• Community Orchard Planting Ceremony Slated for December 19th

    Community Orchard Planting Ceremony Slated for December 19th BRUNSWICK, GA (December 3, 2019) – The second community orchard in the City of Brunswick is set to be planted, thanks to a generous donation from BB&T now Truist. The citrus grove of 4 orange and 3 grapefruit trees will be unveiled in Ringel Park on Thursday, […]

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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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  • Volunteers Needed in November 16th Boat Ramp Cleanups

    Volunteers Needed in November 16th Boat Ramp Cleanups BRUNSWICK, GA (October 31, 2019) – Join Keep Golden Isles Beautiful in a boat ramp litter removal effort as part of the Rivers Alive fall cleanup initiative. Eight local boat ramp/adjoining area cleanups will be conducted on Saturday, November 16th at 9:00 AM and volunteer help is […]

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  • Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented BRUNSWICK, GA (October 16, 2019) – A local non-profit organization and a local business have been recognized for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises. St. Athanasius Episcopal Church and The Brunswick News received “Clean Sweep” awards for the third quarter of 2019.  Clean Sweep awards are presented quarterly by […]

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

    Twelfth Annual Community Beach Sweep Slated for GA/FL Football Weekend BRUNSWICK, GA (October 1, 2019) – Organizers of the eleventh annual “GA/FL Football Weekend Community Beach Sweep” are seeking volunteers to help with the community litter removal endeavor. On the morning of Saturday, November 2nd, community members and volunteers will assist officials in removing St. […]

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  • Rightwaters Litter Collection Bags Available at KGIB

    Rightwaters Litter Collection Bags Available at KGIB BRUNSWICK, GA (August 21, 2019) – Be sure to stop by the Keep Golden Isles Beautiful downtown Brunswick offices to pick up a FREE Yamaha Rightwaters burlap trash collection bag.  Provided by Yamaha Motors in their marine debris awareness program, the bags can be used by volunteers in […]

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  • Georgia-Pacific’s Brunswick Cellulose mill to Sponsor Marsh Madness 2020

    Georgia-Pacific’s Brunswick Cellulose mill to Sponsor Marsh Madness 2020 Brunswick, GA (August 15, 2019) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful recently received a $2,500 donation from Georgia-Pacific’s Brunswick Cellulose mill as sponsor of the 2020 Marsh Madness salt marsh cleanup effort. The donation will not only help defray KGIB operating costs but will also bolster the […]

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  • Cigarette Litter Prevention “Coasts” into Coastal Georgia for August 23rd Event

    Cigarette Litter Prevention “Coasts” into Coastal Georgia for August 23rd Event  BRUNSWICK, GA (August 07, 2019) – In the continued promotion of cigarette litter prevention, the GEORGIA’S COAST IS NOT AN ASHTRAY “drink coaster outreach effort” coasts into area pubs and restaurants on Friday, August 23rd. Using GEORGIA’S COAST IS NOT AN ASHTRAY branded drink […]

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  • KGIB Offers Volunteer Site Leader Training

    KGIB Offers Volunteer Site Leader Training  BRUNSWICK, GA (August 2, 2019) – Make a difference in the Golden Isles as a volunteer Site Leader at Keep Golden Isles Beautiful community cleanup events. Site leaders represent KGIB at organized cleanups and give direction, distribute supplies, register volunteers and provide staff with post-cleanup reports. KGIB provides all […]

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