Upcoming Events

June 1

10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Zero Waste Fair

Join us for a celebration of sustainability! The Zero Waste Fair, presented by the City of Encinitas, hosted by ILACSD, returns…

June 6

6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Toast the Coast

Enjoy a family-friendly evening of delicious pancakes, breakfast cocktails, games, an exciting raffle, and more at Snooze Hillcrest for Toast…

June 8

9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Household Hazardous, Electronic, and Universal Waste Collection Event

San Diego County’s Department of Environmental Health, with funding from a CalRecycle grant, is holding a FREE household hazardous, electronic, and universal waste collection event…

June 8

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Clean Cities Initiative: Imperial Beach Cleanup

Join ILACSD, SDG&E, and the Imperial Beach City Council for another Clean Cities Initiative: Imperial Beach Cleanup. Volunteers will meet at the parking lot…

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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 Creek to Bay Sponsors

At the 17th annual Creek to Bay Cleanup, I Love  A Clean San Diego empowered more than 6,000 volunteers who removed over 130,000 pounds of trash and debris from local beaches, canyons, and parks!
Thank you to all of our Creek to Bay supporters for investing in a cleaner San Diego!

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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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