Keep Louisiana Beautiful, a 501c3 nonprofit organization committed to litter prevention, waste reduction and recycling by funding programs emphasizing education, enforcement and clean-ups, has announced that a 2013-2014 $10,000 Healthy Communities Grant has been awarded to Keep Morehouse Beautiful. The grant will help to fund the services provided by local enforcement agencies for litter patrols in city parks, areas heavily littered and out in the Parish. Additionally, the grant will help fund the rental of construction size dumpsters for anti-litter initiatives.

Keep Morehouse Beautiful (KMB), whose mission is to create and promote pride in Morehouse Parish in the interest of environmental respect and economic development, is composed entirely of volunteers with no committed source of income for their projects. For more information concerning KMB, please call 282.2985.