• Third Quarter Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Third Quarter Clean Sweep Awards Presented BRUNSWICK, GA (October 18, 2017) — The Clean Sweep Award recognizes local businesses and non-profit organizations for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises. Michael Harris TEAM Realtor has been selected as the 2017 third quarter for-profit recipient, while the The Well receives the non-profit distinction. Selected by […]

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  • Volunteer Makes Trash Can Donation

    Volunteer Makes Trash Can Donation BRUNSWICK, GA (October 17, 2017) — Local Starbucks employee Sam Rumph helps the community by picking up litter in his spare time. These volunteer hours continue making a difference via the Starbucks volunteer donation program – for 100 hours of volunteer time, Starbucks makes a $1,000 donation to a directed […]

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

    Tenth Annual Community Beach Sweep Slated for GA/FL Football Weekend BRUNSWICK, GA (October 4, 2017) – Organizers of the tenth 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 28th, community members and volunteers will assist officials in removing St. […]

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  • KGIB Awarded National $10,000 Community Restoration Grant

    KGIB Awarded National $10,000 Community Restoration Grant BRUNSWICK, GA (October 4, 2017) – Keep America Beautiful, the national nonprofit that envisions a country in which every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to live, and Anheuser-Busch (NYSE: ADR), announces the recipients of the 2017 Keep America Beautiful/Anheuser-Busch Community Restoration Grants program. The Keep […]

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  • School Recycling Challenge Focuses on Non-traditional Recycling

    School Recycling Challenge Focuses on Non-traditional Recycling and Community Stewardship BRUNSWICK, GA (September 22, 2017) – Reducing landfill waste is the focus of the annual Keep Golden Isles Beautiful 2017 School Recycling Challenge and the public is invited to support local schools in this October 9-20 endeavor. “This year’s Challenge again focuses on three items not […]

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  • Hurricane Irma related VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

    Hurricane Irma related VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:  BRUNSWICK, GA (September 20, 2017) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful is coordinating individual and group volunteer opportunities regarding Hurricane Irma cleanup. Both the City and County can use a helping hand (or many hands) in clearing our City/County parks. Supplies will be provided. Contact KGIB to volunteer: info.kbgib@gmail.com or 279-1490. 🙂 Together […]

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  • 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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