• 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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  • 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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  • Cigarette Litter Prevention “Coasts” into Coastal Georgia for August 24th Event

    Cigarette Litter Prevention “Coasts” into Coastal Georgia for August 24th Event BRUNSWICK, GA (August 03, 2018) – In the continued promotion of cigarette litter prevention, the GEORGIA’S COAST IS NOT AN ASHTRAY “drink coaster outreach effort” coasts into local pubs and restaurants on August 24th. Using GEORGIA’S COAST IS NOT AN ASHTRAY branded drink coasters, participating […]

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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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  • Coastal Cigarette Litter Prevention Campaign Installs Cigarette Receptacles

    Coastal Cigarette Litter Prevention Campaign Installs Cigarette Receptacles (BRUNSWICK, GA, June 5, 2018) — Promoting cigarette litter prevention, the GEORIGA’S COAST IS NOT AN ASHTRAY coast-wide educational initiative is installing cigarette receptacles in public spaces near water bodies throughout Georgia’s coastal region. Keep Golden Isles Beautiful and UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant are […]

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  • Coastal Georgia Cigarette Litter Prevention Effort Underway

    COASTAL GEORGIA CIGARETTE LITTER PREVENTION EFFORT UNDERWAY BRUNSWICK, GA (May 21, 2018) — In an unprecedented effort, entities in Georgia’s six coastal counties have joined together to battle the nation’s number one most littered item: cigarette butts. Providing comprehensive coverage of Georgia’s coastal area, Tybee Clean Beach Volunteers, the City of Tybee Island, Keep Savannah […]

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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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  • Local Cigarette Litter Awareness Program Recognized as Top in Nation 

    Local Cigarette Litter Awareness Program Recognized as Top in Nation BRUNSWICK, GA (February 16, 2018) – The joint cigarette litter prevention outreach program, THIS IS LITTER TOO, by Keep Golden Isles Beautiful and the University of Georgia Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant was recently recognized as TOP in the nation at the Keep America […]

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