EOA To Hold Annual Meeting and Luncheon

By | September 09, 2015

The Board of Directors and the Staff of the Economic Opportunity Authority for Savannah-Chatham County, Area, Inc. is please to announce the 2015 Annual Meeting and Luncheon to be held on Friday, October 2, 2015 at 12 noon at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront on General McIntosh Blvd. The speaker for this occasion will be Attorney Leah Ward Sears, former Chief … Continue reading “EOA To Hold Annual Meeting and Luncheon”

34th Annual Savannah Jazz Festival Presented By Coastal Jazz Association

By | September 09, 2015

Join us for the 34th Annual Savannah Jazz Festival presented by Coastal Jazz Association! The festival begins Sunday, September 20 and runs through Saturday, September 26, 2015. The Line up begins Sunday, September 20th at Johnny Harris Restaurant with the Opening Day Jam and Children’s Jazz; Monday 7-10PM JAZZ’D with Charleston Latin Jazz Collective; Tuesday at Rancho Alegre 7-10PM: Velvet … Continue reading “34th Annual Savannah Jazz Festival Presented By Coastal Jazz Association”

Cornell McBride, Sr. Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Design Essentials

By | September 09, 2015

Mr. Cornell McBride Sr. is the founder and CEO of Design Essentials, which has become a multimillion dollar entity in the haircare industry. This year, Design Essentials is celebrating its 25th year anniversary, but Mr. McBride’s success story begins right in Savannah.     Growing up in a mill house in Sugar Hill in the 50s, Mr. McBride was expected to … Continue reading “Cornell McBride, Sr. Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Design Essentials”

Leadership Savannah Honors Jane and Ed Feiler

By | September 09, 2015

Leadership Savannah’s Graduate Program hosted a reception recently at the Olde Pink House Ballroom to honor Jane and Ed Feiler, two of the organization’s founding members. The reception brought together graduates (past and present) from the Leadership Savannah to learn about upcoming Leadership Savannah graduate programs., Jane and Ed Feiler, were recognized for their contributions to the Leadership Savannah chapter. … Continue reading “Leadership Savannah Honors Jane and Ed Feiler”

Savannah Baptist Ministers’ Wives & Widows Celebrates An Evening of Hymns and Poetic Expressions

By | September 09, 2015

The Savannah Baptist Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows Alliance will present an “Evening of Hymns and Poetic Expressions.” This program is under the leadership and President Ella B. Blackshear and Vice President Janet W. Moultrie and will benefit the many local, state and international projects that are sponsored and supported by this organization. The SBMWMWA cordially invites the Savannah community … Continue reading “Savannah Baptist Ministers’ Wives & Widows Celebrates An Evening of Hymns and Poetic Expressions”

AT&T Donates $10,000 to Bethesda Academy

By | September 09, 2015

Bethesda Academy, an award-winning school for boys in grades six through twelve, received a $10,000 donation from AT&T to support the outstanding academic programs and activities for students.      Gary Sanchez, regional director of external affairs, presented the check to Bethesda Academy president David Tribble and board of governors chairman John Helmken in honor of Lee Hughes, former Bethesda … Continue reading “AT&T Donates $10,000 to Bethesda Academy”

Devin McGrath Named Superintendent’s Student of the Month

By | September 09, 2015

Our featured Student of the Month representing the month of August is a junior from Savannah Arts Academy. His teachers describe him as an “elite student in terms of preparing for instruction, participation in instruction, and serving as a positive example for his peers.” He is a member of the National Art Honor Society, Beta Club, Savannah Arts Chess Club, … Continue reading “Devin McGrath Named Superintendent’s Student of the Month”

“Misbehavin’ After Dark: The Blackout Affair”

By | September 09, 2015

The Savannah (GA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated invites the public to “Misbehavin’ After Dark: The Blackout Affair, “ a night of fun for a community purpose at 8pm Friday, September 18th at the Savannah Civic Center Ballroom. Expect to get on the dance floor with the Candance Woodson Band; to play roulette at casino-style tables and to enjoy a … Continue reading ““Misbehavin’ After Dark: The Blackout Affair””

Julia Duckworth Wins FoodSave Award

By | September 09, 2015

A Savannah Country Day Alumni, Julia (Glen) Duckworth (class of ’99) developed an innovative strategy and program to divert 20 tons of food waste to feed pigs in the United Kingdom. Julia is the daughter of Dr. Jonathan C. Glen and Marilyn Glen. She relocated from Atlanta to London in 2012. Julia is a food scientist, nutritionist, and sustainability champion … Continue reading “Julia Duckworth Wins FoodSave Award”

Principal Steve Derr Receives 2015 Individual Merit Award

By | September 09, 2015

Mr. Steve Derr, principal at Coastal Georgia Comprehensive Academy, received the 2015 Individual Merit Award from the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD). Mr. Derr was presented with the award during the department’s 8th annual System of Care Academy. He was nominated for his collaboration and assistance efforts that have not gone unnoticed over the years. JaVonna … Continue reading “Principal Steve Derr Receives 2015 Individual Merit Award”