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Writer / Photographer, National CleanUp Day, Kansas City

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National CleanUp Day / Clean Trails / CleanUp News

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National CleanUp Day is the Third Saturday in Sept

National CleanUp Day is the Third Saturday in Sept

Welcome to National CleanUp Day.

Do you live in Amarillo, Texas, have a love for the environment and the ability to write about local environmental concerns including cleanups? National CleanUp Day is looking for writers with a flair for people and the outdoors for our Amarillo page. Your pieces will relate to the environment, outdoors, the people and science.

First up...the Amarillo page. Develop page with Amarillo writing and images.

https://www.nationalcleanupday.org/kansas-city (sample page)

Second...writing news and opinion pieces for local publications of your choice. The best pieces may be published via our publication CleanUp News (launching in September).

Writer submission guidelines in PDF format at https://www.nationalcleanupday.org/cleanup-news

National CleanUp Day / Clean Trails is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization and community of people dedicated to keeping the outdoors clean. Study after study shows the highest indicator that someone will pick up litter is if they witness someone else picking up litter. That’s because peer group norms are more powerful than incentives, and when worked in concert with each other, they can provide impressive behavioral change impacts.

Core to our beliefs is the notion that people want to do the right things; all they need is a little encouragement or incentive. We believe that people are naturally responsible; if we encourage them to care for their favorite places, to pick up after themselves and others, then our communities will become self-sufficient, clean, and more enjoyable.

What would happen if everyone picked up one piece of litter for National CleanUp Day?

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About National CleanUp Day / Clean Trails / CleanUp News

Location:

1312 17th Street, Denver, CO 80202, US

Mission Statement

National CleanUp Day and World CleanUp Day! Have Fun in the Outdoors and do good. Clean Trails promotes harmony with the land by encouraging stewardship and by providing mechanisms to keep the trail systems that lead to our wild spaces litter-free.

Description

We’re a nonprofit organization aiming to become a nation-wide community of people dedicated to keeping our wild places and the trails that access those spaces free of litter. Study after study shows the highest indicator that someone will pick up litter is if they witness someone else picking up litter. That’s because peer group norms are more powerful than incentives, and when worked in concert with each other, they can provide impressive behavioral change impacts.

Core to our beliefs is the notion that people want to do the right things; all they need is a little encouragement or incentive. We believe that people are naturally responsible; if we encourage them to care for their favorite places, to pick up after themselves and others, then our trails will become self-sufficient, clean, and more enjoyable.

Community
Environment
Media & Broadcasting

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Public Relations
  • Journalism
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Outdoor Recreation

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 1-4 hours per week
  • Must be a resident of the Amarillo, Texas metro area.

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