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Spring Parent University

By Savannah Tribune | April 18, 2018

Come present, have a booth, learn, volunteer and just have a good time at the Spring Parent University. We will be hosted at Alfred E. Beach High School on 3001 Hopkins Street on May 5, 2018.. We will be there from 9:00 to 1:30. Breakfast snack and Lunch are FREE Activities for children and many prizes including a free Tablet … Continue reading “Spring Parent University”

Chatham Retired Educators Association

By Savannah Tribune | April 18, 2018

The Chatham Retired Educators Association (CREA) held its final meeting for the year on Monday, April 9, 2018 at Carey Hilliard’s Restaurant on Abercorn Street. Plans have been finalized for the Georgia Retired Educators Association (GREA) conference which will be held in Macon, GA on May 8-10, 2018. The second Dewey Lee Scholarship was awarded to Nicquayla Shields, a Junior … Continue reading “Chatham Retired Educators Association”

STC Foundation Celebrates 2018 Tribute to Community STARs

By Savannah Tribune | April 18, 2018

A crowd of more than 200 gathered in the Eckburg Auditorium on the campus of Savannah Technical College today to celebrate the 2018 Tribute to Community STARS luncheon, the twelfth annual event recognizing people for their service and dedication in the community or at work. Honored were: Erica Backus, Director of Public Relations, Visit Savannah, Tom Barton, Retired Editorial Page … Continue reading “STC Foundation Celebrates 2018 Tribute to Community STARs”

39th Annual United Way Volunteer Recognition & Awards Luncheon Held

By Savannah Tribune | April 18, 2018

United Way of the Coastal Empire presents the 39th Annual United Way Volunteer Recognition & Awards Luncheon to be held on Wednesday, April 25, at the Savannah Station, 601 Cohen St. from 11:45 a.m.- 1:00 pm This event recognizes citizens who demonstrate excellence in community leadership through volunteerism. United Way Volunteers will announce winners of the 39th Annual Volunteer Recognition … Continue reading “39th Annual United Way Volunteer Recognition & Awards Luncheon Held”

TEAM Fest

By Savannah Tribune | April 11, 2018

Coastal Heritage Society invites the public to attend the 2nd annual STEAM Fest, an interactive, family-friendly event designed to showcase STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) education activities as well as to kick off the summer season of steam site tours by rail at Georgia State Railroad Museum. The event will be held Saturday, May 5th, from 10 am … Continue reading “TEAM Fest”

Genesis New Life Ordination/ Consecration Service

By Savannah Tribune | April 11, 2018

You are cordially invited to the Ordination/ Consecration Service for Presiding Elder Andrew Williams to the Office of Bishop. This service will be held Sunday, April 29th, 2018. Time: 2:00 PM at Genesis New Life Apostolic Faith (Mother) Church, 1900 E. Broad Street, Savannah, GA. We are looking forward to seeing you in this special occasion. Bishop Emeritus Myles Latimer, … Continue reading “Genesis New Life Ordination/ Consecration Service”

Rape Crisis Center of the Coastal Empire Presents: I AM EVIDENCE

By Savannah Tribune | April 11, 2018

I AM EVIDENCE tells the story of four survivors whose rape kits went untested for years, following them as they navigate their way through the criminal justice system and learn that so often, the system is broken. The film reveals the historic nature of the way we treat the crime of sexual assault in this country, and the positive effects … Continue reading “Rape Crisis Center of the Coastal Empire Presents: I AM EVIDENCE”

Free Mammograms for Women Who Meet Eligibility Criteria

By Savannah Tribune | April 11, 2018

The Chatham County Health Department’s Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP) is partnering with the St. Joseph’s/Candler Mobile Mammography Program to offer free mammograms from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, April 30, at the Chatham County Health Department located at 1395 Eisenhower Drive. Women who meet certain annual income guidelines and are 40-64 years of age without insurance … Continue reading “Free Mammograms for Women Who Meet Eligibility Criteria”

Susan G. Komen Announces Grant Recipients For Local Community Programs

By Savannah Tribune | April 11, 2018

The Susan G. Komen Coastal Georgia Affiliate announced at its annual awards luncheon that it is awarding a total of $220,000 for direct community services that will fund breast cancer screening, education, diagnostic services, and patient navigation. This brings the total investment in our local coastal community to over $2.9 million dollars since the affiliate’s inception. “It often surprises people … Continue reading “Susan G. Komen Announces Grant Recipients For Local Community Programs”

Women At The Table Presents Listen!! Hear Our Youth Speak Out!

By Savannah Tribune | April 11, 2018

At The Table will present a panel discussion featuring some of the city’s brightest youth as their special guest Sunday, April 15 beginning 5:00pm at AMF Bowling Lanes Avenue. The youth will share their views and concerns on a variety of topics and issues that they care deeply about. WATT invites parents, teachers, school officials, familiesandcommunityleadersto come, listen, and hear … Continue reading “Women At The Table Presents Listen!! Hear Our Youth Speak Out!”