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KBB To Hold Island-Wide Coastal Clean-Up

KBB To Hold Island-Wide Coastal Clean-Up

Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] has announced the dates for the annual island-wide Coastal Clean-Up, sponsored by EY Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The 2022 event is scheduled from September 29th to October 9th and includes more than 60 beaches and coastal areas across the island. This year’s event will include community coastal clean-ups in each of... Read more of this article

Rotarians Team Up For Island Clean-Up

Rotarians Team Up For Island Clean-Up

Rotarians from Bermuda and the East Coast of America recently teamed up with volunteers from Keep Bermuda Beautiful as part of a clean-up operation on the island. The “On to Bermuda” event, involving chapters from New York and New Jersey, who are part of the same Rotary District 7230 as the Bermudian clubs, also coincided with the Mangrove Restoration... Read more of this article

Ariel Re Staff Help To Clean Up Southlands Park

Ariel Re Staff Help To Clean Up Southlands Park

Staff from Bermuda-based reinsurance company Ariel Re helped to clean up Southlands Park and Beach in support of Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB], one of the island’s environmental non-profit organizations. The 15 volunteers – including Chief Executive Officer Ryan Mather – cleared approximately 600 pounds of trash from trails and abandoned buildings,... Read more of this article

Bacardi Working To Reduce Single-Use Plastics

Bacardi Working To Reduce Single-Use Plastics

Bacardi has partnered with the Beyond Plastic Bermuda campaign, a joint collaboration between Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] and Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB], to educate the local community about the dangers of plastic pollution and encourage actions to reduce single-use plastic on the island. A spokesperson said, “Family-owned... Read more of this article

Liberty Mutual, KBB Clean Up At Astwood Park

Liberty Mutual, KBB Clean Up At Astwood Park

Thirty-four volunteers helped to clean up at Astwood Park on Friday, June 3. A spokesperson said, “Thank you to the team of 34 volunteers who cleaned up at Astwood Park on Friday, June 3rd. The early summer heat did not hinder our progress, and together this enthusiastic group collected roughly 100 pounds of trash, 200 pounds of recyclables and about... Read more of this article

Photos: Whitney Students Clean Up In Smith’s

Photos: Whitney Students Clean Up In Smith’s

The John Smith’s Bay area is much cleaner today thanks to the efforts of Whitney Institute Middle School students, who spent part of yesterday cleaning up the area. The M3 students participated in a KBB Clean Up Day in the John Smiths Bay Area on Tuesday [May 24] which was organized by Team Leader Silita Thomas along with Traci Burgess, Executive... Read more of this article

Art Exhibition Raises $30K For KBB & BNG

Art Exhibition Raises $30K For KBB & BNG

Local artist Meredith Andrews has donated $30,000 to Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] and the Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] through proceeds from her recent art exhibition highlighting the impacts of modern living on ocean pollution. A spokesperson said, “In 2021, Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] and the Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] were looking to collaborate... Read more of this article

KBB: 800 Volunteers Remove 11,000lbs Of Trash

KBB: 800 Volunteers Remove 11,000lbs Of Trash

Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] is extending its appreciation to “everyone who took action throughout the month of April to care for our environment,” with 36 cleanups taking place. A spokesperson said, “As Earth Month [April] 2022 has recently wrapped up, Keep Bermuda Beautiful would like to extend our appreciation to everyone who took action... Read more of this article

18 HSBC Employees Clean Up For Earth Day

18 HSBC Employees Clean Up For Earth Day

Helping to maintain the beauty of our island home was at the top of the Earth Day agenda for a number of HSBC’s employees, as eighteen HSBC employees joined forces with Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] on Friday, April 22nd as just one of the ways the Bank marked Earth Day. “This particular call to action was spearheaded by HSBC’s internal Employee... Read more of this article

KBB Hosting 22 Cleanup Events For Earth Day

KBB Hosting 22 Cleanup Events For Earth Day

In recognition of Earth Day 2022 on Friday, April 22nd, more than 600 volunteers with Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] are cleaning up at 22 different locations across the island from Tuesday, April 19th through Wednesday, April 27th. The cleanups are part of a wider call to action for everyone in Bermuda to participate in this year’s Earth Day Challenge,”... Read more of this article

Earth Day 2022 To Be Observed On Friday

Earth Day 2022 To Be Observed On Friday

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI], Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB], Greenrock, and the Bermuda National Trust are offering their thoughts on Earth Day 2022, which is set to be observed on Friday [April 22]. BUEI Earth Day 2022 Statement We at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute are excited to be collaborating with Greenrock... Read more of this article

Garden Club Of Bermuda Donates $10K To KBB

Garden Club Of Bermuda Donates $10K To KBB

Members of the Garden Club of Bermuda recently made a donation of $10,000 to Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB]. Katie Berry, past KBB Executive Director, said “On behalf of the KBB Board I would like to thank the members of the Garden Club for the wonderful donation of $10,000. “KBB was started by four incredible women; Phyllis West Harron, Janette Zuill,... Read more of this article

KBB: “More Than 100 Abandoned Vessels”

KBB: “More Than 100 Abandoned Vessels”

“While we’ve identified more than 100 abandoned vessels on moorings, on the seafloor, along coastlines and in our bays, KBB is focussing its initial efforts on the removal of 37 wrecks,” Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] said. A KBB spokesperson said, “Abandoned boats and marine wrecks have been a blight on Bermuda’s beautiful coastline... Read more of this article