United Way of the Coastal Empire set its 2014 fundraising goal with over 1,200 people in attendance at its kick-off at the Savannah Civic Center. The organization is working towards $8,888,888 in donations to help support human service programs that improve lives of people in Bryan, Chatham, Effingham and Liberty Counties. This year, the campaign is led by Market President … Continue reading “United Way Of The Coastal Empire Announces $8,888,888 Campaign Goal”
World War II veteran and Hospice patient, 94-year-old Mrs. Amelia Jones departed last Friday morning on the Honor Flight Savannah trip to Washington DC. Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created solely to honor America’s veterans for all their sacrifices. Honor Flight transports our heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect upon their memorials. Top priority is given … Continue reading “Mrs. Jones Takes Honor Flight Trip”
The 33rd Annual Savannah Jazz Festival will be held September 21st – 27th 2014. The Savannah Jazz Music Festival brings live music to thousands of Savannah residents and tourists at no cost. This year enjoy music by the finest local, regional, national and international jazz artists. The Festival begins in Habersham Village on Sunday and Monday, September 21 & 22 … Continue reading ““The Blues” Comes To Savannah Jazz Festival”
Registration is now open for the annual Mayor’s Small Business Conference. The conference will be held Thursday, September 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Savannah Civic Center. Seating is limited and pre-registration is required. To pre-register, go to www.savannahga. gov/businessconference or contact the Economic Development Department at (912) 651-3653. The conference is free and includes a continental … Continue reading “Mayor’s Small Business Conference To Be Held”
The Savannah Center for the Blind and Low Vision recognized Mr. O.C. Welch, August 27th at O.C. Welch Ford-Lincoln at 4920 Independence Blvd, Hardeeville, SC for his donation of a full size van to aid the Center in transporting students. Don Jones, Board Member and Leslie Eatherly, Director of Development with the Center honored Mr. Welch with a signed, framed … Continue reading “O.C. Welch Recognized For Vehicle Donation”
Macular degeneration (also called AMD or age-related macular degeneration) is an age-related condition that affects the central vision. The part of the retina, called the macula, starts to break down and lose its ability to create clear visual images. The macula is responsible for that part of our sight we use to read, drive and recognize faces. Although the peripheral … Continue reading ““Eye Care” For You Macular Degeneration”
Congratulations are in order for PVT Deja Brown and SPC Shakiemah Daniels for completing all the standards set for graduation held on Thursday September 4, 2014. We also congratulate 2nd Lieutenant Amari T. BenLevi for completion of his 12 week Adjutant General Office Leaders Course, with a concentration in Human Resources. A graduation ceremony was held on his behalf on … Continue reading “Savannah Locals Make Good At Ft. Jackson, S.C.”
Visit Savannah and the Tourism Leadership Council (TLC) were awarded the Bill Hardman Sr. Tourism Champion Award in the partnership category at the Governor’s Tourism Conference in Augusta, Ga., today. The annual award is given to individuals and organizations that have taken leadership roles aiding in the development of tourism in Georgia. “The team at Visit Savannah is extremely proud … Continue reading “Visit Savannah And Tourism Leadership Council Win Tourism Award”
Eden M. B. Church will be celebrating their 81st Usher Board Anniversary this Sunday September 21st, 2014 at 8am on youth day. We are inviting everyone to come out and enjoy this blessed morning. Eden Missionary Baptist Church is located at Dogwood Way, Eden, Ga 31307.
St. Peter’s Baptist Church, 401 W. 56th Street, will be celebrating it’s 111th Church Anniversary on September 18-19, 2014 at 8:30 nightly and close out on Sunday,, September 21st, 2014 at 10:45am. Out theme is “God Has Spoken So Let The Church Say Amen.” You have an open invitation to come and worship with us.