FUNdraising Good Times

By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Charlottesville. DACA. These are just three “hot topics” that dominated traditional and online media recently. Here’s the question: has your nonprofit increased its revenue, number of donors, people served, or community profile as a result of recent national media attention? We encourage you to be proactive and share the value of your work with your community. … Continue reading “FUNdraising Good Times”

Williams and Williams Funeral Home Conducts Food Drive

By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

Williams and Williams Funeral Home is now accepting non-perishable food items for Second Harvest Food Bank Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm. The staff at Williams and Williams Funeral Home is aware that residents in the area of the communities they serve are impacted by the high cost of food. As a long standing business in the community, this … Continue reading “Williams and Williams Funeral Home Conducts Food Drive”

A Tribute To The Legendary Ben Tucker: “In Tune”

By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

The 36th Annual Savannah Jazz Festival kicked off last Sunday with a concert at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa and will continue through Saturday, September 23, 2017. On Monday night, Sept. 18, the Savannah community got to see the documentary about Ben Tucker’s life and legacy. The Coastal Jazz Association and the Friends of Ben Tucker hosted … Continue reading “A Tribute To The Legendary Ben Tucker: “In Tune””

NAACP Mass Meeting Presentation by FEMA Benefit Concert to Follow

By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

The Savannah Branch NAACP will host a Mass Meeting on Sunday, September 24, 4 PM at St. Paul CME Church, 1601 Barnard Street, Pastor Da’Henri Thurmond. Representatives from FEMA will present information to assist those Chatham residents who sustained losses from Tropical Storm Irma and who may register for FEMA disaster relief. Following the meeting, at 6PM, will be a … Continue reading “NAACP Mass Meeting Presentation by FEMA Benefit Concert to Follow”

Dr. Christine King Farris Celebrates 90th Birthday at Martin Luther King, Jr. Home

By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

Dr. Christine King Farris (center), sister of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and King Family matriarch, marks her 90th birthday at a celebration Sept. 8 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Birth Home in Atlanta, surrounded by family members including (l-r): Leah Weber King, wife of Dexter King; Dexter King, son of Martin Luther King Jr.; Rev. Bernice King, … Continue reading “Dr. Christine King Farris Celebrates 90th Birthday at Martin Luther King, Jr. Home”

Next Level Events Presents Mary J. Blige

By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

On Friday, September 22, 2017, Next Level Events concert series presents, 9X Grammy award-winning singer and icon, Mary J. Blige, with special guest, Stokley (of Mint Condition). The concert is part of Blige’s “Strength Of A Woman Tour’, that will feature music from Blige’s chart-topping hits and songs from her new album. “Strength Of A Woman Tour” comes on the … Continue reading “Next Level Events Presents Mary J. Blige”

PGA Senior Golfer Charles Owens, Dies at 85

By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

Charles L. Owens, a trailblazing African-American golfer and the first person to use the yip-reducing long “belly” putter in competition, died September 7, 2017, in his hometown of Winter Haven, Florida. He was 85. “We are extremely proud of our father’s lifelong dedication to the sport of golf,” Owens’ family said after his death. “His contributions to the sport helped … Continue reading “PGA Senior Golfer Charles Owens, Dies at 85”

Start Your Day With Prayer

By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

Start your day with prayer Monday through Friday beginning at 6:30am.with the Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church Prayerline. Call 1-641-715-3272; access code is 741607.

Harvest Day at Dunham Tabernacle

By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

The Pastor, Officers, Members and Friends of Dunham Tabernacle MBC at 544 Nicoll St cordially invite you to come out and share with us in celebrating our Annual Harvest Day Program on Sunday 9-17-17@ 2:30 pm. We are expecting God to bless us in a mighty way. So come on out and be spiritually and physically be fed. Yours in … Continue reading “Harvest Day at Dunham Tabernacle”

2017 Picnic In The Park To Feature Hollywood Theme: ‘Lights, Camera, MUSIC!’

By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

The Savannah Philharmonic, along with the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs, will present the annual Picnic in the Park, a night of fantastic music and free family fun in historic Forsyth Park. The event, slated for 3:30-9:00 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 8, will commemorate Hollywood’s contributions to popular music with noted film scores performed by the Savannah Philharmonic. The … Continue reading “2017 Picnic In The Park To Feature Hollywood Theme: ‘Lights, Camera, MUSIC!’”