Projects

In addition to it’s permanent programs, PRC works with a number of foundations, businesses, municipalities and more on smaller or shorter-term projects. Click on the links below to learn more about what we’re working on right now!

Northside Bin Initiative

From 2019 to early 2020, PRC is distributing blue recycling bins to Northside residents who do not currently own a bin. Only a limited number of recycling bins are available. Pre-registration is required and available on a first come, first served basis. Registrants MUST reside in one of the 18 Northside neighborhoods to qualify, and […]

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Lens on Litter Contest

Since 1984, PRC has sponsored an annual Gene Capaldi Lens on Litter Photo contest, not to glorify litter but to bring attention to the litter problem in communities across Pennsylvania. Exposure leads to prevention! Participants from across the state have submitted thousands of photos over the years.  Contestants are eligible for monetary prizes up to $500. […]

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Let’s Clear the Air Poster Challenge

A collaboration between the Southwest PA Air Quality Partnership and the PA Resources Council, the Let’s Clear the Air Poster Challenge is now in its 10th year. The goal of the Challenge is for students in Southwest PA to learn about the effects of air pollution, how to reduce their exposure, and to encourage action through a […]

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