FUNdraising Good Times

By Savannah Tribune | August 09, 2017

In the nonprofit world money is almost always an issue. Where will it come from? When will it arrive? Is it restricted or unrestricted? These questions are accompanied by others such as “how are we implementing our fund development strategy?” and “will we meet our fundraising goals?” Fund development and fundraising professionals live and breathe these questions and more. Those … Continue reading “FUNdraising Good Times”

A. E. Beach High School Bulldogs Celebrating 150 Years of Excellence In Education

By Savannah Tribune | August 09, 2017

Alfred Ely Beach teachers, principals, family High School students, alumni, and friends, gathered last weekend to celebrate their 150th anniversary. On Friday evening a “Meet and Greet” was held at the Beach Institute, where this historic educational institution began. On Saturday morning, hundreds lined the streets to watch the All Alumni Parade proceed to the fairgrounds. Dr. Ann Levett, Superintendent … Continue reading “A. E. Beach High School Bulldogs Celebrating 150 Years of Excellence In Education”

Ricardo Ochoa’s Tribute To The Legends of Jazz Violin

By Savannah Tribune | August 09, 2017

Velvet Caravan founder member and violinist Ricardo Ochoa has summoned a collection of first class musicians including pianist Kevin Bales from Atlanta, GA and bassist Alexander Berti from Miami, FL to pay tribute to the legends of Jazz violin. Eddie South, Stephane Grappelli, Staff Smith and Joe Venutti are just a few legends behind the compositions and the narrative of … Continue reading “Ricardo Ochoa’s Tribute To The Legends of Jazz Violin”

National Bar Association Holds 92nd Annual Convention

By Savannah Tribune | August 09, 2017

The National Bar Association (NBA) held their Annual Convention and Exhibits July 29-August 4, 2017 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. This 92nd Annual Convention marks the very first to be held abroad. The Canadian Association of Black Lawyers (CABL) invited the NBA members to Toronto to experience the multicultural social and professional qualities of Canada. The National Bar Association has a … Continue reading “National Bar Association Holds 92nd Annual Convention”

NAACP Mass Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | August 09, 2017

The Education Committee of the Savannah Branch NAACP will host a Mass Meeting on Sunday, August 27, 4 PM at Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church, 1110 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Savannah/ Chatham County Public School Superintendant Dr. Ann Levett will share her goals for the 2017-18 school year and give some general projections for the five years of her … Continue reading “NAACP Mass Meeting”

78th Annual Bell Family Reunion

By Savannah Tribune | August 09, 2017

The members of the Georgia and Missouri Bell Family of Reidsville, NC announce the selection of Savannah, Georgia as the site for their 78th Annual Bell family Reunion. The children and grandchildren of the late Chester Bell and Mary Hendershott Bell of Baltimore, Maryland will serve as the Host Family. The Reunion will be held on August 10-13, 2017 at … Continue reading “78th Annual Bell Family Reunion”

Outreach Cub Scout Pack 210 Makes Principals Day

By Savannah Tribune | August 09, 2017

Last Monday, July 31st, 2017, the Outreach Cub Scout Pack 210 decided to put a smile on local elementary school principals faces by welcoming them back to school with a welcome basket. Cub Scout Leader Joseph Carter, under the leadership of Cub Scout Master John Barnes, had a vision to do something different this year. As usual, the community gives … Continue reading “Outreach Cub Scout Pack 210 Makes Principals Day”

Eden Celebrates Choir Anniversary

By Savannah Tribune | August 09, 2017

The Eden Missionary Baptist Church Choir will celebrate their Choir anniversary on Friday, August 18, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at Eden Missionary Baptist Church 435 Dogwood Way, Eden, GA 31307. Please come out and help make this a joyous celebration. Jonah E. German, Pastor; Nellar Lonon, Choir President 912661-0170 Della Jenkins, Secetary

City to Kick Off New Savannah Shines Initiative

By Savannah Tribune | August 09, 2017

On Friday, August 11th at 10 a.m. at the corner of Delesseps and Cedar Sts, the City of Savannah along with Mayor, Council, City Manager, City staff and neighborhood members will debut a new initiative called Savannah Shines. Savannah Shines is a multi-faceted, coordinated approach to neighborhood revitalization. City staff will be working with neighbors to address four areas: private … Continue reading “City to Kick Off New Savannah Shines Initiative”

Rags to Riches

By Savannah Tribune | August 09, 2017

“And because you are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of His Son into your hearts, crying out, “Abba, Father!” Therefore you are no longer a slave but a son, and if a son, then an heir of[b] God through Christ,” (Galatians 4:6-7). There is a big difference between being a son and a slave. Sons have rights and … Continue reading “Rags to Riches”