Upcoming Events

January 21

9:00 am to 2:30 pm

Fallbrook Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

The County of San Diego Department of Environmental Health is holding a FREE household hazardous waste collection event at Ingold Sports…

January 27

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Free Recycling Event

The City of San Diego’s Environmental Services Department is hosting a FREE Recycling Event with support from the State of…

January 27

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Brand New Bonita Community Cleanup

Help us kick off a brand new year of cleanups with our first community cleanup of the year in Bonita!…

February 3

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Encinitas Zero Waste Workshop: Home

Join ILACSD as we team up with the City of Encinitas to bring you another Zero Waste Workshop! On Saturday,…

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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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Donor Spotlight:

Shake Shack

Shake Shack is officially open in Mission Valley! Our friends over at Shake Shack opened the doors of their second location in San Diego and deepened their partnership with I Love A Clean San Diego. When you snag the Pie Oh My concrete (featuring a seasonal slice from Betty’s Pie Whole!), 5% of proceeds are donated back to ILACSD. Thanks to Shake Shack for connecting with and committing to care for San Diego communities with this tasty partnership!

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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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