Great American Cleanup National Action Days - Presentation
JJoin the National Action Days of y the Great American Cleanup™ April 27-28, 2012 p 8, 0
The National Action Days of the Great American Cleanup™Established by Keep America Beautiful, Inc.Marks the t t f the GM k th start of th Great American Cleanup Season, the tA i Cl S thNation’s largest community improvement programMobilizes millions of volunteersOver 15,000 communities nationwideO 15 000 ii i id
Hampton Roads Nationally Recognized p y gOne of 10 national locationsSelected by Keep America Beautiful y pOnly site in VirginiaChosen because of◦ Partnership between askHRgreen.org and Keep Virginia Beautiful◦ Successful previous cleanups◦ Ability to bring volunteers together◦ Regional cooperation among 16 cities and counties of Hampton Roads◦ Collaboration with the military◦ S Strong corporate support of f community cleanup and green up projects
Organizing Partners g g Keep America Beautiful Hampton Roads PlanningEngages individuals to take greater District Commissionresponsibility for improving their Provides assistance on local andcommunity environments. regional issues pertaining to economics, physical and environmental askHRgreen.org p planning, emergency management and g g y g transportation.Comprehensive regional publicawareness campaign of HRPDC which Represents more than 1.6 millionencourages environmental stewardship people who live in the 16 cities andamong all residents in Hampton Roads Roads. counties that comprise Hampton Roads Roads. Keep Virginia BeautifulEngages and unites Virginians toimprove our natural and scenicenvironment.
April 27-28 Action Days Events p yEveryone in Hampton Roads isencouraged to join a transformationalcommunity improvement project◦ 25-50 volunteers per project◦ Half day of workCelebrate a Green Hampton RoadsParty, Friday, April 27th◦ Hosted by askHRgreen.org and Keep Virginia Beautiful◦ Project leaders, corporate/military captains, honorary board members, sponsors and corporate partners invited d d◦ Location: Norfolk
Transformational Projects jRe-landscape public school groundsPublic park cleanup and beautificationRemove a dilapidated foot bridge inNorfolk in preparation for refurbishmentRemove litt and debris fR litter d d b i from the G th GreattDismal SwampHelp divert household hazardous waste ata collection eventHiking trail and wetland cleanupAnd many more projects
Cleanup Goals pHold a transformational project ineach Hampton Roads municipality p p yRecruit at least 1,500 volunteersRaise at least $100,000 for futuretransformation projectsHeighten awareness throughmedia coverageEngage more people in localstewardship throughaskHRgreen.org
We Need You!AND YOUR◦ Co-workers and employees◦ Family, friends and neighborsPLUS WE NEED◦ Military commands, ships, squadrons, families and retirees◦ Everyone to join the 2012 Great American Cleanup™You have an opportunity tomake a difference in thequality of life in HamptonRoads
Why Participate? y pLitter, graffiti, unkempt streets and parks◦ Symptoms of uncaring behavior◦ “Wake-up call” for citizens concerned about Hampton Roads quality of lifeYour group can make a visible differenceaskHRgreen.org and Keep Virginia Beautiful need your help!
How Many Volunteers Needed? yMinimum per project: 25 volunteersWhat if you cannot recruit 25?◦ askHRgreen.org will join small groups or supplement with additional volunteersAverage per project: 50 volunteers g p p j
How to Get InvolvedVisit askHRgreen.org fordetails and to sign upAfter registration, you willreceive a list of projects andlocationsBy March 30◦ Provide site preferences◦ Volunteer counts◦ Contact information
Invited Honorary Board yVirginia Representatives ◦ Dallas Jones, Chairman, Southampton County◦ Maureen McDonnell, First Lady ,Virginia Board of Supervisors◦ Doug Domenech, Secretary of Natural g , y ◦ Alan Krasnoff, Mayor, Chesapeake Resources, Virginia ◦ McKinley Price, Mayor, Newport NewsMilitary Representatives ◦ Christian Rilee, Chairman, Gloucester Board of Supervisors◦ Korvin Auch, Colonel, Air Force and Army ◦ Carita Richardson, Mayor, Windsor◦ John Ballinger, Coast Guard ◦ William Sessoms Jr Mayor Virginia Beach Jr., Mayor,Regional Representatives ◦ John Seward, Chairman, Surry County Board of◦ James Councill III, Mayor, Franklin Supervisors◦ Paul Fraim, Mayor, Norfolk ◦ Molly Ward, Mayor, Hampton◦ W. Hunt Jr., Mayor, Poquoson J , y q ◦ Thomas Wright III, Chairman, Isle of Wight Board f Supervisors B d of S i◦ Mary Jones, Chair, James City County Board of Supervisors ◦ Kenneth Wright, Mayor, Portsmouth◦ David Hare, Mayor, Smithfield National Representatives◦ Clyde Haulman, Mayor, Williamsburg ◦ Matt Mckenna, President/CEO, Keep America◦ George Hrichak, Chairman, York County Board G H i h k h k d Beautiful of Supervisors 1 3
