Urban Chamber Of Commerce

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

Citywide Celebration Honors First African American Mayor

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

The Honorable Mayor Brendon Moses Barber, Sr., the first African American Mayor of Georgetown, SC, was honored at a Citywide Celebration on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at the Howard Center in Georgetown. The citizens of Georgetown, visitors from surrounding areas and cities, native Georgetonians from across the country and the Mayor’s family members were in attendance at this historic event. … Continue reading “Citywide Celebration Honors First African American Mayor”

Daphne Maxwell Reid of “The Fresh Prince of Bel Air” to Speak at Deltas Founders Day Luncheon

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

Join the members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – Savannah Alumnae Chapter as they celebrate their annual Founders Day on Saturday, February 24, 2018, 10:00A.M. The Chapter will sponsor a Founders Day luncheon at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., founded in 1913 by 22 undergraduate women at Howard University, is a private, not-for-profit organization whose … Continue reading “Daphne Maxwell Reid of “The Fresh Prince of Bel Air” to Speak at Deltas Founders Day Luncheon”

Savannah Black Festival Heritage Dance Kick-off

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

The Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (DCDC) opens the 29th Anual Savannah Black Heritage Festival with a premiere evening performance on Friday, February 2, 7:30 p.m., Johnny Mercer Theater. This performance is free and open to the public, and admission tickets are not required. Seating will be on a first-come, first-seated basis. There will be a limited reserved-seat section for military … Continue reading “Savannah Black Festival Heritage Dance Kick-off”

Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute Honors Preservation Legacy of W.W. Law

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

The Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute will explore community leader and civil rights activist W. W. Law’s significant contributions in preserving the history of African Americans in Savannah. “Preserving History to Inspire Future Generations,” an interactive discussion and workshop, will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 3 at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum, 460 Martin Luther … Continue reading “Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute Honors Preservation Legacy of W.W. Law”

Frogs Club Celebrates 80th Anniversary

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

On Saturday, January 20, 2018, The Frogs, Inc. celebrated the organization’s 80th Anniversary with an elegant and festive dinner and dance at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. Charles McMillan delivered the welcome and Randolph Gunter introduced the members and their special guests. Joseph H. Silver brought the invocation and the blessing of the food. Leonard D. Law led … Continue reading “Frogs Club Celebrates 80th Anniversary”

American Pickers to Film in Georgia

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Georgia! They plan to film episodes of the hit series AMERICAN PICKERS throughout the region this Winter! AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique ‘picking’ on History. The hit show follows Mike and Frank, two of the most skilled pickers in the … Continue reading “American Pickers to Film in Georgia”

2018 Voter Empowerment Campaign Meeting To Be Held

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

The Political Action Committee of the Savannah Branch NAACP will hold its initial 2018 Voter Empowerment Campaign meeting on Monday, February 5th. The kick-off meeting and training will be held at Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Quentin J. Morris Sr., Pastor, at 1110 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. from 6 to 8 PM. The Earl T. Shinhoster Voter Empowerment Campaign … Continue reading “2018 Voter Empowerment Campaign Meeting To Be Held”

Your Voice, Your Vote

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

Join us as we kickoff the Joe Murray Rivers Voters Registration on Friday, January 26, 2018 at 2p.m. at the Wilson-Bostic Complex located at 612 East Broad St. (next to St. James AME Church). Joe Murray Rivers gave decades of service and dedication to the citizens of Savannah and Chatham County. He had a passion for getting citizens registered and … Continue reading “Your Voice, Your Vote”

Goldwire Announces Candidacy For 6th District School Board

By Savannah Tribune | January 24, 2018

Dr. Alfreda Goldwire is announcing her candidacy for 6th District School Board Representative for the Savannah Chatham County School Board Dr. Goldwire received a BS degree from Savannah State(College) University in Health, Recreation and Physical Education, a Masters in Education from Cambridge College and a Doctorate in Religious Education from Covington Theological Seminary. Dr. Goldwire is a retired veteran educator … Continue reading “Goldwire Announces Candidacy For 6th District School Board”