Voting to Begin for 2011 Design a Greener Future Recycling Bin Contest

WHO: Broward County Solid Waste and Recycling Services, Young At Art Museum and Whole Foods Market

WHAT: Are sponsoring the 2011 Design a Greener Future Recycling Bin Contest which is open to all Broward County elementary school students.

CALL TO ACTION: The community is invited to vote online at to choose their favorite recycling bin designs.

WHEN: Voting begins Monday, Oct. 24 and ends at midnight on Sunday, Oct. 30.

WINNERS: Students from the top five winning classes will receive a field trip to Young At Art Museum for an awards ceremony with lunch hosted by Whole Foods Market.

EXHIBITION: On Saturday, Nov. 19, during Young At Art’s Recyclemania Celebration, the winning bins will be on display at the Museum and will remain on display through Wednesday, Nov. 30.

Created to promote America Recycles Month and designed to spark an interest in recycling with elementary school aged children throughout Broward County, The Design A Greener Future Recycling Bin Contest uses art education in a fun way to promote early on the importance of recycling and protecting the environment.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Call Young At Art Museum at 954-424-0085