Vincent Yeun refuses to leave litter alone
This story aired in the July 11, 2023 episode of Crosscurrents.
Vincent Yeun has organized more than 1,200 street-cleaning events across the city. In total, they have collected more than 23,000 bags of garbage.
KALW News Editor Sunni Khalid spoke with the founder of Refuse Refuse, marketer-turned-civic-activist Vincent Yuen. Yuen believes that if citizens show enough persistence in setting examples of cleanliness, people will actually stop littering.
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Reporter Mary Catherine O'Connor helped produce the interview.