Adopt-a-Spot in Baytown

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When you join Baytown's Adopt-a-Spot program, you become a vital part of keeping Baytown clean and attractive. Plus, being an Adopter gives participants an opportunity to give back to the community, teach their children about community responsibility, receive positive publicity for their business, participate in a quarterly team-building activity, and gain valuable community volunteer experience.

Best for faith organizations, businesses, and clubs ages 15 and older. No special skills or experience are required – just dedicated volunteers with a commitment to the community and concern for the environment.


Group Responsibilities

  • 2 year commitment
  • 4 cleanups per year; at least 1 cleanup per quarter
  • Adhere to safety policies
  • Keep required forms up-to-date
  • Notify program coordinator at least 2 weeks before service day
  • Submit service report after each cleanup
  • Share your volunteer story at least 2 times a year on Baytown Serves

City of Baytown Responsibilities

  • Recognize volunteer impact
  • Order and place sign, available starting after the 2nd clean up
  • Communicate important location information
  • Provide supplies
  • Proper disposal of waste after service day

In recognition of these amazing volunteers, City of Baytown will put up a personalized Adopt-a-Spot sign within their adopted area. Volunteers will also be recognized on Baytown Engage, social media, and spotlighted in our newsletters.

Become a trailblazer for Adopt-a-spot! Get started today by filling out application below or contacting Kourtney Bonzo through the "Who's Listening" tab at the top of this page.

You can also Adopt-a-Spot for a day with one-time cleanup! Contact kourtney.bonzo@baytown.org for more information.

When you join Baytown's Adopt-a-Spot program, you become a vital part of keeping Baytown clean and attractive. Plus, being an Adopter gives participants an opportunity to give back to the community, teach their children about community responsibility, receive positive publicity for their business, participate in a quarterly team-building activity, and gain valuable community volunteer experience.

Best for faith organizations, businesses, and clubs ages 15 and older. No special skills or experience are required – just dedicated volunteers with a commitment to the community and concern for the environment.


Group Responsibilities

  • 2 year commitment
  • 4 cleanups per year; at least 1 cleanup per quarter
  • Adhere to safety policies
  • Keep required forms up-to-date
  • Notify program coordinator at least 2 weeks before service day
  • Submit service report after each cleanup
  • Share your volunteer story at least 2 times a year on Baytown Serves

City of Baytown Responsibilities

  • Recognize volunteer impact
  • Order and place sign, available starting after the 2nd clean up
  • Communicate important location information
  • Provide supplies
  • Proper disposal of waste after service day

In recognition of these amazing volunteers, City of Baytown will put up a personalized Adopt-a-Spot sign within their adopted area. Volunteers will also be recognized on Baytown Engage, social media, and spotlighted in our newsletters.

Become a trailblazer for Adopt-a-spot! Get started today by filling out application below or contacting Kourtney Bonzo through the "Who's Listening" tab at the top of this page.

You can also Adopt-a-Spot for a day with one-time cleanup! Contact kourtney.bonzo@baytown.org for more information.

  • One Shot Memorial

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    One Shot Memorial completed their second cleanup on Monday, January 16th in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. They joined in November 2022 and have already gathered 4 bags of litter throughout Barkaloo Park.

  • IMPACT ECHS

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    Another successful cleanup by the Environmental Club at IMPACT HS on Saturday, January 14th! They gathered 9 bags of trash and even found a stray shopping cart.

  • Faith Presbyterian Church

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    Faith Presbyterian Church completed a cleanup along N Main on Saturday, December 17th. They collected 5 large bags of trash. Faith Presbyterian Church joined the program in June but had actually been cleaning the area for years prior! We are grateful for your dedication.

  • Baytown Lions Club

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    The Baytown Lions Club completed a whole year of cleanups! On December 17th, their 9 volunteers gathered 3 bags of litter throughout Blue Heron Park and along Blue Heron Parkway. To date, they have collected 14 bags of litter that would've ended up in our waterways. Thank you and congratulations on a year of service in the Adopt-a-Spot program!

  • ExxonMobil SEED

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    On December 16th, ExxonMobil completed their third cleanup in Goose Creek Park and along the Goose Creek Trail! They overcame the hordes of mosquitos and collected 4 bags of litter.

  • St Paul's Lutheran Church

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    St Paul's Lutheran Church completed their third cleanup at the Baytown Library on December 10th! They had seven volunteers participate and gathered nearly 2 bags of trash around the library.

  • Stuart Career Technical HS NTHS

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    The National Technical Honor Society at Stuart Career Technical High School spent their Saturday picking up litter throughout Jenkins Park! They officially adopted this park in April 2022 and have since collected nearly 40 bags of trash.

  • Ross S. Sterling High School Key Club

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    The Key Club at Ross S. Sterling High School recently completed their first Adopt-a-Spot cleanup along the Goose Creek Trail. They gathered 2 huge bags of trash and even had a helpful guide along the trail - a friendly grasshopper!

  • Goose Creek Memorial HS PAL

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    Goose Creek Memorial High School's Peer Assistance & Leadership (PAL) students braved the windy weather this past week and gathered litter throughout Eddie Huron Park! This park is special to them because many students they mentor go to this park often. When asked why they joined the Adopt-a-Spot program they said they wanted to make a positive impact on our community while building their bond as a PAL group! Thank you for your service!

  • IMPACT Environmental Club

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    IMPACT Environmental Club completed their 3rd cleanup at Bicentennial Park. Thirty volunteers collected 11 bags of trash throughout the park. Thank you for your hard work!

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