Philadelphia-based Community Cleanups Organizations

... and organizers.


Many organizations across Philadelphia coordinate community cleanups. Here are the ones we are currently tracking, and adding their events to the calendar as they become available.

We encourage you to connect with your local organization and get engaged with cleaning up our city. Create an account and log in if you would like to add your organization to the list or request any changes.

Org Info Link
Allegheny West Civic Association a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to historic preservation. info >
Belmont Plateau Trails Alliance Friends group working in cooperation with Phildelphia Parks and Recreation to manage the Belmont Plateau/West Park trail system. BPTA is the sole volunteer group for the Belmont Plateau trails. info >
Block by Block Philly Organizes community cleanups on sponsored blocks around the city. info >
City of Philadelphia Register as a volunteer or submit projects, including park and neighborhood cleanups. info >
Cobbs Creek Park Cleanups Cleanups every Wed (8-9), Thu (3-5), Sat, and 1st Sun (2-4) We do 12 to 20 cleanups a month. info >
Community Land Trust Corporation an environmental beautification and open space in Philadelphia, PA
Darby Creek Valley Association Founded in 1984, by residents in the Darby Creek Watershed, DCVA became a nonprofit watershed organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in and around the Darby Creek watershed by restoring and protecting its natural, historical, and cultural resources. info >
EKNA | The East Kensington Neighbors Asscn. Since its inception in 2004, EKNA has worked with both the City of Philadelphia and the community on various projects to make East Kensington an even better place to live. info >
Fairmount Civics Association Devoted to the maintenance and furtherance of the civic, recreational, economic, educational, and cultural aspects of the community. info >
Fairmount Park Conservancy - Love Your Park We support communities in activating Philly's neighborhood parks and watershed natural areas, with a special focus on inviting Philadelphians to get involved by volunteering. info >
Fishtown Neighbors Association Come to FNA meetings! Attend community-organized events! Get to know your neighbors! Get involved! info >
Friends of Matthias Baldwin Park A volunteer group committed to restoring and preserving our neighborhood park. info >
Harrowgate Civic Association The Civic Association consists of volunteer citizens focused on the betterment of their community. info >
Historic Fair Hill We preserve our historic Quaker burial ground, and act as a collaborative partner in the revitalization of the Fairhill community. info >
Impact Community Development Corporation A community action organization mobilizing people and resources to create connected, resilient, thriving communities. info >
International We LoveU Foundation Through a hands-on approach of organizing cleanups and webinars, the International WeLoveU Foundation and its volunteers show their determination to have a clean world for the present and future generations. info >
Juniata Park Civic Association info >
Keep Philadelphia Beautiful We support neighbourhood cleanup and beautification efforts by connecting neighbourhood based organizations with work partners, volunteers and supplies. info >
Keep Philadelphia Clean Unite as citizens of Philadelphia to implement strategies for cleaning up Philadelphia and keeping Philadelphia clean. info >
Love Your Park The Fairmount Park Conservancy's volunteer coordination program. info >
Mount Airy Trash Team A group of volunteers in Mt. Airy, Philadelphia, who tackle litter one bucket at a time. info >
New Kensington Community Development Corporation Every spring NKCDC and a bunch of local organizations join the Philly Spring Cleanup. Sign up for NKCDC news to find out when the next event is happening. info >
NotInPhilly First map-enabled adopt-a-block site in the country. A project of PRC (prc.org). info >
Olde Richmond Civic Association - ORCA ORCA is a nonpolitical civic association of resident citizens and businesses united for the purpose of maintaining and improving the quality of life for those within its boundaries. info >
Philadelphia More Beautiful Committee Teaming up with residents to beautify neighborhood blocks. info >
Prevention Point Prevention Point Philadelphia is a nonprofit public health organization providing harm reduction services to Philadelphia and the surrounding area. Organizes monthly cleanups in Kensington. info >
PROPAC Port Richmond On Patrol And Civic info >
Rescuing Streets Through Clean-Ups (RSCU) We are residents of Bridesburg, Juniata, Kensington, & Port Richmond (Riverwards) who are committed to keeping our community clean by organized neighborhood clean ups. info >
Roxborough Cleanup Crew We organize cleanups in Roxborough. info >
SOMERSET Neighbors for Better Living SNBL is an RCO (Registered Community Organization) for the Philadelphia area bounded by Kensington Avenue, Lehigh Avenue, Clearfield Street, and Aramingo Avenue. We are dedicated to organizing our neighbors to create a better place for our community to live, grow and play. info >
South Port Richmond Civic Association The South Port Richmond Civic Associations mission is to strengthen, support and promote the South Port Richmond community. info >
Sunflower Philly Dedicated volunteers who is committed to maintaining the integrity of the park and green spaces in North Philadelphia. info >
Susquehanna Clean Up, Pick Up Focused on issues of LANDCARE, Land Use, Ecology, and Environment Justice. Located in North Philadelphia, we partner to bring issues of Environmental Justice and Sustainability to an Urban setting info >
The Schuylkill Action Network (SAN) Volunteer at a trash cleanup in your area! The Schuylkill Scrub includes many cleanups from March 1 - May 31 in the Schuylkill Watershed. info >
Trash Academy Trash Academy embraces the tenet of environmental justice that the people who are most impacted by environmental harm are the ones best positioned to create solutions. info >
UCD (University City District) We improve economic vitality and quality of life in Philadelphia's University City through community revitalization. info >
United by Blue We're here to prove that fashion can be a force for good. Through our commitment to sustainable materials, ethical manufacturing, and a zero-plastic policy, we're always searching for better ways to put the planet first. info >
Women's Community Revitalization Project Committed to social and economic equity for low income women and their families. We develop affordable housing; provide supportive services; advocate for policy change; and honor and promote leadership, dignity, and justice in our communities. info >