Amendment Blocked for Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs

By | March 17, 2010

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Republican Senators have obstructed passage of an amendment by U. S. Sens. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and John Kerry (D-Mass.) that would have saved at least 100,000 jobs for struggling parents and created up to 500,000 jobs and training opportunities for young people across the country. “I am extremely disappointed that once again the Republicans have shown that they … Continue reading “Amendment Blocked for Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs”

Ruth #3 Order of Eastern Stars

By | March 17, 2010

The Sisters of Ruth # 03 Order of the Eastern Star will celebrate their 50th Anniversary Sunday, March 28th at 5:00 p.m. at the International Mason & O.E.S. building located at 910 Drayton Street and you are cordially invited to attend. “Sisters Honoring Christ for Fifty Sacrificial Years” is the theme and God has indeed been with us throughout the … Continue reading “Ruth #3 Order of Eastern Stars”

Tuskegee University Alumni

By | March 17, 2010

There will be a reorganization meeting of Savannah/Low Country Chapter of The Tuskegee National Alumni Chapter. All graduates and/or former students are ask to attend this meeting on Saturday, March 20, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Live Oak Public Library Auditorium, Savannah Mall Branch (near Target). Your presence will be appreciated.

Tompkins High School Class of 1961 Alumni Meetings

By | March 17, 2010

The Tompkins High School Class of 1961 Alumni group continues to grow in active members. Attendance at each monthly meeting is larger than the last. Our next meeting is a Fellowship Breakfast on March 20th at 8:30a.m. at the Golden Corral Restaurant on the corner of White Bluff Road and Abercorn Extension. Class members are welcome to join us as … Continue reading “Tompkins High School Class of 1961 Alumni Meetings”

Preschool Program Accepting Applications

By | March 17, 2010

The EOA Head Start Preschool Program is now accepting applications for children ages 3-5 ( 5 year olds are eligible if birthday is after September 1st ). Services are provided at no cost to those families who qualify. Children with disabilities are welcome. For more information call (912) 238-2965 ext 140.

Blood Pressure Screenings

By | March 17, 2010

St. Joseph’s/Candler African- American Health Information and Resource Center, located at 1910 Abercorn St., will conduct free blood pressure screenings every Monday through Thursday from 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM, and every Friday from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. Call 447-6605 for information.

Calling All Members

By | March 17, 2010

A general membership meeting has been scheduled to discuss issues affecting the Savannah Chatham County School System and members of the Savannah Federation of Teachers/PSRP. The meeting will be held on Thursday, March 18, 2010, 6 p.m. at the IBEW Building, 1526 Dean Forest Road. We urge everyone to attend this very important meeting. For more information, please contact the … Continue reading “Calling All Members”

Golden Age Program Seeks Seniors

By | March 17, 2010

All seniors are encouraged to participate in the Golden Age Program at the beautiful Tatemville Lake and Community Center, Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 333 Coleman St. Enjoy good fellowship, hot meals daily, crafts, shopping trips, computer class gardening & more. For more info call 691-6289.

Volunteers Needed

By | March 17, 2010

Become a volunteer with First Steps and provide support, education, and community resources to help parents of newborns establish healthy and positive relationships with their babies. For more information, call 819-6910.

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program Needs Volunteers

By | March 17, 2010

Share your time and special talents with others, join the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of EOA, we need your help to help others. Through RSVP seniors 55 and older serve in various community organizationsfrom 1 to 40 hours per week. Make your choice of where you want to serve from the many local agencies we are affiliated with. Qualifications … Continue reading “The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program Needs Volunteers”