Thank you to our 2015 Program Sponsors 

  • The Strain Family Foundation
  • Global Textile Services
  • Jack Bandy
  • Anna Sue and Bob Shaw Foundation
  • Shaw Industries
  • Brown-Whitworth Foundation
  • Dalton-Whitfield Solid Waste Authority
  • Dalton Utilities
  • Textile & Industrial Sales, Inc.
  • The Andersen Company
  • The Bailey Company
  • Lyle Industries
  • First Bank of Dalton
  • Controlled Products
  • AllChem
  • Brooks Rizer
  • Adcock Financial Services
  • BB&T Bank
  • Will and Marla Pridgen

Recent News & Events:

2014 Adopt - a - Mile Participants:

Keep Dalton-Whitfield Beautiful wants to recognize the following organizations for their efforts in 2014:

  • Carpet Capital Running Club
  • Dalton Elks Lodge
  • J & J Flooring Group
  • Dalton Utilities  
  • Styron, LLC
  • Christ the King Lutheran Church
  • Dalton State College Environmental Club
  • Textile Rubber & Chemical
  • Cohutta Bank (Dug Gap Rd. location)
  • Shaw Plant WD (Abutment Rd., Information Services Dept.)
  • Georgia Power (Abutment Rd. location)
  • Whitfield County 4-H
  • Sheldon & Alicia Tipton
  • Dave & Anita Mayo
  • Girl Scout Troup 8181
  • United Way Youth Council
  • Kiwanis Club of Dalton
  • Highlands Garden Club
  • Tandus Centiva
  • Cross Plains Community Partners

About Us

Keep Dalton-Whitfield Beautiful, Inc. (KDWB) is your local Keep America Beautiful affiliate dedicated to creating a vibrant community by engaging individuals to take greater responsibility for their local environment. KDWB board members and volunteers focus on activities that promote Litter Prevention, Beautification, and Waste Reduction and Recycling.

The Dalton-Whitfield Solid Waste Authority supports KDWB both philosophically and financially to promote environmental education in local schools and the community.  


  • Christmas Tree and Electronics Recycling in January
  • Adopt-A-Mile clean ups four times a year
  • Great American Clean Up events during March, April, May
  • Earth Day on April 22
  • International Compost Awareness Week in May
  • Conasauga Watershed Cleanup during Make a Difference Day in late October
  • Community Planting Day in conjunction with National Planting Day
  • America Recycles Day on November 15
  • Year Round Education Campaign "Love it, don't trash it!"

To participate with Keep Dalton-Whitfield Beautiful contact Liz Swafford, Executive Director, by e-mail: or by phone: 706-226-6211 or 706-278-5001.

Fill out the form below to join the Keep Dalton-Whitfield Beautiful Volunteer Team and register for the e-mail newsletter:

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