2023 Cumberland County Trash Hunt Scheduled for March 18
MILLVILLE, NEW JERSEY. (February 3, 2023) – The Authority is proud to announce its 31st Annual Cumberland County Trash Hunt event, sponsored by the Cumberland County Clean Communities Program. The Authority invites community members and groups to join the hunt on Saturday, March 18, 2023.
The Authority sponsors this annual event through the Cumberland County Clean Communities Program to promote awareness and accountability for protecting and preserving the environment. Since its inception in 1992 with the Sportsmen Federation, the Annual Trash Hunt has grown to include local environmental organizations, school groups, and individuals who want to get involved and make a difference. Volunteers are welcome to choose their favorite cleanup site to remove trash and unwanted debris. Trash Hunter Kits stocked with the supplies needed for safe trash collection are provided as part of this community event. The Authority will also provide proper disposal of waste collected.
Registration is required for all individual and group volunteers. For registration forms and more information, volunteers can visit https://theauthoritynj.com/event/cumberland-county-clean-communities-annual-trash-hunt-2/ . Registration forms are due by March 3, 2023.
“I am looking forward to The Authority’s 31st Annual Trash Hunt,” explained Cumberland County Recycling and Clean Communities Coordinator, Samantha DeFrancisco. “The Cumberland County Clean Communities Program is grateful for its returning volunteers and looks forward to welcoming new volunteers, as we work together to keep Cumberland County beautiful.”
“For over 30 years, The Authority has done an excellent job of promoting environmental accountability and awareness. The Annual Trash Hunt is a great opportunity for our Cumberland County residents to get involved, as we strive to improve our tomorrow,” said President/CEO, Jerry Velazquez, III.
For more information, please contact Samantha DeFrancisco, Cumberland County Recycling and Clean Communities Coordinator, at (856) 825-3700 Ext.1270 or [email protected].
In addition to its environmental related initiatives, The Authority is responsible for the development, financing and project management of projects and programs most vital to sustaining the economic and environmental future of Cumberland County and the state of New Jersey. The Authority works in tandem with the Cumberland County Board of Chosen County Commissioners to foster greater economic growth, business development and quality of life for all Cumberland County residents.
Cumberland County Recycling and Clean Communities Coordinator
745 Lebanon Road
Millville, NJ 08332