American Diabetes Association Receives Grant from Aetna to Support African American Community Outreach

By | November 05, 2008

The American Diabetes Association received a check from Aetna for $17,500 on Wednesday, September 10, 2008, at the Second Arnold Baptist Church, 1427 East 37th Street, to support their African American Community Outreach Programs. Southeast Georgia and Coastal South Carolina Leadership Board Chairwoman, Paula Kreissler, accepted the check on behalf of American Diabetes Association. Community leaders in attendance included representatives … Continue reading “American Diabetes Association Receives Grant from Aetna to Support African American Community Outreach”

High School Seniors Inducted into Medical Explorer Post Program

By | November 05, 2008

On Thursday, October 23rd, twelve high school seniors from the Savannah Chatham Public School System were inducted into the Savannah Technical College & St. Joseph’s/Candler Medical Explorer Post Program in an Orientation and White Coat Ceremony held at Savannah Technical College. This partnership between Savannah Technical College, St. Joseph’s/ Candler, Learning for Life and the Savannah Chatham Public School Systems … Continue reading “High School Seniors Inducted into Medical Explorer Post Program”

Seniors Invited to call for Information on Power Wheelchairs

By | November 05, 2008

Medicare’s regulations now make it easier for seniors and others with debilitating problems, or diabetes, to obtain a power wheelchair at little or no cost. Miracle on Wheels is trying to increase public awareness about the assistance options that allow seniors and the disabled to remain independent in their own homes rather than undergo difficult surgery or other expensive treatment, … Continue reading “Seniors Invited to call for Information on Power Wheelchairs”

Breast Cancer Prevention and Awareness Campaign

By | November 05, 2008

The 2nd Annual Joyce Harrison Memorial Poker Run will take place on SUNDAY November 16th. Registration begins noon at Doc’s Bar, 10 Tybrisa Street, Tybee Island, GA. $25 per player.P eddle your bike around Tybee and visit Tybee’s famous hangouts…Bicycle Poker run starts at south end and winds back to the north end of island to finish with prizes, music … Continue reading “Breast Cancer Prevention and Awareness Campaign”

AASU Raises $17,000 for Leukemia Lymphoma Society

By | November 05, 2008

In a fundraiser event for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) called “Light the Night,” AASU, students, staff, and friends raised more than $17,000 to help find cures and better therapies for those struggling with these lifethreatening blood diseases. The event was held on October 3 in Forsyth Park and involved teams walked two miles, while supporters carried red balloons … Continue reading “AASU Raises $17,000 for Leukemia Lymphoma Society”

Coastal Georgia Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure Now Accepting Grant Applications

By | November 05, 2008

The Coastal Georgia Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is proud to announce that applications are now being accepted for fiscal year 2009 grant funds. The Komen Coastal Georgia Affiliate will award grants totaling $150,000. Breast cancer and breast health programs of nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, and educational institutions in Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long, and … Continue reading “Coastal Georgia Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure Now Accepting Grant Applications”

The Women’s Ministry of St. John Baptist Church holds “First Annual 24-Hours of Power Shut-In”

By | November 05, 2008

The Women’s Ministry of St. John Baptist Church holds "First Annual 24-Hours of Power Shut-In" The Women’s Ministry of St. John Baptist Church "The Mighty Fortress" extends a hallelujah welcome to all women near and far – regardless of race, creed or color – to join them in the main sanctuary for their "First Annual 24-Hours of Power Shut-In." The … Continue reading “The Women’s Ministry of St. John Baptist Church holds “First Annual 24-Hours of Power Shut-In””

Family Conference set for November 10-12, 2008

By | November 05, 2008

THEME: 911 OUR FAMILIES NEED RESCUING! Pastor Anthony Edwards of Beulah Baptist Church and Pastor Kenny Corant of Christ’s Community Church, will be holding a family conference November 10-12, 2008 at 7:00 pm. This Conference will be held at Christ’s community Church 1805 East Gwinnette St. come out and be apart of this exciting event, as we through the Grace … Continue reading “Family Conference set for November 10-12, 2008”

Light of the Deliverance Center in Three-Night Revival

By | November 05, 2008

Light of the Deliverance Center, 4720 E Oglethorpe Hwy, Hinesville, Bishop Bobby Kindley, Pastor, will be in Revival on November 12-14, 2008. This three-night revival will run Wednesday, Thursday and Friday night. You are invitedd you to come and fellowship with us on on this powerful Holy Ghost Service starting 7:30 pm. Theme: DON’T BLOCK THE FLOW!! God has blessed … Continue reading “Light of the Deliverance Center in Three-Night Revival”

Choir Concert and Fall Festival at Cathedral Choir of the Jonesville Baptist Church

By | November 05, 2008

The Cathedral Choir of the Jonesville Baptist Church of the P.A.W, 5201 Montgomery St., will be having their Annual Choir Concert on Sunday, November 10th at 6:00 pm. The Choir will be under the Direction of Guest Directress Faith Davis of RAFA Music Ministries of Inman, SC. For more information please contact the Church office @ 912-351-0423. Minister of Music … Continue reading “Choir Concert and Fall Festival at Cathedral Choir of the Jonesville Baptist Church”