Keep Alexandra Clyde Beautiful (KACB) is an organisation that is affiliated to Keep New Zealand Beautiful. They are a group of volunteers that are involved with litter abatement, beautification and civic pride. They encourage the involvement of schools and service groups.
They are involved with Clean Up New Zealand Week, and the beautification of various sites around Alexandra and Clyde such as the hanging baskets in the Golden Block and murals on Highway 8, and Centennial Ave. Major projects have included the development of Kamaka Walkway, beautification of the Rail Trail, especially near the old Alexandra Railway Station, and facilitation of the restoration of the Look Out viewing platform, each of which has been acknowledged with awards.
As a Committee Members you might get involved in one or more of the following activities as per your preference, skill set and availability:
Here's a list of their active groups, any of which you would be welcome to join:
You will enjoy being in a social environment with a relaxed group of fun, diverse people who enjoy each others company and working outside for a fantastic community cause.
Overall, all volunteers of KACB are people who:
Currently, committee members each lead a specific planting/maintenance project. They are looking for people to:
They also welcome volunteers who have one or more of the following skills:
Anyone is more than welcome and KACB are particularly keen to engage with younger volunteers to foster leadership in the next generation!
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.
Committee & Board