“Loop It Up Savannah” program starts at West Broad Street YMCA

By | November 19, 2008

An innovative and unique intergenerational learning program has begun at the West Broad Street YMCA located at 1110 May Street, Savannah, GA. This program, a partnership between Coats and Clarke Corporation, Warm Up America Foundation, The Housing Authority of Savannah, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah Arts Academy, and Senior Citizens, Inc., provides an opportunity for those skilled in … Continue reading ““Loop It Up Savannah” program starts at West Broad Street YMCA”

Lake Providence Missionary Baptist Church Seniors Enjoy Annual Vacation in Savannah

By | November 19, 2008

Approximately 48 seniors from Lake Providence Missionary Baptist Church in Nashville, TN, Rev. H. Bruce Maxwell, Pastor, recently enjoyed their annual vacation in Savannah. The seniors stayed at Country Inn & Suites Historic District Hotel. Among the highlights of their trip were: a tour with Jamal Toure of the Day Clean Journey Tours who gave them an informative history of … Continue reading “Lake Providence Missionary Baptist Church Seniors Enjoy Annual Vacation in Savannah”

“Be a Santa to a Senior”

By | November 19, 2008

Hundreds of local seniors who otherwise might be forgotten this holiday season will receive gifts and companionship once again through the local “Be a Santa to a Senior” program. Dozens of senior living facilities, non-profit organizations and area retailers are partnering with event sponsor Home Instead Senior Care of Savannah and Hilton Head Island to brighten the lives of seniors … Continue reading ““Be a Santa to a Senior””

Local Girl Scout Represents Council at National Convention

By | November 19, 2008

SAVANNAH, GEORGIA – Girl Scouts of the USA hosted their national convention in Indianapolis, Indiana, October 30 – November 2, 2008, and the event brought thousands of girls, adults, celebrities and exhibitors to the town. One of just sixteen Girl Scouts from across the state of Georgia to attend the conference, local Girl Scout Senior Candice Johnson of Troop 30440 … Continue reading “Local Girl Scout Represents Council at National Convention”

Inaugural Fund Raising Event for Savannah’s West Broad Street YMCA

By | November 19, 2008

On November 30, 2008, at 5 pm, West Broad Street YMCA at 1110 May St. will be host to “Those Singing Pastors” an inaugural fund raising event for the Y. There is no admission charge and refreshments will be available. Rev. Clarence “Teddy” Williams of First Tabernacle Baptist Church and Pastor Shannon O’Neil Smith Sr. of First Mount Sinai Church … Continue reading “Inaugural Fund Raising Event for Savannah’s West Broad Street YMCA”

Alpha Kappa Alpha Welcomes Nine Precious Gems

By | November 19, 2008

Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. welcomes nine young ladies into the Mentoring Program known as Precious Gems/Junior Debutants for 2008-2009. These young ladies, their parents, and ladies of Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter met for an orientation, Sunday, October 5, 2008 at the ConEd Resource Center. Introductions were made; information was given; questions were answered, and … Continue reading “Alpha Kappa Alpha Welcomes Nine Precious Gems”

Singleton Named Most Ancient Grand Court Heroines of Jericho P.H.A. State Queen

By | November 19, 2008

Heroine Ceola Singleton, a member of S. L. Gibbons Court No. 5, was crowned State Queen in Atlanta, GA for raising the most money for Student Aide. Heroine Singleton is a member of Prince Hall Chapter No. 28, Mary H. Jones Assembly No. 27 Order of the Golden Circle, Omar Court No. 91 Daughters of Isis, Cyrene Crusaders No. 4, … Continue reading “Singleton Named Most Ancient Grand Court Heroines of Jericho P.H.A. State Queen”

Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance to Give Out Thanksgiving Baskets

By | November 19, 2008

The Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Savannah-Chatham and Vicinity is giving Thanksgiving baskets to the most needy persons and families in our community. All membership churches of the IMA are asked to prepare and give two (2) food baskets to be distributed to the less fortunate in our community. All churches may participate in this outreach ministry to show unity in … Continue reading “Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance to Give Out Thanksgiving Baskets”

Uganda Tribe Embraces the Hebrew Tradition: Join Mickve Israel as we welcome Israel Sirri, Chairperson of the Abayudaya’s Jewish Community in Uganda on Sunday, November 30, 2008 at 5:00 PM

By | November 19, 2008

Mr. Siriri will present an upbeat multimedia program sharing the latest news of the joint Abayudaya/Kulanu sustainable development mitzvah projects Working to help this struggling African Jewish community. He also will discuss how the crisis in Kenya is adversely affecting these projects in Uganda. You will learn how the Abayudaya and Kulanu are taking a leadership role in bringing diverse … Continue reading “Uganda Tribe Embraces the Hebrew Tradition: Join Mickve Israel as we welcome Israel Sirri, Chairperson of the Abayudaya’s Jewish Community in Uganda on Sunday, November 30, 2008 at 5:00 PM”

Savannah Children’s Choir Presents Winter Memories, Their Annual Holiday Concert

By | November 19, 2008

Join the Savannah Children’s Choir on Sunday, December 7 at 3 p.m. at the historic Lucas Theater to enjoy “Winter Memories,” the choir’s annual holiday concert. The choir will explore the sounds of the season, interspersed with comments from community leaders as they share meaningful memories from their childhood. Singing songs in five languages, the concert features secular and sacred … Continue reading “Savannah Children’s Choir Presents Winter Memories, Their Annual Holiday Concert”