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Tompkins High School Junior Class of ‘71 Donates To Greenbriar

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

On Saturday, March 9, 2019 members of the 1971 Juniorr. Class of Sophronia M. Tompkins High School met at Greenbriar Children’s Center and presented Mrs. Gena Taylor donations of paper towels, tissue, canned vegetables and fruit for their pantry. This was our yearly non-profit project. We realize how important it is to give back to those who are in need … Continue reading “Tompkins High School Junior Class of ‘71 Donates To Greenbriar”

Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

The Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association meets every 4th Saturday at 2p at the WW Law Center 909 E. Bolton Street Savannah, GA. Please come join us so we can exchange ideas to continue to Not to Equal but Excel. Mark your calendars for the gathering of like minded people who will attend our annual Membership Drive and Cook … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson National Alumni Association”

Lessons for Leaders

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

The City of Savannah Human Services Department will host a workshop, Lessons for Leaders Saturday, March 23, 9:30 a.m. – 12p.m. at the Savannah Morning News Auditorium,1375 Chatham Parkway. Presenters are Antwone Smoak, Savannah Economic Development Authority (SEDA) and Crystal Commodore, formerly of the Savannah Mediation Center. Topics will include shaping the future; role of the executive board, getting millennials … Continue reading “Lessons for Leaders”

Yoga for Cancer Patients and Survivors At Memorial

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

6:30 p.m., Tuesdays, and 12:45 p.m., Thursdays, FitnessOne, 3rd floor of the Memorial Outpatient & Wellness Center, Memorial University Medical Center. These weekly yoga classes are free for cancer survivors and those in treatment. The classes help with flexibility and balance while also providing relaxation. The instructor is Yoga Alliance registered with more than 200 hours of training, including specialized … Continue reading “Yoga for Cancer Patients and Survivors At Memorial”

Savannah Branch NAACP Prisons Committee To Host March Mass Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

On Sunday, March 24 at 4 pm, the Savannah Branch NAACP Prisons Committee will host a Mass Meeting at Thankful Missionary Baptist Church, Rev. Dr. Bobby Jones, Pastor, located at 820 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Invited guests are Chatham County Sheriff John T. Wilcher, Savannah City Council member Van Johnson, and Chatham County District Attorney Meg Heap. This meeting … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP Prisons Committee To Host March Mass Meeting”

SCCPSS Seeks Participants for Spring Job Fair

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

On Wednesday, March 27, 2019, Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools will host the district’s annual spring “Ready to Work Job Fair” for the district’s sophomores, juniors and seniors. The job fair will allow employers, recruitment officers and college admissions representatives the opportunity to meet with students from all eleven Savannah Chatham high schools. The “Ready to Work Job Fair” takes place … Continue reading “SCCPSS Seeks Participants for Spring Job Fair”

Correction and Clarification

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

There was an error printed in the story titled, 2019 Oscars Present Diversity & Inclusion. James Baldwin wrote, “If Beale Street Could Talk.” (not Richard Baldwin) The Savannah Tribune apologizes for the error and any inconvenience.

Chatham County Democratic Committee General Membership Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

If you support the principles of the Democratic Party, then you are invited to attend a regularly scheduled Chatham County Democratic Committee general membership meeting on Wednesday, March 27 at 6:30. Meetings are held at The McKelvey-Powell Building located at 714 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd (3rd Floor) Attendance is open to the public, and you need not be a … Continue reading “Chatham County Democratic Committee General Membership Meeting”

Participate In Drumfolk Event With Riddimic Rescue And Step Afrika!

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

The Riddimic Rescue: Drumfolk Shout + Music Society, in collaboration with the international body-percussion performance ensemble STEP AFRIKA!, will be holding a special participatory event on March 28, 2019 at 7 PM in the Parish Hall of The Collegiate Church of St. Paul the Apostle at the corner of E. 34th St. and Abercorn St. in Savannah, Georgia. The event … Continue reading “Participate In Drumfolk Event With Riddimic Rescue And Step Afrika!”

St. Joseph’s/Candler Offering Scholarships To Weeklong Camp

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

Camp Adam Fisher teaches kids about managing their diabetes while they enjoy a classic summer camp experience St. Joseph’s/Candler is participating in this summer’s Camp Adam Fisher and wants to help children with diabetes enjoy the camp at no cost. Camp Adam Fisher is a weeklong overnight camp for children with diabetes, their brothers, sisters and friends ages 6-17. Kids … Continue reading “St. Joseph’s/Candler Offering Scholarships To Weeklong Camp”