• Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented BRUNSWICK, GA (January 17, 2019) – Two local businesses and organizations have been recognized for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises. Brunswick’s Space Place and Rebuilding Together of Glynn received “Clean Sweep” awards for the first quarter of 2019. Clean Sweep awards are presented quarterly by Keep Golden […]

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  • Adopt-A-Group Celebrates 10 years of community cleanups

    Adopt-A-Group Celebrates 10 Years of Community Cleanups Pastor Gary Cumby and the New Beginning Fellowship recently celebrated 10 years of participation in Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s Adopt-A-Highway program. For a decade, parishioners have performed quarterly litter pickups along a designated one-mile stretch of roadway, and along the way fulfilled 196 volunteer opportunities, amassed 234 cumulative […]

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  • Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented BRUNSWICK, GA (January 16, 2019) – Five local businesses and organizations have been recognized for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises: Daddy Cate’s Coffees and Coastal Pines Technical College received “Clean Sweep” awards for the fourth quarter of 2018; The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort and […]

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  • Ultimate Christmas Tree Contest Winners Announced

    Ultimate Christmas Tree Contest Winners Announced BRUNSWICK, GA (December 13, 2018) — 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. […]

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  • Tree Buddy Volunteers Recognized

    Tree Buddy Volunteers Recognized  BRUNSWICK, GA (December 10, 2018) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful and Glynn County public works recently recognized KGIB Tree Buddy volunteers with a celebration of their effort. Tree Buddy volunteers agreed to water one of 52 replacement live oak trees, three times a week, 15 gallons of water each time, for […]

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  • KGIB Receives State Honors

     KGIB Receives State Honors BRUNSWICK, GA (December 10, 2018) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful was awarded three prestigious honors at the recent Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation awards luncheon in Macon. KGIB was recognized in the 78-affiliate state network with the Waste Reduction and Recycling Award (non-profit) for the Is Trash Really Trash 3rd grade education […]

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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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