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2018 MegaGenesis

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

On Saturday, February 24, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Beta Phi Lambda chapter in Savannah, in partnership with the Savannah Chatham-County Public System (SCCPSS), the Chatham County Youth Commission and 100 Black Men of Savannah, will be hosting a daylong combined college fair/career fair at Sol C. Johnson High School. This event is an annual function, held since 2007 with … Continue reading “2018 MegaGenesis”

Anchor For A Day Supports Charity

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

In an effort to raise money and awareness for the Rape Crisis Center of the Coastal Empire, WSAV’s Ben Senger and his fundraising partner, realtor Chelsea Phillips, are raffling off the chance to be a news anchor for the day. A show will be written and taped for one lucky winner. For every $15 donation, an individual may submit an … Continue reading “Anchor For A Day Supports Charity”

Georgia Chamber of Commerce Announces Paul P. Hinchey as Regional Chair

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

The longtime St. Joseph’s/Candler President & CEO will represent 10 southeast Georgia counties and champion their community and legislative priorities The Georgia Chamber has chosen to elect Paul P. Hinchey, President & CEO of St. Joseph’s/Candler, as Region 12 Chair. As a critical component to the Chamber, Region Chairs provide invaluable insight that is relative to communities statewide, and essential … Continue reading “Georgia Chamber of Commerce Announces Paul P. Hinchey as Regional Chair”

12 Tribe Program To Be Held

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

International F.A.A.M.M., Inc. and OES Ruth Chapter #3 Order of the Eastern Stars will be hosting a 12 Tribe Program on January 21st, 2018 at 4pm at 912 Drayton St., Savannah, GA 31401. Please come out and make this program a success. Evelyn Richardson, Worthy Matron.

Re-Pack The Backpack Event In Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

Free School Supplies While Supplies Last. Students and their parents are invited to Brock Elementary School (1804 Stratford Street) on Thursday, January 18, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. for free school supplies while supplies last. Children must be present. In addition, free health screenings, games, prizes, refreshments, health education and much more will take place. Amerigroup Community Care representatives will … Continue reading “Re-Pack The Backpack Event In Savannah”

African-American Health Information and Resource Center

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

Free Computer Classes taught by Microsoft Certified Instructors at the African-American Health Information and Resource Center. For more information or to register, please call 912-447- 6605. Friday, January 19, 2018; QuickBooks; 9:00am – 1:00 pm St. Joseph’s/Candler African American Health Information and Resource Center will hold several FREE seminars on different topics throughout the month. The center even has a … Continue reading “African-American Health Information and Resource Center”

GMBC First District Deaconess Announces

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

The GMBC First District Deaconess invite you to attend “A Night With the King,” an evening of dining and fellowship, on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. The event will be held at Pilgrim Missionary Association Educational Center, located at 801 Central Boulevard, Guyton, Georgia 31312. An evening of entertainment, games, trivia, and much more is planned. Each district … Continue reading “GMBC First District Deaconess Announces”

Sol C. Johnson Class Of 1968

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

The Sol C. Johnson Class of 1968 will hold their monthly meeting at (Rev. Edgar Sams’ church) Nicholsonboro Baptist Church in the Fellowship Hall, 13319 White Bluff Road) on Saturday, January 20th at 3 p.m. and every third Saturday each month until further notice. Please come to the meeting to help us plan our 50th Class Reunion. Our 50th Reunion … Continue reading “Sol C. Johnson Class Of 1968”

Elisabeth Von Trapp, Of ‘Sound Of Music’ Family, To Sing At Asbury Memorial UMC

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church is slated to host Elisabeth von Trapp at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018. The church is located at 1008 E. Henry St., downtown Savannah. Elisabeth is the granddaughter of Maria and Baron von Trapp, whose story inspired “The Sound of Music.” Singing professionally since childhood, Elisabeth has enthralled audiences from European cathedrals to Washington … Continue reading “Elisabeth Von Trapp, Of ‘Sound Of Music’ Family, To Sing At Asbury Memorial UMC”

Take A Tip From Your Elders

By Savannah Tribune | January 17, 2018

Hey, all you strong, healthy kids out there: face it-you are growing old and there is nothing you can do to stop the process, says the Association of Mature American Citizens. AMAC suggests you embrace old age even if you are only in your 20s and 30s; there are things you can do now to make life easier in your … Continue reading “Take A Tip From Your Elders”