Make A Difference this Earth Month – Be Part of the Solution, Not Pollution! 

Doranelly, an 8th grade Eco-Leader from Long Beach, is partnering with Long Beach Sustainability to host the #LitterFreeLB Challenge from April 1 to 25! It’s a competition to see which Long Beach Green Business can inspire the most people to collect litter. The top business will earn the title of #LitterFreeLB Champion! Keep an eye out – your favorite Green Business may be handing out some prizes for participating!

Challenge Period:  From April 1 to April 25 Winners announced on Tuesday, April 27

How to Participate:  All you have to do is pick up litter, post a photograph of the haul to Instagram, and tag or mention your favorite Long Beach Green Business! Posts should include the business name, the hashtag #LitterFreeLB and the handles @LBSustainablity and @GradesofGreen. Each participants’ post will be counted once per day but feel free to post as often as you’d like.

Don’t use Instagram? No problem! Just email your photos and chosen business to

The business with the most posts by April 25 will win the title of #LitterFreeLB Champion! 

Participating Businesses

Meet Doranelly

Get Inspired

Here’s an example of an eligible post from Doranelly!