Upcoming Events

June 22

8:00 am to 10:00 am

Watershed Warriors: Sweetwater Community Cleanup

Join ILACSD and the County of San Diego for a Sweetwater litter cleanup on Saturday, June 22 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Volunteers…

June 22

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Zero Waste Home Workshop

Join ILACSD as we team up with the City of San Diego for our Zero Waste Home Workshop on Saturday,…

June 22

11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Break Out Your Take Out Container Day

Step up to sustainability with ILACSD and the City of Chula Vista when you Break Out Your Take Out Container. We are excited to…

June 26

9:30 am to 11:00 am

Clean Beach Coalition Bin Assembly for 4th of July

It’s summer in San Diego, and that means basking in the sun on our beaches and bays to celebrate 4th…

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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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Donor Spotlight: Our Kids’ Ocean Day Sponsors

This year’s theme for Kids’ Ocean Day was PROTECT WHAT YOU LOVE, and we could not be more proud of the 1,000 students and volunteers that braved the rain to protect the environment they love at Mission Beach!

We’d like to especially thank all of our Kids’ Ocean Day sponsors for supporting this event and investing in a cleaner environment for future generations to enjoy!

California’s Coastal Commission’s Whale Tail Grant Program and the Protect Our Coast and Oceans FundTEGNA FoundationCox CommunicationsBumble Bee SeafoodsWells FargoCRC CARESEpsilon, BumblerideEinstein Bagels, and Outside the Lens

Help keep San Diego Clean

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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