Coastal Georgia Council Honors Four Legendary Local Leaders

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

Evander Holyfield Surprises Boys & Girls Club Kids

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

FUNdraising Good Times

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

Summer is often associated with beaches, family vacations, hot sun and good fun. For those in the nonprofit sector summer is also the season for retreats. These are times set aside to focus on programming, strategy, growth, partnerships and – many times – fundraising. While we believe in keeping the “fun” in fundraising – and all other activities – these … Continue reading “FUNdraising Good Times”

Celebration To Be Held At The African American Chefs Hall of Fame

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

Evander Holyfield Surprises Boys & Girls Club Kids

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

Evander Holyfield made a surprise visit to our children at the Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club!!!! Mr. Holyfield met our Coach, Mike Hamilton at the Mayor’s gang / gun prevention event last evening at the Pink House. After learning about our program from Coach Mike, Mr. Holyfield then decided, on the spur of the moment, to stop by and … Continue reading “Evander Holyfield Surprises Boys & Girls Club Kids”

Coastal Empire Habitat for Humanity and Home Builders of Greater Savannah Dedicate 3 New Homes

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

The Coastal Empire Habitat for Humanity and Home Builders Association of Greater Savannah hosted a threehouse dedication on Tuesday, July 18th. The homes, located side by side at 5113 Dancy Street, were all part of the nationwide Home Builders Blitz. This undertaking was made possible by 12 local home builders, countless subcontractors and donations of building materials from multiple companies. … Continue reading “Coastal Empire Habitat for Humanity and Home Builders of Greater Savannah Dedicate 3 New Homes”

Celebration To Be Held At The African American Chefs Hall of Fame

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

The African American Chefs Hall of Fame (formerly Chef Joe Randall’s Cooking School), 5409 Waters Avenue, will host its next event on Saturday, July 29 from 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM, featuring a return cooking demonstration by the first African American Certified Master Chef, Daryl Shular. Chef Shular also hosted an event at the Hall of Fame on July 8. … Continue reading “Celebration To Be Held At The African American Chefs Hall of Fame”

Coastal Georgia Council Honors Four Legendary Local Leaders

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

On Monday, June 26, 2017, the Coastal Georgia Council Boy Scouts of America held its annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. Award Luncheon to benefit their Scoutreach and Exploring programs for local youth. The luncheon was held at Woodville Tompkins High School, and Luncheon Chair Person, Ms. Edna Jackson, former City of Savannah Mayor presented four individuals with the Whitney M … Continue reading “Coastal Georgia Council Honors Four Legendary Local Leaders”

Dr. Kevin Williams Talks about Sickle Cell Disease in the Black Community

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

You really don’t know a company, until you know the people who work there. Those were the introductory words of National Newspaper Publishers Association President and CEO Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr., as he introduced Dr. Kevin Williams, the chief medical officer for Pfizer’s rare disease unit, who discussed the impact of Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) in the African-American community. … Continue reading “Dr. Kevin Williams Talks about Sickle Cell Disease in the Black Community”

SSU Films Show In Festivals and Win Awards

By Savannah Tribune | July 19, 2017

Films produced and directed by Savannah State University (SSU) students and faculty were accepted and screened at the 40th annual Philadelphia International Film Festival (philafilm.org). The films all brought home accolades. He’s Got A Gun, directed by senior mass communications major Dartarion Jones from Lithonia, Ga., won gold honors in the student category. His film is about two friends that … Continue reading “SSU Films Show In Festivals and Win Awards”