Tag: Keep Bermuda Beautiful

Photos: Keep Bermuda Beautiful Turns 50

Photos: Keep Bermuda Beautiful Turns 50

Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] gave top awards to Margaret Fergusson, Greenrock and Rockville Lane Neighbourhood Watch during its recent Annual General Meeting which also highlighted accomplishments made during 2013. Keep Bermuda Bermuda celebrates its 50th birthday this year and Governor George Fergusson, Bishop Kurtz, Minister Patricia Gordon-Pamplin,... Read more of this article

BFA Camp Hosts Community Service Clean Up

BFA Camp Hosts Community Service Clean Up

The Bermuda Football Association National Academy Camp participants conducted a community service clean up on Wednesday [Oct 30], with 65 participants divided into 3 groups.  The routes covered included Roberts Avenue, Palmetto Road, Dutton Ave, Parsons Road, Frog Lane and more. There were 8 full bags and 4 recycling bags collected and delivered... Read more of this article

Photos: Filipino Association KBB Cleanup

Photos: Filipino Association KBB Cleanup

The Filipino Association in Bermuda had another of their regular clean up events this past weekend, joining together to clean up trash at their adopted area of Astwood Park on South Shore in Warwick. In their quest to give back to the island, the group collected a large amount of trash, including bottles and big and small plastic items from the beach... Read more of this article

Montpelier Re Staff & Students Clean Up Beach

Montpelier Re Staff & Students Clean Up Beach

Employees from Montpelier Re spent Friday afternoon [Sept 20] cleaning-up Shelly Bay Beach during the Company’s second annual “Global Day of Giving” event. Montpelier chose to clean-up the beach for the second year running to support Keep Bermuda Beautiful’s [KBB] Annual Marine Cleanup which takes place this weekend. Francis Patton’s P6 students... Read more of this article

Orange Bay Company Donates $2000 To KBB

Orange Bay Company Donates $2000 To KBB

Since opening in 2009, Orange Bay Company has donated part of its annual profits to charities that are enriching lives and providing assistance to those in need in the Bermuda community. Keep Bermuda Beautiful is the latest recipient of its charitable donations programme with the Company donating $2,000 to the charity. Delight Morris, Co-Owner of Orange... Read more of this article

Photos: BSOA & KBB “Litter-Arti” Show Opens

Photos: BSOA & KBB “Litter-Arti” Show Opens

Last night [Aug 30] the Bermuda Society of Arts and Keep Bermuda Beautiful hosted the opening of “Litter-arti” in the Onions Gallery at City Hall, which showcased artistic creations made from discarded trash. Also on display in the Edinburgh Gallery is BFAB poster art, a junior artist competition, Studio A has “Landscapes” by... Read more of this article

KBB Clean Up In Devonshire This Saturday

KBB Clean Up In Devonshire This Saturday

Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] in association with Devonshire Parish Council will be hosting a Clean Up program at Barkers Hill & Vesey Street in Devonshire tomorrow [July 20] from 9am to 12 noon.A spokesperson said, “KBB will supply trash bags, blue recycling bags, gloves, bottled water and snacks. Wear sturdy shoes but not flip flops. Wear... Read more of this article

Coast Guard Declares Bermuda Project Success

Coast Guard Declares Bermuda Project Success

A recent stop by the Coast Guard barque Eagle in Bermuda resulted in a partnership with Keep Bermuda Beautiful that saw neighbourhoods cleaned and buildings repaired as the vessel’s cadets and crews lent their time during the port call. Leaving New London on May 11, the Eagle docked in Bermuda on June 29, staying until July 2. During its stop on the... Read more of this article

$61,000 Presented To Keep Bermuda Beautiful

$61,000 Presented To Keep Bermuda Beautiful

Minister of Public Works Trevor Moniz presenting the annual grant of $61,000 to Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] Executive Director Anne Hyde. Also pictured below, on the right, is Vanese Flood-Gordon, who is a Waste Education and Enforcement Officer for the Department of Waste Management, Ministry of Public Works and also a KBB Board member. Related... Read more of this article

KBB’s Annual Spring Clean: 6.3 Tons Of Litter

KBB’s Annual Spring Clean: 6.3 Tons Of Litter

KBB’s Annual Spring Clean event was a huge success this year with a 217% rise in participants over last year. 916 volunteers cleaned up in 35 locations and removed 6.3 tons of litter and debris from the local landscape. “ KBB is regaining its popularity as a community service activity that is easy to complete, meaningful to the community and gratifying... Read more of this article