• Youth Group Rehabs Senior Citizens Center Courtyard

    Youth Group Rehabs Senior Citizens Center Courtyard BRUNSWICK, GA (July 25, 2017) — Many thanks to The Gathering Place summer students for their MIGHTY community greening EFFORTS in the HOT SUN – these guys and gals rehabbed the City of Brunswick’s Roosevelt Harris Jr Senior Citizens Center back courtyard on a hot July day. Weeding, […]

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  • Local Girl Scout Designates 83 Storm Drains to Prevent Marine Debris

    Local Girl Scout Designates 83 Storm Drains to Prevent Marine Debris Brunswick, GA (July 25, 2017) — Working to achieve a Girl Scout Bronze Award, Chelsea Yates of Marshes of Glynn Girl Scout troop 30105 partnered with KGIB and the City of Brunswick to prevent marine debris. Following City procedures, Chelsea designated storm drains, not […]

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  • 2017 GreenScreen Environmental Film Festival Slated for June 24

    2017 GreenScreen Environmental Film Festival Slated for June 24 BRUNSWICK, GA (May 30, 2017) – GreenScreen, the Golden Isles’ premier environmental film festival, is set to explode with environmental awareness on Saturday, June 24,  11AM – 3:30PM at the Ritz Theater in historic downtown Brunswick. Now under the reigns of Green Scene of Coastal Georgia, the […]

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  • Golden Isles Litter Prevention Effort Spotlighted on PBS Television Program

    Golden Isles Litter Prevention Effort Spotlighted on PBS Television Program BRUNSWICK, GA (April 10, 2017) — The Golden Isles Litter Prevention Sculpture project will be featured in an upcoming PBS television show on WJCT-TV, Jacksonville’s local PBS station. The episode is part of the “Hometown” locally produced program which airs at 8PM this Thursday, April 13th on WJCT-TV. […]

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  • KGIB Annual Electronics Recycling & More event slated for April 22

    KGIB Annual Electronics Recycling & More event slated for April 22 BRUNSWICK, GA – (March 27, 2017) – 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 22, 9am-1pm at Glynn Place Mall’s JCPenney […]

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  • Volunteers Sought for City of Brunswick Spring Cleaning Effort

    Volunteers Sought for City of Brunswick Spring Cleaning Effort BRUNSWICK, GA – (March 28, 2017) – The City of Brunswick will conduct its first city-wide “Clean Your Neighborhood Party” effort on Saturday, April 22, 9AM-11AM with a volunteer celebration cookout to follow in Sidney Lanier Park. Taking a neighborhood to neighborhood approach, the City is […]

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  • Keep Golden Isles Beautiful Kicks Off the 19th Annual Great American Cleanup

    Keep Golden Isles Beautiful Kicks Off the 19th Annual Great American Cleanup BRUNSWICK, GA – (February 21, 2017) — Keep Golden Isles Beautiful welcomes spring by kicking off the 19th 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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  • Litter Prevention Public Art Sculptures Installed Throughout Golden Isles

    Litter Prevention Public Art Sculptures Installed Throughout Golden Isles In 2015, Keep Golden Isles Beautiful volunteers recovered 65.6 tons of litter and 60.7 tons of recyclables from area roadways, waterways, marshes and public spaces.  Seeking innovative community engagement opportunities focusing on litter prevention, the organization was awarded two grants that fund a creative project to […]

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  • KGIB Talks Trash with Glynn County Third Graders

    KGIB Talks Trash with Glynn County Third Graders BRUNSWICK, GA (December 14, 2016) — EDUCATIONAL EXCITEMENT — KGIB has completed our November / December tour of the Glynn County public school third grade classes! In two months, KGIB presented the IS TRASH REALLY TRASH educational program at 10 elementary schools reaching 923 Golden Isles third […]

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  • Ultimate Christmas Tree Contest Winners Announced

    Ultimate Christmas Tree Contest Winners Announced  Kicking off Keep Golden Isles Beautiful’s annual Bring One for the Chipper Christmas tree recycling campaign, The Home Depot in Brunswick recently awarded eleven local Boys and Girls Club members live Christmas trees of their very own. To promote the Chipper effort, the students participated in an art contest […]

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