Try This: Adopt a Highway

Adopt a local road or highway, and sign up volunteers to clean it periodically. You might get a sign posted on the side of the road stating that your church is the adoptive entity, and the sight of church members picking up trash will garner appreciation, and possibly interest in learning more, from the community.

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