Volunteer Opportunities

On Going Volunteer Opportunities

Adopt-A-Spot & Community Cleanups  

To register or learn more: Adopt-A-Spot

To register or learn more: Community Cleanups

Have a question? Email KNB

Special Event Recycling Program

Learn more about how you can bring recycling to your next event!

Annual Volunteer Opportunities

Team Up 2 Clean Up - Great American Cleanup 2020

March 1st through May 31st, Keep Norfolk Beautiful will partner with local organizations and City partners for three months of cleanup and beautification events. 

  • In response to COVID-19, all events have been cancelled until further notice.

Have a question or want to receive our newsletter? Email the event coordinator

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event - April 2020 & November 2020

With the help of volunteers, residents have an opportunity to participate in a drive through drop off of their unwanted items. 

More information about the April event and volunteer opportunities coming soon!

Find out more about Household Hazardous Waste (PDF)
Find out more about E-Cycling (PDF)
Have a question? Email the event coordinator

Clean The Bay Day - June 6th

In partnership with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Keep Norfolk Beautiful and volunteer leaders host cleanups throughout the city on the first Saturday in June. The goal: Clean the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. We look forward to seeing you this year!

Have a question? Email the event coordinator

The International Coastal Cleanup - September through October

Keep Norfolk Beautiful and volunteer site leaders host cleanups throughout the city during this two month event. But, this isn’t your average cleanup. Each team will use tracking sheets to record the types and amount of litter found. Volunteer leaders will be needed to host a cleanup at one of the 11 sites that are cleaned every year. 

Have a question? Email the event coordinator

Jam’n Jamz - January 

Every January Friends of Norfolk’s Environment needs volunteers to help distribute free fruit and nut trees and shrubs to Norfolk residents. 

Have a question? Email the event coordinator