• 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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  • School Recycling Challenge Focuses on Non-traditional Recycling and Community Stewardship

    School Recycling Challenge Focuses on Non-traditional Recycling and Community Stewardship BRUNSWICK, GA (September 17, 2018) – Reducing landfill waste is the focus of the annual Keep Golden Isles Beautiful 2018 School Recycling Challenge and the public is invited to support local schools in this October 8-19 endeavor. Public schools, private schools, home school associations and institutions […]

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  • KGIB Offering Two Volunteer Site Leader Training Sessions

    KGIB Offering Two Volunteer Site Leader Training Sessions  BRUNSWICK, GA (July 25, 2018) – 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 […]

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  • KGIB Annual Electronics Recycling & More event slated for April 21

    KGIB Annual Electronics Recycling & More event slated for April 21 BRUNSWICK, GA – (March 15, 2018) – Wondering what to do with old electronics, clothes, batteries, prescription drugs, light bulbs, sensitive documents and scrap metal? Bring them to the annual Electronics Recycling and More event on April 21, 9am-1pm at Glynn Place Mall’s JCPenney […]

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  • Keep Golden Isles Beautiful Kicks Off the 20th Annual Great American Cleanup

    Keep Golden Isles Beautiful Kicks Off the 20th Annual Great American Cleanup BRUNSWICK, GA – (February 16, 2018) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful welcomes spring by kicking off the 20th 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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  • March “Marsh Madness” Cleanups Planned

    March “Marsh Madness” Cleanups Planned BRUNSWICK, GA – (February 16, 2018) – Roll up your sleeves, put on your boots and come get muddy with Keep Golden Isles Beautiful! Help keep the beautiful Marshes of Glynn litter free at one of many Keep Golden Isles Beautiful scheduled March “Marsh Madness” Cleanups!  Kicking off the national […]

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