• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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