litter-free Mardi Gras

Volunteer Testimonial February 2019

“Last year, Mobile Baykeeper started the Litter-Free Mardi Gras campaign, and it was the most substantial volunteer opportunity I have experienced. This campaign allowed me to see first hand the impact Mardi Gras has on our local waterways.”

-an excerpt from “The Mardi Gras Epiphany” by Boris Kresevljak, Mobile Baykeeper AmeriCorps Member, Volunteer Engagement Program

6 Ways to Reuse or Recycle your Mardi Gras Beads

6 Ways to Reuse or Recycle your Mardi Gras Beads

So Mardi Gras is over.....now what to do with all of those leftover beads? Whether you want to give back, help a friend, or get creative, there are plenty of ways to reuse or recycle your beads. Whatever you do - just don't throw them away!

Behind the Scenes on One Mile Creek

Behind the Scenes on One Mile Creek

Apart from the community cleanups and litter-free Mardi Gras campaign, there's a lot of work we're doing behind the scenes on One Mile Creek to assess just exactly how much of an impact we are making. 

300 Community Members Come Together for MLK Day of Service

300 Community Members Come Together for MLK Day of Service

Chilly temperatures in the low 30s didn't stop more than 300 community members from coming together to give back to the community and honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.