African-Americans and HIV: Are We Still Paying Attention?

By | August 20, 2008

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently released a report showing that new HIV infections are 40 percent higher than previously estimated, with the majority of new infections occurring among African- Americans. African-Americans make up only 13 percent of the population, yet account for 45 percent of all new HIV infections. The CDC report begs the question: As the … Continue reading “African-Americans and HIV: Are We Still Paying Attention?”

Campaign for Safe Cosmetics

By | August 20, 2008

150 cosmetics companies agree: Beauty products don’t need to be Toxic. Every day, we use as many as 25 personal care products on our bodies. Some of the chemicals in these products are linked to cancer, infertility and birth defects- and most have never been evaluated for their health effects. Learn about Potential hazards that cause breast cancer! NBLIC Savannah … Continue reading “Campaign for Safe Cosmetics”

Governor Announces Launch of Together Rx Access For Georgia Card

By | August 20, 2008

Cards improve prescription access for more than 1.6 million uninsured Georgians ATLANTA – Today Governor Sonny Perdue and Together Rx Access announced the launch of the Together Rx Access® FOR GEORGIA Card to help eligible uninsured Georgians gain access to immediate and meaningful savings on prescription medicines and products right at the pharmacy counter. The FOR GEORGIA Card is the … Continue reading “Governor Announces Launch of Together Rx Access For Georgia Card”

Party to Benefit Local Breast Cancer Programs

By | August 20, 2008

A woman dies every 13 seconds from Breast Cancer. One in eight women will be diagnosed. Join us for a party with a purpose to benefit LOCAL Breast Cancer Programs on Saturday, August 23, 2008 6pm at Savannah State Savannah Ballroom. We invite you to be a part of this year’s fun-filled event! For more information about Sponsorship Opportunities, Silent … Continue reading “Party to Benefit Local Breast Cancer Programs”

Blood Donors Needed as Supplies Drop

By | August 20, 2008

Memorial University Medical Center and the Savannah Community Blood Bank are holding a two day mobile blood drive at the main entrance to Memorial University Medical Center from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday, August 20th and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday, August 21st. Donors participating in the drive will be entered into a drawing for a $250 … Continue reading “Blood Donors Needed as Supplies Drop”

Healthy Savannah Launches Interactive Web Map

By | August 20, 2008

Healthy Savannah, the City of Savannah’s initiative to increase the health and fitness of all citizens, has launched a new interactive Web feature, the Map to a Healthy Savannah. The Map helps citizens find local public health and fitness resources, with an emphasis on free or low-cost activities. For more information, call the City of Savannah Public Information Office at … Continue reading “Healthy Savannah Launches Interactive Web Map”

Thankful Missionary holds “Come As You Are Day”

By | August 20, 2008

Thankful Missionary Baptist Church, 820 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Savannah, invites you to its “Come As You Are Day” Sunday September 7, 11 :00 a.m. This is our Annual labor Day Celebration when the members come to church dressed in their work attire, or if retired, they dress as they formerly dressed when going to work. It is during … Continue reading “Thankful Missionary holds “Come As You Are Day””

2nd Ebenezer Missionary Baptist holds Annual Christian Coalition

By | August 20, 2008

2nd Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, Rev. Ricardo R. Manuel, host Pastor, announces its 2nd Annual Christian Coalition Against Crime, Back-to-School Revival, August 24 – August 30, 7:00 p.m. nightly. The theme for this year’s Revival is “Train Up A Child.” Parents, this is an event for you to bring your children to, so that they can hear a preached word … Continue reading “2nd Ebenezer Missionary Baptist holds Annual Christian Coalition”

Zion Pentecostal Union Convenes at Bethesda Early

By | August 20, 2008

The Zion Pentecostal Union will convene at Bethesda Early Baptist Church, 1325 East 31st Street, Rev. James Savage, Pastor, August 27-29 and 31, 2008. The schedule is as follows: Wednesday, August 27, Hot Dog Fellowship at 6:30 p.m., followed by Youth Service at 7:00 p.m. – The Youth Chorus will render the music; Thursday, August 28, 7:30 p.m., Rev. Belizaire … Continue reading “Zion Pentecostal Union Convenes at Bethesda Early”

Back to School Youth Revivals

By | August 20, 2008

Back to School Youth Revivals will be held on the following dates, times and locations: Monday, August 25, at Thankful Missionary Baptist Church, 820 Martin L. King Blvd., 7:00 PM.; Tuesday, August 26, 2008 at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 1008 Martin L. King Blvd., 7:00PM.; Wednesday, August 27, 2008 at Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church, 1110 Martin L. King … Continue reading “Back to School Youth Revivals”