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FUNdraising Good Times

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

“How many of your current board members are actually worth paying? If you had to pay your members what board positions would you fund?” These questions caught our eye as we read a promotional piece for a book about philanthropy. The author, Jimmy LaRose poses provocative ideas in Re-Imagining Philanthropy. He promotes the idea that boards are not about governance, … Continue reading “FUNdraising Good Times”

iWorship Cafe Open Mic Canceled

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

We are sorry to announce that the iWorship Cafe Open Mic scheduled to be held on August 19th at 8pm has been canceled! For inquires please contact Justin Toney or Renee Bolling Montague via Facebook.

Back-To-School Clothing Donated To Underprivileged Girls

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

A new charity called the “Believe in Yourself Project” is helping to replace the poor body image that afflicts many girls and women. Women are expected to appear a certain way and live up to a manufactured and unrealistic notion of what beauty is. In an attempt to promote a positive body image, founder of online fashion site www.ustrendy.com has … Continue reading “Back-To-School Clothing Donated To Underprivileged Girls”

Bryan-Liberty Counties Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated Elects New Chapter President

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

On July 1, 2017 Lady Nicole M. Williams started her term as the second Chapter President of the Bryan-Liberty Counties Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated (TLOD). Lady Nicole was inducted into TLOD in June of 2007 and has been an active member ever since. She is a former Top Teen and has held several positions locally as a … Continue reading “Bryan-Liberty Counties Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated Elects New Chapter President”

Renaming The Talmadge Bridge: A Free Public DiscussionModerated By The Honorable Dr. Otis S. Johnson

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

Span the Gap, an association of local artists and community activists, has joined with The Beach Institute to sponsor a symposium – Renaming the Talmadge Bridge to be held at the Savannah Theater (222 Bull Street on Chippewa Square) 6:30 – 8:30pm, on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. The Eugene Talmadge Memorial Bridge, one of Sa vannah’s iconic architectural wonders, was … Continue reading “Renaming The Talmadge Bridge: A Free Public DiscussionModerated By The Honorable Dr. Otis S. Johnson”

Women At The Table ( Watt) Presents “Through The Eyes of Wisdom”

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

“Through The Eyes of Wisdom;” Pastor Matthew Southall shares his story of ninety-five years of life, living, and ministry during a panel discussion by Women At The Table Sunday, August 20, 2017 -5:00pm at Dandy Youth Development Corporation (DYDC) 3709 Waters Avenue @ 54th Street. Pastor Matthew Southall Brown is the Pastor Emeritus of St John Baptist Church, “The Mighty … Continue reading “Women At The Table ( Watt) Presents “Through The Eyes of Wisdom””

Tidy Back-to-School Transitioning

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

When every room in the home can use some reorganization, decluttering in preparation for busy school days can be overwhelming. A smart place to start is in the room you and your kids waste the most time looking for things. These useful tips can help you take it from there: Tackle your child’s closet and take inventory of what’s in … Continue reading “Tidy Back-to-School Transitioning”

Savannah Senior Strikers To Donate Golf Tournament Proceeds To Benefit Greenbriar Children’s Center

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

The Savannah Senior Strikers are slated to host their Fourth Annual Devereaux Dixon, Sr. and John C. Jackson Memorial Golf Tournament with golfers from around the United States on September, 22-24 in Pooler. Proceeds will benefit Greenbriar Children’s Center. The weekend starts Friday evening with a meet-and-greet at the Ramada Inn, 301 Governor Treutlen Drive in Pooler, featuring a delicious … Continue reading “Savannah Senior Strikers To Donate Golf Tournament Proceeds To Benefit Greenbriar Children’s Center”

Relative Of Emanuel AME Shooting Victims To Speak At Asbury Memorial

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

Rev. Sharon Washington Risher, whose mother Ethel Lee Lance was one of the victims of the Emanuel AME Church shooting in Charleston, S.C., will speak at Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church on Sunday, Aug. 20 at the 11:15 a.m. service. Risher, who also lost two cousins and a childhood friend in the tragedy, has been an advocate for re-examining the … Continue reading “Relative Of Emanuel AME Shooting Victims To Speak At Asbury Memorial”

St. Pius X High School Alumni Assoc. Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

If you are a former student of St. Pius X High School in Savannah, GA from 1952-1971, join the St. Pius X High School Alumni Association (Savannah, GA). Already a member? Invite your classmates to join. Meet old friends and make new fun. Fun, games and annual events. Send your annual membership of $ 24.00 to SPXHSAA, to Willis Shellman … Continue reading “St. Pius X High School Alumni Assoc. Meeting”