The Schuylkill Scrub takes place from March 1- May 31st annually.
The Schuylkill Action Network coordinates the initiative but gives credit to the many partners with the common goal to clean as many miles of road, stream, and parkland in the Schuylkill watershed. Their efforts will help prevent trash from making its way into our drinking water sources and keep our land and waters clean, litter-free, and beautiful.
The Schuylkill Scrub is now part of the Pick Up Pennsylvania initiative, working towards the larger goal of cleaning up and beautifying the entire state of Pennsylvania through our partner, Keep PA Beautiful.
Schuylkill CleanSweep is a smartphone app and website dashboard designed to engage volunteers, report litter "hot spots," register events, record individual and group cleanup activity, and view cleanup statistics and photos throughout the watershed. To learn more about CleanSweep, click here.
To learn more about the Schuylkill Scrub, click here.
To register your event through KeepPaBeautiful, click here.
Do you need a dumpster for a community cleanup or charitable event in Philadelphia? Our dumpster donation program has you covered. From neighborhood beautification projects and environmental cleanups to historic building restorations and nonprofit remodels, we strive to build genuine partnerships to create a clean and healthy environment. Not sure if you qualify? Reach out to find out! Simply fill out the "Request a Dumpster Donation in Philadelphia" form on our website at the bottom of the page and we'll be in touch!