• Christmas Tree Recycling Effort Continues Golden Isles Holiday Tradition

    Christmas Tree Recycling Effort Continues Golden Isles Holiday Tradition BRUNSWICK, GA (December 3, 2019) – A Golden Isles holiday tradition continues with Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s annual Bring One for the Chipper Christmas tree recycling campaign, sponsored this year by Pate, Johnson & Church. On January 11, from 9 AM-1 PM, volunteers will be on hand […]

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  • Community Orchard Planting Ceremony Slated for December 19th

    Community Orchard Planting Ceremony Slated for December 19th BRUNSWICK, GA (December 3, 2019) – The second community orchard in the City of Brunswick is set to be planted, thanks to a generous donation from BB&T now Truist. The citrus grove of 4 orange and 3 grapefruit trees will be unveiled in Ringel Park on Thursday, […]

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  • Coastal Visionary Art Award Bestowed to Needwood Middle School Student  

    Coastal Visionary Art Award Bestowed to Needwood Middle School Student   BRUNSWICK, GA (November 25, 2019) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful recently presented Needwood Middle School student  Stella Pollision with its “Coastal Visionary” art award, a unique art supply caddy created from upcycled items and filled with colored art pencils. Selected from the CoastFest student […]

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  • 2019 KGIB School Recycling Challenge a Success

    2019 KGIB School Recycling Challenge a Success BRUNSWICK, GA (November 8, 2019) — With the goal of reducing waste, Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s 2019 School Recycling Challenge did just that. This fall, fourteen local schools took part in the Challenge to collect non-traditional items for recycling. By collecting items not accepted in local curbside recycling […]

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  • Volunteers Needed in November 16th Boat Ramp Cleanups

    Volunteers Needed in November 16th Boat Ramp Cleanups BRUNSWICK, GA (October 31, 2019) – Join Keep Golden Isles Beautiful in a boat ramp litter removal effort as part of the Rivers Alive fall cleanup initiative. Eight local boat ramp/adjoining area cleanups will be conducted on Saturday, November 16th at 9:00 AM and volunteer help is […]

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  • BB&T and KGIB Partner for Community November 9th Paper Shred Event

    BB&T and KGIB Partner for Community November 9th Paper Shred Event BRUNSWICK, GA (October 30, 2019) – Keep Golden Isles Beautiful and local BB&T branches are again partnering to host a community paper shred event on Saturday, November 9th. The FREE event will be held 10AM-2PM (or until trucks are full) at BB&T branches on […]

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  • Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented BRUNSWICK, GA (October 16, 2019) – A local non-profit organization and a local business have been recognized for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises. St. Athanasius Episcopal Church and The Brunswick News received “Clean Sweep” awards for the third quarter of 2019.  Clean Sweep awards are presented quarterly by […]

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  • Twelfth Annual Community Beach Sweep Slated for GA/FL Football Weekend

    Twelfth Annual Community Beach Sweep Slated for GA/FL Football Weekend BRUNSWICK, GA (October 1, 2019) – Organizers of the eleventh annual “GA/FL Football Weekend Community Beach Sweep” are seeking volunteers to help with the community litter removal endeavor. On the morning of Saturday, November 2nd, community members and volunteers will assist officials in removing St. […]

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  • School Recycling Challenge Focuses on Non-traditional Recycling and Community Stewardship

    School Recycling Challenge Focuses on Non-traditional Recycling and Community Stewardship BRUNSWICK, GA (September 25, 2019) – Reducing landfill waste is the focus of the annual Keep Golden Isles Beautiful 2019 School Recycling Challenge and the public is invited to support local schools in this October 7-18 endeavor. “This year’s Challenge again focuses on three items not […]

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  • Rightwaters Litter Collection Bags Available at KGIB

    Rightwaters Litter Collection Bags Available at KGIB BRUNSWICK, GA (August 21, 2019) – Be sure to stop by the Keep Golden Isles Beautiful downtown Brunswick offices to pick up a FREE Yamaha Rightwaters burlap trash collection bag.  Provided by Yamaha Motors in their marine debris awareness program, the bags can be used by volunteers in […]

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