Volunteer

Our Volunteers Fight Dirty!

Keep Smyrna Beautiful is driven by a large and committed volunteer force who unite to protect the local environment in Smyrna. Over 1,400 motivated volunteers from all walks of life support our necessary work.

Cleaning litter off roadways, testing the water quality of local streams, assisting at waste reduction events, and community outreach- our volunteers do it all! If you are looking for volunteer opportunities near you in Smyrna, we have many ways for you to get involved. We welcome individual volunteers as well as groups.

1,777

Volunteers

4,900

Volunteer Hours

$124,607

Value of volunteer efforts

Volunteer Opportunities Available

Litter Prevention and Reduction

to ensure our community remains litter free on roadways, trails, and in waterways

  • Adopt-a-Mile (groups only)
  • Community Cleanups
  • Adopt-a-Trail (currently filled)
  • Great American Cleanup
  • Litter Free Events
  • Rivers Alive

Events

to promote and celebrate sustainable choices and beauty in our community

  • America Recycles Day
  • Arbor Day
  • Bring One for the Chipper
  • Document Shredding
  • Garden Tour

Environmental Stewardship

to preserve Smyrna’s natural beauty and monitor water quality

  • Adopt-a-Stream
  • Adopt-a-Tree
  • Storm Drain Marking

Group Opportunities

If you are looking to plan a group volunteer opportunity with Keep Smyrna Beautiful, please fill out our group interest form. Suitable group activities include becoming an Adopt-a-Mile group, organizing a one-time litter cleanup activity, assisting in our waste reduction events (Document Shredding/Bring One for the Chipper), storm drain marking, or an invasive species pull.

Getting Started

Fill out our volunteer application

In order to start volunteering with KSB, all volunteers will need to fill out our volunteer application. Any questions about the volunteer program can be directed to jbarwig@smyrnaga.gov or 678-631-5519.

COVID-19 Safety: Please note that are volunteer opportunities are limited due to the updated COVID-19 safety protocol that KSB has implemented. All volunteer activities will be limited to small groups and all volunteers are required to wear a mask during their volunteer activity.

Volunteer Resources

If you are looking for an internship, please contact jbarwig@smyrnaga.gov for additional information.

If you are looking to complete hours for court-ordered community service or are looking to complete hours on the recommendation of an attorney, please call the Smyrna Recycling Center at 770-431-2869.

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