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Jerusalem Missionary To Hold Pastor’s Installation

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church, 904 Staley Avenue, are honored to invite the public to attend the installation service of Pastor Elect, Reverend Omar Robinson. Pastor Robinson’s installation will be witnessed before the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, his church family, his family, and the community on August 11, 2019 at 4pm. Reverend Michael Fields, Sr. of Mt. Bethel … Continue reading “Jerusalem Missionary To Hold Pastor’s Installation”

Attention Frogtown, Yamacraw & West Broad Street Current/Past Residents: History Round-Up Day Planned

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

The City of Savannah’s Municipal Archives, in partnership with the Coastal Heritage Society, will host a History Round-Up Day to gather pictures, memorabilia and oral history on Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Road. “This is a call to action to gather as much history of these areas … Continue reading “Attention Frogtown, Yamacraw & West Broad Street Current/Past Residents: History Round-Up Day Planned”

J.C. Lewis Ford Accepting School Supplies to Fill Backpacks for Students and Teachers

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

J.C. Lewis Serves, the philanthropic heart of J.C. Lewis Ford, is proud to partner with local organizations that help strengthen the Savannah area. J.C. Lewis Serves recognizes its partners, Hinesville Downtown Development Authority, Fostering Bulloch Statesboro and People of Action Caring for Kids (P.A.C.K.) Savannah, for their hard work and dedication to education and excellence to students in the Low … Continue reading “J.C. Lewis Ford Accepting School Supplies to Fill Backpacks for Students and Teachers”

Historic New Ogeechee Annual Family and Friends Day

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Greetings in the name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, The Historic New Ogeechee Missionary Baptist Church will be celebrating our annual Family and Friends Day, on Saturday August 17, 2019 @ 751 Chevis Road, Savannah, Ga. 31419 @ 10.00 am until 3:00 pm. We will be having food, games, rides and fun for all ages. We are asking … Continue reading “Historic New Ogeechee Annual Family and Friends Day”

True Born Church of Christ to Celebrate 50th Annual Deliverance Convention

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

This year marks the 50th year that the True Born Church of Christ Deliverance Center, Inc. has been in existence. We are grateful to God, because although we are abundantly blessed, it has not been without our share of trials and tribulations through the years. To give God the glory for His grace, mercy and unmerited favors, we are planning … Continue reading “True Born Church of Christ to Celebrate 50th Annual Deliverance Convention”

Girls on the Run Coastal Georgia & Lowcountry Hosts National Coach Training Events for New Coaches

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Girls on the Run Coastal Georgia and Lowcountry is currently recruiting Coaches for the upcoming Fall 2019 season. Training for new Coaches will be held on three consecutive Saturdays: August 3rd, 7th and 10th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Sylvan Learning Center, 340 Eisenhower Drive #10, Savannah, GA 31406. CPR Training for new Coaches will run from 1:00 … Continue reading “Girls on the Run Coastal Georgia & Lowcountry Hosts National Coach Training Events for New Coaches”

2020 MLK Day Parade Applications Available

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Monday, Jan. 20, 2020 Applications for the 41th annual MLK Day Parade in Savannah are now available, with a submission deadline of Nov. 30, 2019. The parade, one of the largest MLK Day events in the United States, will include up to 325 units of school marching bands, ROTC or military units, elected officials, faith groups, sororities and fraternities, businesses, … Continue reading “2020 MLK Day Parade Applications Available”

First District Deaconess Queen of GMBC

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

The General Missionary Baptist Convention of GA, Inc. First District Women in the Bible and Queen Contest Service was held July 20, 2019 at Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Rev. Quentin Morris, Sr., Pastor. Sis. Lou Frazier-Brown from Connor’s Temple Missionary Baptist Church won Queen. Sis. Louise Bryant from Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church won second runner-up, and Sis. Jane … Continue reading “First District Deaconess Queen of GMBC”

SCCPSS Awarded $8.2 Million to Support 21st Century Community Learning Centers

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

On July 18, 2019, the State Board of Education approved five applications for new 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) – Title IV, Part B grants for Savannah Chatham County Public Schools. The 21st CCLC program supports the creation of community learning centers that provide academic enrichment opportunities during non-school hours for children, particularly students who attend high-poverty and low-performing … Continue reading “SCCPSS Awarded $8.2 Million to Support 21st Century Community Learning Centers”

Savannah Speech and Hearing Center Receives $2,500 Grant From Gulfstream

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Savannah Speech and Hearing Center has been awarded a $2,500 grant from Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation to use for the purchase of new audiology equipment for the center. Through Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation’s “Gulfstream Gives,” the company partners with nonprofit organizations in the community to support education, arts and cultural activities, environmental and sustainability efforts, and health and human services. The company … Continue reading “Savannah Speech and Hearing Center Receives $2,500 Grant From Gulfstream”