Blood Pressure Screenings

By | August 11, 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.

Woodville- Tompkins Homecoming

By | August 11, 2010

The 2010 Woodville- Tompkins Homecoming will be held Saturday, September 4, 2010 11:00 am until 7:30 pm, on the campus of Woodville-Tompkins, 151 Coach Joe Turner Street. Classes from 1945-1989, will converge on the campus for a day of fun, food, and re-connecting with friends. Funds generated from the homecoming event will be used to award scholarships to students who … Continue reading “Woodville- Tompkins Homecoming”

Future’s Outreach Back to School

By | August 11, 2010

Future’s Outreach of Savannah along with Kappa League and Project Horizon will be having a Back to School event on Friday, August 13, 2010. There will be a DJ, Talent show, and comedy. Please come out and celebrate with us. All proceeds will go towards serving the youth in the 2010-11 after school programs. If you have any questions, please … Continue reading “Future’s Outreach Back to School”

Infant and Child CPR

By | August 11, 2010

St. Joseph’s/Candler will offer an Infant and Child CPR/ Safety in the Home Class on August 16 (first and third Monday) at 6:30 PM in the Candler Professional Bldg., Room 508. The class, for new and expectant parents, costs $25 per person. For more information and to register, call CareCall at 819- 3368 or 800-501-4054 or use our website, www.sjchs.org.

Entrepreneurial Center to Hold 5th Annual Awards Dinner

By | August 11, 2010

The 5th Annual Awards Dinner Fundraiser and Graduation will be held Saturday, August 21, 2010 at 7:00 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm) The Eden Rm, The Temple of Glory, 1105 Stiles Ave (corners of Gwinnett and Stiles). Come celebrate the accomplishments of leading businesses in Savannah. Recognition will be given in the following categories: Innovative Business Award, Blazing New … Continue reading “Entrepreneurial Center to Hold 5th Annual Awards Dinner”

Famed Actor Louis Gossett, Jr. Speaks About Life and its Lessons

By | August 11, 2010

Oscar winning Actor Louis Gossett, Jr. addressed an eager audience at Second Arnold Baptist Church on Thursday August 5, 2010. Gossett’s heart-to-heart talk was both encouraging and uplifting to those in attendance. “My message is that there is no such thing as impossible,” he said. “It is up to us to keep the doors of opportunity open,” Gossett added. Gossett … Continue reading “Famed Actor Louis Gossett, Jr. Speaks About Life and its Lessons”

National Association of Black Military Women to Hold Reunion in Savannah

By | August 11, 2010

The National Association of Black Military Women will be hosting its 17th Biennial Reunion during the 18-22 August 2010 in historical city of Savannah. The National Association of Black Military Women (NABMW) is an association of women located throughout the country who are veterans or current members of the United States Armed Forces. It was founded under the former name … Continue reading “National Association of Black Military Women to Hold Reunion in Savannah”

Health Restoration Save Your Heart, Save Your Life

By | August 11, 2010

The goal of this series of articles and the goal of the Health Restoration 101 programs are to help you maximize your chances of living a longer, healthier life. Our programs are simple, comprehensive, well documented and easy to follow “Nutrition Consulting Saves Lives” Today, heart disease is the leading cause of death for women, especially black women. But, that … Continue reading “Health Restoration Save Your Heart, Save Your Life”

AKA Seeks Contestants

By | August 11, 2010

Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority, Inc. will kick-off its annual Mentoring Program on August 29, 2010. Parents interested in having their daughter participate should complete the application and submit by the deadline.

Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools Awarded $4.2 Million Learning Center Grants

By | August 11, 2010

Savannah-Chatham County Public School System is proud to announce that the Georgia Department of Education has awarded its 21st Century Community Learning Center Program $1,457,600 for the 2010- 2011 school year. ‘ The grant, which will cover the next three years of programming, provides a total of $4,257,600. SCCPSS received four grants out of the 27 awarded by the GDOE. … Continue reading “Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools Awarded $4.2 Million Learning Center Grants”