Clean Teams

We are looking for a few thousand good Samaritans to help us create a social norm that littering is not okay. PalmettoPride was created to engage PEOPLE to take responsibility for their communities and eradicate litter. We created PalmettoPride Clean Teams to give citizens a simple framework to facilitate their participation. We need YOU to engage neighbors, family and friends to adopt a special area to monitor and clean up regularly.

We can help identify the right program for your team and provide resources to help you get started.

We will also announce your team on social media when we hear from you about your cleanups. So take pictures of your group and share them with us. We would love to hear from you and see your team in action! Sign up below. For more information, contact

Clean Team Available Areas*

  • Roadways
  • Neighborhoods
  • Parks
  • Streams and waterways
  • Trails

What is required of Clean Team?

  • Four required litter pickups a year
  • Report your clean up results
  • Monitor your area for illegal dumpsites, graffiti and vandalism and report to local law enforcement.

While we only require four litter pickups a year, we encourage your Clean Team to pick up litter when you see it. You may want to recycle your collected trash. Anything and everything is appreciated!

Clean Team Agreement Form

Cleanup Supply Request Form

Cleanup Report Card Form

* We will defer to all locally coordinated “adoption” programs where applicable, such as: Adopt-A-Beach, local Keep America Beautiful Adopt-A-Spot programs, Riverkeeper and Covekeeper programs)

Current Clean Teams

Slobodanka R. Poole Longcreek Plantation Neighbors
Greensprings Green Team Lugoff Hunter’s Crossing
Business Networks Rosewood Rangers
Newspring Church Charleston Ebenezer United Methodist Church
Parris Island Young Marines Cleaner SC NW
Minors & Mentors Maintaining Millbrook Meticulously North Washington Road Clean Team
Northside Clean Team Kappa Epsilon Psi
Brookert Heights Port Royal Pride Patrol
A Carolina Family One Good Deed at a Time
Bamberg County Student Clean Team Carson’s 4-H Trash Warriors
Romain Radicals Whispering Woods
SC Beachcombers Lake Cooley Clean Team
Town of Patrick Clean Team Empowered U
Keep Berea Beautiful Strap em Up
Little River River Sweep Crystal Lake Clean Team
New Gray Rock / Dam Roads Summerville Beautification Committee
Matthews Mill Village Community Group Planeteers
Charleston Paddle Club Summerset Bay
Mt. Vernon Road Clean Team Organized Urban Renewal Service Robert Smith
Battery Creek HS MCJROTC J.L. Mann Patriot Battalion
Battery Point HOA Charleston Bicycle Company
In Honor of All Educators Cub Scout Pack 63
SCHH Riverbend Road Warriors Burton Center
Harbor Island “Litter Bug” The Kushlak
Collins Family Tideline CPA Group
Columbia High School Athletics 25th Operations Support Squadron War Horses
Augusta-Aiken Audubon Society Batesburg-Leesville Litter Busters
Team Awesome Ashford Clean Team
Dent Middle School Gullah Geechee Initiative Foundation, Inc.
Keep Foxbank Beautiful Workhorse
West Pelzer Pride Pickens County Litter Cleanup Crew
The Cainhoy Clean Team The Walkers
Mulberry Pickers Stonoview Litter Brigade
Hogan Land Clean Team Hilton Helpers
Get Lit Team Upper Rockyford Lake Clean Team
Massey Estates Cainhoy Clean Team Crew

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