On April 26th 2014, Sarasota County SWAT youth participated in a clean-up on Siesta Key Beach. 20 SWAT members representing six different SWAT clubs from around Sarasota County attended the event. The group collected about 20 pounds of trash, and much of this included cigarette butts. Several community members visiting the beach thanked the SWAT members for their efforts. The clean-up was also featured as a news story on local channel ABC7.