This Spring hundreds of students participated in the Keep Denver Beautiful Essay & Poster contest from several schools throughout the City of Denver expressing how they feel about litter, and ways they can prevent it in their community in the form of artwork and writing. The Keep Denver Beautiful Awards presentation was held April 18, 2013 to honor the winning students and other community volunteers, First Lady Ms. Mary Louise Lee was the Keynote speaker.
Pictured: Back Row-left to right: Ms. Mary Louise Lee, Izzie Cier, Yaneicy Mendoza, Cindy Trinh, Spencer Workman, Kevin Palacio, Angelo Trujillo, Mike Lutz-Solid Waste Management Front Row- left to right: Gabe Wood, Alec Sirois, Isis Jenkins, Michaela Sirois, Madelyn Martinez-Castaneda
Read the winning essays below!
- MiddleSchool - 1st Place
- Middle School - 2nd Place
- Middle School -3rd Place
- Elementary School - 1st Place
- Elementary School - 2nd Place
- Elementary School - 3rd Place
If you would like more information contact Keep Denver Beautiful at 303-446-3557.