• 2018 School Recycling Challenge a Success

    2018 School Recycling Challenge a Success BRUNSWICK, GA (November 8, 2018) — With the goal of reducing waste, Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s 2018 School Recycling Challenge did just that. This fall, eleven local schools took part in the Challenge to collect non-traditional items for recycling. By collecting items not accepted in local curbside recycling programs, […]

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  • Community Jubilee Artist Call

    Community Jubilee Artist Call BRUNSWICK, GA (November 6, 2018) — BE CREATIVE AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE – contribute an updycled/recycled creation to KGIB’s annual Community Jubilee. Turn trash into treasure and help keep the Golden Isles clean, green and beautiful. ** Participation commitment deadline: January 4, 2019 ** Artwork submission deadline: January 18, 2019 Contact […]

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  • Georgia-Pacific’s Brunswick Cellulose mill to Sponsor Marsh Madness 2019

    Georgia-Pacific’s Brunswick Cellulose mill to Sponsor Marsh Madness 2019 BRUNSWICK, GA (October 25, 2018) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful recently received a $2,000 donation from Georgia-Pacific’s Brunswick Cellulose mill as sponsor of the 2019 Marsh Madness salt marsh cleanup effort. The donation will not only help defray KGIB operating costs but will also bolster the […]

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  • Coastal Visionary Art Award Bestowed

    Coastal Visionary Art Award Bestowed BRUNSWICK, GA (October 24, 2018) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful recently presented Nahunta Elementary fifth grader Marissa Rogers with its “Coastal Visionary” art award, a unique art supply caddy created from upcycled items. Selected from the CoastFest student art contest, Marissa’s creation, a fanciful whale tail, uses an old board, […]

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  • Third Quarter Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Third Quarter Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented The Clean Sweep Award recognizes local businesses and non-profit organizations for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises. Georgia Sea Grill has been selected as the 2018 third quarter for profit recipient, while the HIS Ministries receives the non-profit distinction. Selected by a panel of community members, […]

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  • BB&T and KGIB Partner for Community Fall Paper Shred Event

    BB&T and KGIB Partner for Community Fall Paper Shred Event BRUNSWICK, GA (September 28, 2018) – Keep Golden Isles Beautiful and local BB&T branches are partnering to host a community paper shred event on Saturday, October 20th. The FREE event will be held 10AM-2PM at BB&T branches on St. Simons (1709 Frederica Road) and Brunswick […]

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

    Eleventh Annual Community Beach Sweep Slated for GA/FL Football Weekend BRUNSWICK, GA (September 27, 2018) – 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, October 27th, 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 17, 2018) – Reducing landfill waste is the focus of the annual Keep Golden Isles Beautiful 2018 School Recycling Challenge and the public is invited to support local schools in this October 8-19 endeavor. Public schools, private schools, home school associations and institutions […]

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  • KGIB Receives Georgia Power Donation for Safety Vests

    KGIB Receives Georgia Power Donation for Safety Vests BRUNSWICK, GA (August 28, 2018) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful recently received a $1,500 donation from Georgia Power for the purchase of volunteer safety vests. The safety vests will be used by Adopt-A-Highway and Special Cleanup volunteers who work diligently to help keep the Golden Isles clean, […]

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  • Second Quarter Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Second Quarter Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented The Clean Sweep Award recognizes local businesses and non-profit organizations for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises. Brunswick Landing Marina has been selected as the 2018 second quarter for profit recipient, while the International Seafarers’ Center receives the non-profit distinction. Selected by a panel of community […]

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