Bright and early on Saturday morning, March 28, volunteers gathered at Tillman's Corner Community Center on Carol Plantation Road to participate in the Great American Clean-Up. One of the areas that Keep Mobile Beautiful is spotlighting this Spring is Tillman's Corner, and teams signed up to rid the roadsides of litter.
Sponsors for the event included SouthWest Mobile County Chamber of Commerce; Mobile County Water, Sewer and Fire Authority; T.A.L.L. Tillman's Corner Area Learning Leadership; Tillman's Corner Dental; Covenant Church of Mobile; Waste Management; Oak Park Church of God; Alabama Power Company; Poly Surveying and Engineering; Fat Boyz Choppers; Rx Express Pharmacy; Coca Cola; Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery; Mobile County; City of Mobile and Keep Mobile Beautiful.
Pictured from left are Carolyn Cain, Clean-Up team leader; Tina Poiroux, director of Tillman's Corner Community Center; Phyllis Wingard, KMB Education Outreach co-ordinator; Rick Surgenor, TALL Tillman's Corner Area Learning Leadership member; Desiraye McKeel, TALL; Andrew Clark, TALL; Carla Silva, TALL and Ruth Robinson, SouthWest Mobile County Chamber of Commerce board member. Not pictured of the TALL group, which helped co-ordinate clean-up efforts, are Madison Box and Zack Bartel.