• 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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  • Sixth KGIB Litter Prevention Sculpture to be Installed March 13

    Sixth KGIB Litter Prevention Sculpture to be Installed March 13 BRUNSWICK, GA – (February 25, 2019) – The sixth litter prevention sculpture of Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s outdoor public art series will be installed on Wednesday, March 13 and the public is invited to participate. The dolphin sculpture will be located near the public fishing […]

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  • Keep Golden Isles Beautiful Kicks Off the 21st Annual Great American Cleanup

    Keep Golden Isles Beautiful Kicks Off the 21st Annual Great American Cleanup BRUNSWICK, GA – (February 22, 2019) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful welcomes spring by kicking off the 21st annual Great American Cleanup – the country’s largest community improvement program engaging more than 4 million volunteers in over 20,000 communities nationwide. A Keep America […]

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  • Keep America Beautiful and Nestlé Waters North America Partner to Clean Up National Parks During Government Shutdown

    Keep America Beautiful and Nestlé Waters North America Partner to Clean Up National Parks During Government Shutdown STAMFORD, CONN. (Jan. 14, 2019) – As national parks face issues with unmanaged waste during the government shutdown, Keep America Beautiful, the largest community improvement organization in the United States, and Nestlé Waters North America, one of the leading […]

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  • KGIB Seeks Volunteers to Assist with Ft. Frederica and Bloody Marsh National Monument Garbage and Litter Removal Efforts

    KGIB Seeks Volunteers to Assist with Ft. Frederica and Bloody Marsh National Monument Garbage and Litter Removal Efforts BRUNSWICK, GA (January 07, 2019) – To address outward impacts of the current federal government shutdown, Keep America Beautiful and its local affiliates across the nation are assisting the National Park Service in garbage and litter removal […]

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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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  • 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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  • BB&T and KGIB Partner for Community Fall Paper Shred Event

    BB&T and KGIB Partner for Community Fall Paper Shred Event BRUNSWICK, GA (September 28, 2018) – Keep Golden Isles Beautiful and local BB&T branches are partnering to host a community paper shred event on Saturday, October 20th. The FREE event will be held 10AM-2PM at BB&T branches on St. Simons (1709 Frederica Road) and Brunswick […]

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