CLEANUPS & EVENTS

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Join us Thursday, June 23rd at 6 p.m. at Cypress & Grove Brewing Co. in Gainesville, and enjoy delicious seafood, including Blue Crab and Crawfish from 4Paumes, fresh Oysters from Horseshoe Beach provided by Val at Oystercatcher shellfish, live music, a silent auction, raffle and more! 


Learn about our ongoing projects locally and all over North Florida, and join the mission to reach our milestone MILLION POUNDS of debris and trash removed this year! 


Our 29 years of committed action, awareness, and education has helped to preserve and protect North Florida waterways for the wellbeing of wildlife and community. Come be part of the best cleanup crew in the Southeast! 

To Sponsor this event, call 352-222-6727
Sponsorship $750+ Includes: Tickets for 2 to Source to Sea, Recognition on event signage and invitation, Current Problems annual membership and Recognition on the Current Problems website

COVID-19 GUIDELINES

 

We will continue to follow CDC Guidelines and recommendations to protect volunteers and staff 

Upcoming Events

To join in on a cleanup, simply arrive- no need to register!

To volunteer for an outreach event or to schedule a cleanup for your group, email us at cleanup@currentproblems.org

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Gainesville Creeks

34,495 lbs in 2021

104 cleanups in 2021

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Outreach

26 events in 2021

9 festivals in 2021

River Cleanups

8580 lbs in 2021

104 cleanups in 2021

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Fundraising

Current Goal:

$4,700.00

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GROUPS

SCHEDULED CREEK/RIVER CLEANUPS

Contact us at 352-222-6727 or via email at: cleanup@currentproblems.org to set up a group cleanup- Weekday & Weekend scheduling available.

STORM DRAIN MARKING

Another great way to volunteer for creek restoration around town is storm drain marking! Storm drain marking is done around the City of Gainesville and is great for groups and kids groups. Weekday & Weekend scheduling available.

RIVER CLEANUPS (GROUP OR INDIVIDUAL)

We partner with canoe outposts across the state to offer free kayak rentals. Reservations need to be made at least a month in advance.​ 

EDUCATION PROGRAMS

We partner with canoe outposts across the state to offer free kayak rentals. Reservations need to be made at least a month in advance.​ 

INDIVIDUALS

CLEANUP KIT DROP-OFF

For cleanup kit drop-off, volunteers can either pick up their own cleanup kit for a personal cleanup or they can help us deliver cleanup kits to other volunteers!

 

Cleanup kits include: a bucket, gloves, mesh bag, grabbers (optional), a roll of trashbags, a sticker, and a time/ trash log. Volunteers have the option to dispose of trash on their own or we can pick up, sort, and recycle for you. 

 

This is a great way to get volunteer hours!

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RESTORATION PROGRAMS

We partner with canoe outposts across the state to offer free kayak rentals. Reservations need to be made at least a month in advance.​ 

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