• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 25, 2019) – Reducing landfill waste is the focus of the annual Keep Golden Isles Beautiful 2019 School Recycling Challenge and the public is invited to support local schools in this October 7-18 endeavor. “This year’s Challenge again focuses on three items not […]

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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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  • Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented

    Community Clean Sweep Awards Presented BRUNSWICK, GA (August 21, 2019) – A local business and a non-profit organization have been recognized for their efforts in maintaining clean and attractive premises. The Pinball Palace and the Roosevelt Harris, Jr., Senior Citizens Center received “Clean Sweep” awards for the second quarter of 2019. Clean Sweep awards are […]

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