• 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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  • New Year’s Day Beach Sweep Slated

    New Year’s Day Beach Sweep Slated BRUNSWICK, GA (December 10, 2018) – Ring in the New Year, welcome in a clean and green 2019 and make a difference at the same time – join in Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s second annual New Year’s Day beach sweep!  Volunteers meet at the St. Simons Island Old Coast […]

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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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  • Christmas Tree Recycling Effort Continues Golden Isles Holiday Tradition

    Christmas Tree Recycling Effort Continues Golden Isles Holiday Tradition BRUNSWICK, GA (December 3, 2018) – A Golden Isles holiday tradition continues with Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s annual Bring One for the Chipper Christmas tree recycling campaign. On January 5, from 9 AM-1 PM, volunteers will be on hand to assist with non-artificial tree drop-offs at The […]

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  • KGIB Installs New Board of Director Members

    KGIB Installs New Board of Director Members BRUNSWICK, GA (November 30, 2018) – Welcome new KGIB Board of Director members Brian Corry, Spud Woodward and Zack Gowen! As a volunteer community based 501C3 education nonprofit, KGIB is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors that works super hard to raise funds, provide support and help […]

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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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  • Community Jubilee Artist Call

    Community Jubilee Artist Call BRUNSWICK, GA (November 6, 2018) — BE CREATIVE AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE – contribute an updycled/recycled creation to KGIB’s annual Community Jubilee. Turn trash into treasure and help keep the Golden Isles clean, green and beautiful. ** Participation commitment deadline: January 4, 2019 ** Artwork submission deadline: January 18, 2019 Contact […]

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

    Eleventh Annual Community Beach Sweep Slated for GA/FL Football Weekend BRUNSWICK, GA (September 27, 2018) – 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, October 27th, community members and volunteers will assist officials in removing St. […]

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