• 2020 Green Screen Environmental Film Festival Slated for February 8

    2020 Green Screen Environmental Film Festival Slated for February 8 BRUNSWICK, GA (January 9, 2020) – Green Screen, the Golden Isles’ premier environmental film festival brings environmental awareness to the big screen on Saturday, February 8, 1:45 PM (doors open) at The Ritz Theater in historic downtown Brunswick. Organized by Green Scene of Coastal Georgia, […]

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  • Second Brunswick Community Orchard Unveiled

    Second Brunswick Community Orchard Unveiled  BRUNSWICK, GA (December 19, 2019) – Brunswick’s second community orchard was recently unveiled, bringing the City’s total of public citrus trees to 15. The Ringel Park citrus grove of four grapefruit and three orange trees was made possible by a BB&T now Truist donation and installed by Coastal Greenery. The […]

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  • KGIB Volunteers Honored for Community Service

    KGIB Volunteers Honored for Community Service BRUNSWICK, GA (December 12, 2019) — Celebrating community and honoring volunteers was the focus of Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s recent Volunteer Recognition Luncheon. Ten community volunteer and partner awards were presented: Community Partner of the Year/Non-Profit, Epworth-By-The-Sea; Community Partner of the Year/Profit, GP Cellulose Brunswick Mill; Outstanding Public Official, […]

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  • Ultimate Christmas Tree Contest Winners Announced

    Ultimate Christmas Tree Contest Winners Announced (BRUNSWICK, 12/10/19) — Kicking off Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s annual Bring One for the Chipper Christmas tree recycling campaign, The Home Depot in Brunswick recently awarded five local members of the Boys and Girls Club of Southeast Georgia with live Christmas trees of their very own. To promote the […]

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  • 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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