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Savannah Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division Donates $5,000 To Mediation Center

By Savannah Tribune | December 13, 2017

During a check presentation ceremony on Friday afternoon, Trish Murphy, director of the Mediation Center of the Coastal Empire’s Family Law Resource Center, accepted a $5,000 donation from the Young Lawyers Division of the Savannah Bar Association. The exchange was followed by a brief reception with refreshments. The funds will go to the Guardian Ad Litem program, which Murphy has … Continue reading “Savannah Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division Donates $5,000 To Mediation Center”

FUNdraising Good Times What’s Under The Tree For Your Nonprofit?

By Savannah Tribune | December 13, 2017

Christmas is soon to be celebrated. We rejoice in the birth of Christ and enjoy time with family and friends. We give gifts, prepare food, travel, write cards, and attend parties. We hug our loved ones, phone those who are far away, and we miss those who have departed. Sometimes we fight. We get tense, depressed, angry, jealous, overworked and … Continue reading “FUNdraising Good Times What’s Under The Tree For Your Nonprofit?”

The 39th Annual MLK, Jr. Celebration Begins

By Savannah Tribune | December 13, 2017

Phi Delta Kappa Honors Teachers of the Year

By Savannah Tribune | December 13, 2017

Phi Delta Kappa International Chapter 1219 held a banquet honoring Teachers of the Year on Thursday evening, November 9, 2017. The organization continues to recognize educators and the progress being made to educate the students in Chatham and surrounding Counties. The event is one of the chapter activities in keeping with the international goal of supporting public education. The chapter … Continue reading “Phi Delta Kappa Honors Teachers of the Year”

Massie Hosts History on Wheels and Ice Cream: A Community Celebration Honoring Chief Ulysses Bryant”

By Savannah Tribune | December 13, 2017

On Friday, December 15, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, Massie Heritage Center and the Susie King Taylor Community School will honor Chief Ulysses Bryant for his leadership in Savannah with a History on Wheels Festival and Ice Cream Party. Third and Fourth grade students will experience Savannah’s heritage by playing American Indian games, learning about the role of … Continue reading “Massie Hosts History on Wheels and Ice Cream: A Community Celebration Honoring Chief Ulysses Bryant””

Cinnamon Bear Stores Announces Winners of ‘Red, Write and Thank You Christmas Contest’

By Savannah Tribune | December 13, 2017

Ki Ventura, a fourth grader from Waldo Pafford Elementary School has won a writing contest sponsored by Cinnamon Bear Stores for military children and their families to win a trip to New York City. A panel of judges consisting of the Cinnamon Bears leadership team, principal and vice principal at a local school and one respected English teacher selected Ki … Continue reading “Cinnamon Bear Stores Announces Winners of ‘Red, Write and Thank You Christmas Contest’”

Quateria Williams Named Superintendent’s Student of the Month

By Savannah Tribune | December 13, 2017

Our featured Student of the Month representing the month of November is a seventh grader from East Broad Street K-8 School. Her teachers describe her as a role model to her classmates as well as all of the student population of the school. She works hard to maintain good grades and shows respect for everyone around her. She often visits … Continue reading “Quateria Williams Named Superintendent’s Student of the Month”

AKA Provides Seasonal Warmth For Pre-School Children

By Savannah Tribune | December 13, 2017

Gamma Sigma Omega (GSO) Chapter donated $250 to the West Broad Street YMCA Early Learning Center for their pre-school age children as part of Alpha Kappa Alpha (AKA) Sorority Incorporated ‘s Family Seasonal WrapsSM initiative. Alpha Kappa Alpha’s Family Strengthening Program targets critical issues such as community-based childhood hunger by partnering with local food banks; the Seasonal WrapsSM which provides … Continue reading “AKA Provides Seasonal Warmth For Pre-School Children”

Kwanzaa of Savannah Announces 2017 Celebration

By Savannah Tribune | December 13, 2017

You are cordially invited to attend the 34th Annual City and County-wide Kwanzaa Celebration to help us celebrate this year’s honorees. The celebration will take place beginning Tuesday, December 26, 2017 through Monday, January 1, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. We will kick off the celebration with a Founder’s Reception on Tuesday, December 26 at 6p.m. We will be occupying the … Continue reading “Kwanzaa of Savannah Announces 2017 Celebration”

Mayors’ Christmas Motorcade Provides Gifts For Georgia Regional Patients

By Savannah Tribune | December 13, 2017

Mayors from across southeast Georgia joined forces in Savannah to provide a brighter holiday for those in need as part of the 59th annual Mayors’ Christmas Motorcade. Mayors from dozens of cities in the region joined Savannah Mayor Eddie DeLoach at the National Guard Armory on Eisenhower Drive yesterday, bringing with them gifts donated by citizens of their communities. The … Continue reading “Mayors’ Christmas Motorcade Provides Gifts For Georgia Regional Patients”