• Ultimate Christmas Tree Contest Winners Announced

    Ultimate Christmas Tree Contest Winners Announced 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 Chipper effort, the […]

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  • SCHOOL RECYCLING CHALLENGE WINNERS ANNOUNCED

    SCHOOL RECYCLING CHALLENGE WINNERS ANNOUNCED The 2020 Keep Golden Isles Beautiful School Recycling Challenge was a big success thanks to the efforts of the 14 participating schools and contributing public. Focusing on non-traditional recyclables not currently accepted into local recycling programs, the participating schools collected 144 pounds of nontraditional recycling in 2020! Students kept cereal […]

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  • 3rd Quarter Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented BRUNSWICK, GA (October 20, 2020) – Two local organizations have been recognized for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises: Heritage Christian Academy and Grace United Methodist Church have received “Clean Sweep” awards for the third quarter of 2020. Clean Sweep awards are presented quarterly by Keep Golden Isles […]

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  • Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented BRUNSWICK, GA (September  3, 2020) – Four local businesses and organizations have been recognized for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises: The Dunbar Creek Plantation HOA Volunteers and Golden Isles Pharmacy received “Clean Sweep” awards for the first quarter of 2020;  and the Glynn Learning Center and  Duckworth […]

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  • KGIB Receives State and National Honors 

    KGIB Receives State and National Honors  BRUNSWICK, GA (February 19, 2020) – Keep Golden Isles Beautiful has been recently awarded state and national honors recognizing the educational organization’s efforts in litter prevention, waste reduction and recycling, water resource awareness, community green and education. The Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation bestowed the Governor’s Circle Award, recognizing efforts […]

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  • Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented   BRUNSWICK, GA (January 15, 2020) – Five local businesses and organizations have been recognized for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises: Ft. Frederica National Monument and The Wick received “Clean Sweep” awards for the fourth quarter of 2019; the Glynn County Airport Commission and Grandy’s Country Cupboard […]

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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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  • 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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