The Executive Board of the Community Development Bankers Association (CDBA) met in Savannah on November 7 – 9, 2018. The meeting was hosted by Attorney Robert E. James, II, a member of the CDBA Board and also a Director of Carver State Bank. The CDBA is the national trade association of the community development bank sector of the financial services … Continue reading “CDBA Meets at Carver State Bank”
State Representative Carl Gilliard (D-Garden City) will serve as the Grand Marshall and the Keynote Speaker at the Richmond Hill 1st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Observance Day and Parade on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at 10 a.m. at the J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill at 521 Cedar St. For more information, please contact Rep. Gilliard’s local office at … Continue reading “Gilliard Named Grand Marshal For Richmond Hill’s 1st Annual MLK Observance Day Parade”
The 40th annual celebration of Dr. King’s birth will begin Sunday, the 9th of December 2018 with our 2019 Honorees Reception at the King Frazier Ballroom at 5:00 p.m. at Savannah State University. The Board of Directors of the Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Day Association, Inc. invites the community at-large to attend the celebration as we introduce the 2019 … Continue reading “MLK, Jr. Observance Day Association Announces The 2019 Honorees”
The 30th Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival will be held starting February 1-21, 2019. The theme for this year’s Black Heritage Festival is “Celebrating 30 Years of Black History, Culture and Art”. More information coming soon about the 2019 Festival. Stay up to date by checking the website at savannahblackheritagefestival.com or by liking us on Facebook!
Happy Holidays!!! It’s Christmas time on historic River Street! Join the Savannah Waterfront Association December 7th – 9th as they get into the holiday spirit with music, lights, Santa, decorations and holiday cheer! Grab some hot chocolate and visit the regional arts & crafts exhibitors with unique local holiday gifts and stocking stuffers. Choral performances, dance groups and live entertainment … Continue reading “Savannah Waterfront Association Hosts Christmas On The River”
Late Principal Andrea B. Williams had a longstanding tradition of the entire school singing holiday songs for the community. On Friday, December 7 at 10:00 AM, the school will continue the tradition with 400 students singing at Home Depot located on 11180 Abercorn Street.
The Visual Arts Department at Savannah Arts Academy will open its 21st Annual Winter Student Art Exhibition to the public on Wednesday, December 5. Artworks have been adjudicated by professors from the Savannah College of Art & Design and will be given prizes in various categories. The Gallery on Washington will be open through January 18, 2019. Hours are 7:30 … Continue reading “21st Annual Winter Student Art Exhibition at Savannah Arts Academy”
Roto-Root- er Plumbers of Savannah donated $4,200 worth of plumbing equipment to Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Shelter as part of their “Give the Gift of Plumbing” program. The home, which serves runaway, homeless and at-risk youth ages 11- 17, received seven new toilets, a new garbage disposal and a new kitchen faucet. “We received a call that Roto-Rooter wanted … Continue reading “Park Place Outreach Given $4,200 Worth of Plumbing from Roto-Rooter Plumbers”