• KGIB Awarded $10,000 national grant for Community Betterment projects

    KGIB Awarded $10,000 national grant for Community Betterment projects BRUNSWICK, GA (October 28, 2020) – Keep Golden Isles Beautiful has been awarded a national $10,000 “Martin Luther King Jr Corridor and Neighborhood Building Project” grant by Keep America Beautiful, Diageo and LOWES. All grant award projects must happen along MLK Jr roadways with the corner […]

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  • Thirteenth GA/FL Beach Sweep to be Held on SUNDAY, November 8th

    Thirteenth GA/FL Beach Sweep to be Held on SUNDAY, November 8th BRUNSWICK, GA (October 19, 2020) – The thirteenth annual “GA/FL Football Weekend Community Beach Sweep” will be held this year on SUNDAY, November 8th, and organizers are seeking volunteers to help with the community litter removal endeavor. Students and football fans enjoying the St. […]

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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 Clean and Green Golf Tournament Winners Announced

    KGIB Clean and Green Golf Tournament Winners Announced BRUNSWICK, GA (September 1, 2020) — The 12th annual Keep Golden Isles Beautiful clean and green golf tournament held recently at the Brunswick Country Club raised funds supporting programs, projects and initiatives to keep the Golden Isles clean, green and beautiful. Winners included: 1st place – Brian […]

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  • September 12th “TRASH DASH” Plogging Event Invites Walkers, Joggers and Runners

    September 12th “TRASH DASH” Plogging Event Invites Walkers, Joggers and Runners BRUNSWICK, GA (August 26, 2020) – What do you get when you combine exercise, fun and litter removal?? Why, “Plogging” of course! Plogging, which merges the words “jogging” and the Swedish phrase for pick up “plocka upp,” began in 2016 as an organized activity […]

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  • 12th Annual KGIB Clean and Green Golf Tournament Slated for August 31st

    12th Annual KGIB Clean and Green Golf Tournament Slated for August 31st BRUNSWICK, GA (July 22, 2020) — Green is the name of the game at the 12th annual Keep Golden Isles Beautiful “Clean and Green” golf tournament, where participants have fun on the greens and help keep the Golden Isles “clean and green” at […]

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  • July 5th Beach Sweep Slated, Volunteers Needed

    July 5th Beach Sweep Slated, Volunteers Needed BRUNSWICK, GA (June 26, 2020) – Help keep the Golden Isles clean, green and beautiful and join in Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s inaugural July 5th beach sweep!  Volunteers meet at the St. Simons Island Old Coast Guard Station beach crossover at 7AM on Sunday, July 5th to sign […]

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  • 2020 Community Litter Index Completed

    2020 Community Litter Index Completed (BRUNSWICK, GA – February 26, 2020) — For the tenth consecutive year, UGA Marine Extension Service and Georgia Sea Grant staff assisted Keep Golden Isles Beautiful in completion of the Glynn County Community Litter Index. A Keep America Beautiful litter measurement tool, the Index enables KAB affiliates to utilize trained […]

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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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