KAB Education & Outreach

Education and outreach initiatives are key to the objectives of Keep Allen Beautiful (KAB). KAB produces an annual Education and Outreach Guide to highlight programs, presentations and field trips offered by City of Allen and local partners. 

Educator Expo

Calling all educators (teachers, homeschoolers, scout leaders, PTA Chairs) to join us at Allen Senior Recreation Center, 451 E., St. Mary Dr., on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022 from 4 to 6 p.m. This event gives educators an opportunity to learn about the educational resources offered by City of Allen and community partners. There will be raffle drawings for prize baskets, including the grand prize of an adirondack chair and matching planter box donated by CWD. Registration


Recycled Art Contest


This year Keep Allen Beautiful is sponsoring a virtual contest open to Allen ISD students in K-12, and home schooled students and students in the Plano ISD and Lovejoy ISD who reside in the Allen City Limits.  Check back later for contest information.

Arbor Day Poster Contest

This contest challenges fourth and fifth grade Allen ISD students to design and create informational posters according to the theme using the Activities Guide and Poster Contest Rules.  Check back later for contest information.  

Reuse-A-Shoe Contest

Allen ISD schools (K-12) compete to collect and donate the most new or gently-used shoes. The school collecting the most pairs per student wins the grand prize. This event normally takes place in spring, right before the Great American Cleanup event.

Scout Projects

Scouts interested in completing an Eagle Project or Order of the Arrow service work should call Josué Diaz at 214.509.4555. Scouts will receive our Guidelines for Advanced Scout Projects, which will help identify City employees interested in supporting these projects.