Our Program

Adopt-a-Spot

Preserving and beautifying our community.
The Adopt-A-Spot program is open to anyone in Escambia County. This program inspires community stewardship, is morally uplifting and creates a great social or team-building opportunity!

How to Adopt Your Spot

Choose almost any spot in Escambia County to adopt as your own.  For a complete list of all available parks, please email here.

*All spots are subject to approval by Our Corner, Escambia County, and/or the City of Pensacola.
1. Apply for a Spot
1. Apply for a Spot

What place is special to you? The most popular choices are parks, scenic stretches of road, or neighborhood green spaces.

2. Attend Training
2. Attend Training

What place is special to you? The most popular choices are parks, scenic stretches of road, or neighborhood green spaces.

3. Clean Your Spot
3. Clean Your Spot

What place is special to you? The most popular choices are parks, scenic stretches of road, or neighborhood green spaces.

Quotes

“Our organization was able to further our community outreach through the Adopt-A-Spot program. Coordinating equipment pick-up and drop-offs is always a breeze. Our Corner provides all the tools and equipment you could possibly need. If your organization or business would like to get involved with an Our Corner program, I highly recommend Adopt-A-Spot.”

— Rachel Edison

Your Spot, Our Support

Our Corner will ensure that you and your group have what you need to succeed.
You will work closely with our staff to coordinate and keep track of your beautification and preservation efforts. Our support includes:
  • Adopt-A-Spot program orientation and safety briefing
  • Free equipment to borrow such as trash bags, litter grabbers, gloves, etc.
  • A sign at the adopted site displaying the name of your group
  • Dedicated staff to assist with any question or concern

Your Commitment

  • Groups must commit to a two-year contract for their location with a minimum of four (4) cleanups per year
  • A primary and secondary contact (group leaders) must be provided
  • Group leaders must attend an orientation and safety briefing provided by Our Corner before scheduling their first cleanup
  • All minors must submit a signed parental release form and be accompanied by an adult
  • Volunteers must be at least 12 years of age to work along a roadway
  • Groups must pay an initial registration fee of $40 to cover their 2-year participation. Additional fees include $20 for each 2-year renewal after the first 2 years are complete
Apply to Adopt Your Spot
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After you submit your application, a staff member will send a formal agreement for completion.

Registration Fee

New Adopt-A-Spot groups can pay the $40 registration fee online.
Pay Registration

Renewal Fee

Active Adopt-A-Spot groups can renew your registration for $20 for two more years.
Pay Renewal

Angel Fund

Our Adopt-A-Spot Angels help youth organizations and low-income groups participate in the program each year. Your contribution will help us cover the fees and additional supply costs to keep the program thriving.
Donate