to 7:00 pm

Green Business Solutions Workshop

Join us for an informational and interactive session focusing on zero waste business practices. On Wednesday, August 16th, I Love…

August 21

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Coastal Cleanup Day Packing Party

Our 33rd Annual Coastal Cleanup Day is fast approaching on September 16th! At last year’s event, 7,550 volunteers removed over…

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Your support will help us keep our programs running strong – programs that build awareness and invite the community’s enthusiastic support. Give a gift that is meaningful to you today!




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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Donor Spotlight:

Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation

“The most important gift one human being can give to another is, in some way, to make life a little better to live.”—Ellen Browning Scripps.

I Love A Clean San Diego is the proud recipient of a grant from the Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation to support ongoing youth and adult environmental education programs. The Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation is a longtime supporter of ILACSD and we are so appreciative of their continued commitment to improving the environmental health of San Diego County. The Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation is dedicated to carrying on the legacy of their founder and San Diego philanthropist, Ellen Browning Scripps, through thoughtful and impactful grants in our community that serve the common good. ILACSD sincerely thanks the Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation for their support!

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I Love A Clean San Diego empowers San Diegans to improve the health and beauty of our local environment through community programs, education, and a recycling database. Make a donation today to create positive change in our community.

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