Keep Britain Tidy

Keep Britain Tidy

Charity information

Keep Britain Tidy

We raise awareness through exciting and engaging national campaigns; We engage and mobilise communities through our volunteer and education programmes; We work with the next generation, educating and inspiring them to take action for the environment; We support local authorities to improve the quality of local places; We undertake cutting-edge research and innovation to understand issues and create effective, scalable solutions; With decision makers we lobby/campaign for policy/system change.

Founded 1998

  • Mission statement

    Keep Britain Tidy creates great places for people to live; ensure resources are being used more sustainably; and nurture healthier, happier people and communities.

    Our vision:

    A country where people understand, value and actively care for their environment

    A society that preserves scarce resources, wastes less and recycles more, creating a healthier society and a healthier planet

    Our mission:

    To lead, educate and inspire everyone to demonstrate their love for where they live

    Our values:

    Respect: we believe respect for the planet starts with respect for the neighbourhood and for each other.

    Inclusion: everyone has the right to live and work in a place of which they can be proud whatever their culture, identity, age and wherever they live.

    Leadership: we speak up for the environmental issues that matter to people and places and set out to lead by example.

    Partnership: we work together with all those with a role to play, finding solutions and delivering together.

  • Aims

    Keep Britain Tidy aims to:

    • •Educate public concerning the preservation, protection and enhancement of the environment, the use of sustainable waste management practices and the impact of individuals’ own actions on environment.
    • To protect preserve and enhance the environments of town and country in the United Kingdom for the general benefit of the nation at large.
    • Preserve/protect physical/natural environment for public benefit through the promotion of waste reduction, re-use, reclamation and recycling of waste materials and the benefits of sustainable living.
  • Overview

    Established: September 1998

    Registered Charity Number: 1071737

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 37

    Part time staff: 17

    Volunteers: 10000

    Phone number: 02074204447

    Address: Keep Britain Tidy, 9-13 Kean Street WC2B 4AY

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