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Recycling At the Park Made Easieralt

KBGIB is one of only two Georgia Keep America Beautiful affiliates

to be awarded the national KAB/Dr. Pepper-Snapple public park recycling grant.

This summer a total of 26 new bottle/can recycle bins were placed in

Glynn County and City of Brunswick public parks, making it easier for

visitors and residents to recycle when spending time relaxing and

having fun in our community's public spaces.

 


 

No Butts About It


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KBGIB has been awarded a Keep America Beautiful Cigarette Litter

Prevention Program grant. The grant funded the purchase of cigarette

waste receptacles that are located in City of Brunswick and Glynn County

public spaces.  Also included in the grant award are a supply of pocket

and vehicle ashtrays to encourage cigarette litter reduction. 

 

 


 


KBGIB participates in state-wide


initiative, GA GIVES DAY!


Donors can visit the website below on November 13th to pledge to their favorite

non-profit organization - and we hope it's Keep Brunswick-Golden Isles Beautiful!

Although November 13th is a state-wide effort to recognize the importance of

your local nonprofits, KBGIB welcomes your support any day of the year!

(Donations made via the site below will afford you with 2015 Membership benefits.)


https://gagivesday.org/c/GGD/a/kbgib


Together, we can make a difference!


 


 

 

 

KBGIB Wins National Contest

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In TerraCycle's "Operation Upcycle," KBGIB came out on top, winning

this national upcycling contest. KBGIB crafted pop top award ribbons for the

Golden Isles Arts & Humanities / KBGIB student Recycle TRASH Art Exhibit.

Not only did these distinctive award ribbons receive national attention,

they also were a big hit at the local art exhibit.

 


 


KBGIB ELECTRONICS RECYCLING A


"WIN" FOR GLYNN COUNTY


Atlanta Recycling Solutions had a trailer on site to collect,

transport and securely recycle residential electronics.

TOTAL ELECTRONICS RECYCLED: 37,582 lbs.


Records Services, Inc. provided a shredder to securely recycle

your confidential documents.

TOTAL PAPER RECYCLED: 14,750 lbs.


FaithWorks accepted any condition of clothes,

shoes, handbags, hats, towels, wash cloths, sheets,

bedspreads, blankets, curtains, belts & remnants.

TOTAL TEXTILES RECYCLED: 750 lbs.


Glynn/Brunswick Narcotics Enforcement Team disposed of

unused or expired prescription drugs, including pet meds.

TOTAL PRESCRIPTION MEDS COLLECTED: 75 lbs.


Glynn Iron & Metal will accept scrap metal, appliances, brass,

aluminum, stainless steel & car batteries.

TOTAL SCRAP METAL RECYCLED: 2,560 lbs.


Interstate All Battery Center recycled batteries.

TOTAL BATTERIES RECYCLED: 965 lbs.


MARK YOUR CALENDARS!  Next Electronics & More Recycling Event

AND Green Scene EcoFair - April 25, 2015

 


  

 

KBGIB annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser


A HUGE SUCCESS!

 

THANK YOU to the following businesses/individuals that supported

KBGIB with a team, a hole sponsorship, or other donation.

 


 

 

Clean Sweep Award Winners


October Quarter 2014


 Profit Winner 

2014 4th Quarter Profit Eagles Landing Apartments

 Eagles Pointe Apartments



Nonprofit Winner

2014 4th Quarter Non Profit Grace House

 Grace House



5 Year Clean Sweep


Award Winners - 2014

 

 Profit Winner

2014 5 Year_Award_Coastal_Bank_of_Georgia

The Coastal Bank of Georgia - Scranton Connector

 

 

Nonprofit Winner

2014 5 Year_Award_College Place UMC

College Place United Methodist Church


 


Do you notice when a business or nonprofit organization

keeps their premises clean and attractive?  We invite Y-O-U

to nominate them for a CLEAN SWEEP AWARD!


CONTACT US


Nominations are considered and voted upon by a 7-member

committee made up of people from various community sectors.


Quarterly and 5-Year Awards are presented by KBGIB, the Brunswick-Golden

Isles Chamber of Commerce, and The Brunswick News


Judging Criteria:

- streets, gutters, and surrounding areas are kept clean of litter and debris;

- dumpster areas in back are kept clean of litter and debris;

- beautification efforts evident including flowers, vegetation,

weeded sidewalks, premises mowed and well-maintained;

- ash receptacles present on the outside premises to collect cigarette litter.


Quarterly Award Winners receive recognition in front of their peers

at a Chamber meeting and receive a KBGIB-made upcycled award.

They also receive recognition on KBGIB social media sites

as well as in the Brunswick News.


YOU can help reward a business or nonprofit that goes the extra mile!

 

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