Become a Partnerin h N ii the National A i l Action D Days of the Great American Clean-up f h G A i ClOur corporate sponsors have the ability to leverage thisexciting program by:◦ Dynamic relationship marketing/brand-building◦ Significant local, regional and state media recognition◦ Increasing awareness & public recognition of KVB askHRgreen org KVB, askHRgreen.org and our sponsors◦ Engaging employees in meaningful environmental and community improvement projects that align with your company’s community outreach goals◦ Improving the economic climate and the quality-of-life in communities in Hampton Roads and throughout Virginia
Become a Partner Corporate Partner Opportunities, continued ◦ Positioning KVB and our sponsors as state and regional “change change agents” ◦ Supporting the longer term effort to fund critical community p j projects in Hampton Roads that address g p greening of g g gateways, y , parks, beaches, shorelines and open spaces; teaching environmental stewardship through volunteer action in litter prevention and waste reductionThere are three different levels of involvement available ranging f il bl i from $10 000 t $1 000 $10,000 to $1,000
Emerald Green Partner$10,000 Premier Sponsor◦ Right to use KVB & GAC logo, sponsor banner recognition, eNewsletters & g g , p g , event program◦ Corporate logo prominently displayed on all applicable marketing materials with promotional partners (radio, TV, print, online, social marketing, etc)◦ Logo on www.askHRgreen.org and www.keepvirginiabeautiful.org with links to your company’s website◦ KVB and HR Green generated PR outreach and media support; corporate media releases and event press kits◦ Social Media outreach (Facebook / Twitter) with opportunities for specific promotion◦ Category Exclusivity at Premier sponsor level for the Hampton Roads Event
Emerald Green Partner$10,000 Premier Sponsor◦ Participation and first choice of volunteer location for Corporate Challenge event; banner at event site; opportunity to assist with presentation of applicable Awards at volunteer venue◦ Opportunity to provide promotional items, coupons and display at selected event site◦ A i l work with KVB and HR G Actively k ih d Green to d develop activities f employee l i i i for l participation and engagement◦ Recognition as premier sponsor from the stage at the Friday evening Great American Clean up Celebration event; 6 invitations to attend◦ Opportunity for exhibit space at NKO Friday evening celebration◦ Recognition on KVB website for this event and as a year-round sponsor, with a link to your company’s website
Blooming Green Partner g$5,000 Sponsorship Level◦ right to use KVB & GAC logo, sponsor banner recognition, eNewsletters & event program◦ Corporate logo or listing displayed on certain promotional and marketing materials (various print, online, social media, etc)◦ Logo on www.askHRgreen.org and www.keepvirginiabeautiful.org with links li k to your company’s website ’ b i◦ KVB and HR Green generated PR outreach and media support; corporate media releases and event press kits◦ Opportunity to p pp y provide p promotional items & coupons at selected event site p◦ Actively work with KVB and HR Green to develop activities for employee participation and engagement◦ Recognition as a sponsor at the Friday evening Great American Clean up Celebration event; 4 invitations to attend◦ Recognition on KVB website for this event and as a year-round sponsor, with a link to your company’s website
Budding Green Partner g$1,000 Sponsorship Level◦ Supporting sponsor for the 2012 Great American Cleanup ( pp g p p (GAC) National ) Action Days; includes sponsor recognition, eNewsletters & event program◦ Listing on certain promotional and marketing materials (various print, online)◦ Listing on www askHRgreen org and www keepvirginiabeautiful org www.askHRgreen.org www.keepvirginiabeautiful.org◦ Work with KVB and HR Green to develop activities for employee participation and engagement◦ 2 invitations to attend the Friday evening Great American Clean up Celebration event C l b ti t
We Thank You!Every volunteer and sponsor makes a differenceYour actions i flY ti influence others thTogether we can get it doneBecause of you, Hampton Roads will be a better place to live
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