• STRING CHRISTMAS LIGHTS RECYCLING OPPORTUNITY / January 9th / 9AM-1PM

    STRING CHRISTMAS LIGHTS RECYCLING OPPORTUNITY / January 9th / 9AM-1PM NEW THIS YEAR / STRING CHRISTMAS LIGHTS RECYCLING OPPORTUNITY – old STRING Christmas lights will be accepted for recycling this year on Saturday, January 9th, 9AM-1PM at the Mansfield Street Annex (503 Mansfield Street, downtown Brunswick). That’s STRING Christmas lights ONLY / December 9th, 9AM-1PM […]

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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 1, 2020) – A Golden Isles holiday tradition continues with Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s annual Bring One for the Chipper Christmas tree recycling campaign, sponsored again this year by Pate, Johnson & Church. On January 9, from 9 AM-1 PM, volunteers will be on […]

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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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  • KGIB Annual Electronics Recycling & More Event Slated for October 24th

    KGIB Annual Electronics Recycling & More Event Slated for October 24th BRUNSWICK, GA – (September 30, 2020) – Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s annual Electronics Recycling & More Event takes place on Saturday, October 24th, 9AM-1PM at Glynn Place Mall. The 2020 event is sponsored by Overhead Door Company of Brunswick. For a $5 suggested donation […]

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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