• Second Quarter Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Second Quarter Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented BRUNSWICK, GA (August 16, 2017) – The Clean Sweep Award recognizes local businesses and non-profit organizations for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises. Mellow Mushroom has been selected as the 2017 first quarter for profit recipient, while the Emanuel Baptist Church receives the non-profit distinction. Selected […]

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  • Cigarette Litter Prevention “Coasts” into the Golden Isles for August 25th Event

    Cigarette Litter Prevention “Coasts” into the Golden Isles for August 25th Event BRUNSWICK, GA (August 04, 2017) – In the continued promotion of cigarette litter prevention, the second annual THIS IS LITTER TOO “drink coaster outreach effort” coasts into area pubs and restaurants on August 25th. Using THIS IS LITTER TOO branded drink coasters, participating […]

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  • Youth Group Rehabs Senior Citizens Center Courtyard

    Youth Group Rehabs Senior Citizens Center Courtyard BRUNSWICK, GA (July 25, 2017) — Many thanks to The Gathering Place summer students for their MIGHTY community greening EFFORTS in the HOT SUN – these guys and gals rehabbed the City of Brunswick’s Roosevelt Harris Jr Senior Citizens Center back courtyard on a hot July day. Weeding, […]

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  • Local Girl Scout Designates 83 Storm Drains to Prevent Marine Debris

    Local Girl Scout Designates 83 Storm Drains to Prevent Marine Debris Brunswick, GA (July 25, 2017) — Working to achieve a Girl Scout Bronze Award, Chelsea Yates of Marshes of Glynn Girl Scout troop 30105 partnered with KGIB and the City of Brunswick to prevent marine debris. Following City procedures, Chelsea designated storm drains, not […]

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  • Local Cigarette Litter Prevention Campaign Receives National Grant

    Local Cigarette Litter Prevention Campaign Receives National Grant BRUNSWICK, GA (June 21, 2017) — Promoting cigarette litter prevention, Keep Golden Isles Beautiful, UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant are launching phase IV of the public awareness campaign, THIS IS LITTER TOO. Keep Golden Isles Beautiful was recently awarded a fourth consecutive Keep America Beautiful […]

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  • World Oceans Day Celebration Observed

    World Oceans Day Celebration Observed In early June, KGIB teamed up with One Hundred Miles, Green Scene of Coastal Georgia, UGA Odum School of Ecology, the St. Simons Island Sea Turtle Project and the Georgia Beach Bird Stewards in a beach cleanup and ocean festival. World Oceans Day is celebrated annually worldwide on June 8th […]

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  • KGIB Awarded $17,000 Community Recycling Bin Grant

    KGIB Awarded $17,000 Community Recycling Bin Grant Keep Golden Isles Beautiful has been awarded a Keep America Beautiful/Dr. Pepper Snapple Group public park recycling bin grant valued at over $17,000. This summer, a total of 30 bottle/can recycling bins will be placed at Golden Isles sports related parks, making it easier for sports participants and fans […]

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  • 2017 GreenScreen Environmental Film Festival Slated for June 24

    2017 GreenScreen Environmental Film Festival Slated for June 24 BRUNSWICK, GA (May 30, 2017) – GreenScreen, the Golden Isles’ premier environmental film festival, is set to explode with environmental awareness on Saturday, June 24,  11AM – 3:30PM at the Ritz Theater in historic downtown Brunswick. Now under the reigns of Green Scene of Coastal Georgia, the […]

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  • KGIB Clean and Green Golf Tournament Winners Announced

    KGIB Clean and Green Golf Tournament Winners Announced BRUNSWICK, GA (May 9, 2017) – The ninth annual Keep Golden Isles Beautiful clean and green golf tournament held recently at the Brunswick Country Club raised funds supporting programs, projects and initiatives to keep the Golden Isles clean, green and beautiful. Winners included: 1st place – Creg […]

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  • First Quarter Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    First Quarter Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented BRUNSWICK, GA (April 20, 2017) — The Clean Sweep Award recognizes local businesses and non-profit organizations for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises. Queens Court has been selected as the 2017 first quarter for profit recipient, while the St. Simons Community Church receives the non-profit distinction. […]

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