Trustees Gala

By | January 12, 2011

Saturday, February 12, 2011 Hyatt Regency, Savannah Raffle. A black-tie affair attended by Georgia’s most influential leaders, this elegant evening culminates with the induction of the 2011 Georgia Trustees, legendary UGA football coach and athletics director Vince Dooley and influential public policy expert and former U.S. Senator Sam Nunn. This year’s theme is “Georgia Blues Juke Joint” – it’s sure … Continue reading “Trustees Gala”

H.V. Jenkins Class of 1986

By | January 12, 2011

H.V.Jenkins High school class of ’86 will hold a meeting at the Savannah Mall Library rear of Target store on Sat. Jan 22nd, 2011 at 4pm. We will be updating plans for our 25th class reunion and drawing for the winning Raffle ticket. Please join in as our committee makes plans for June 2011 celebration. Contact Michelle email michellehemp@yahoo.com, Sherry … Continue reading “H.V. Jenkins Class of 1986”

Stop Smoking in 2011

By | January 12, 2011

Looking for a way to keep that New Year’s resolution to stop smoking? The Chatham County Health Department can help. The health department will hold a free Freshstart smoking cessation course from noon to 1 p.m. on January 17. Classes will be held at the Chatham County Environmental Health Division located at 420 Mall Boulevard in Savannah. Class size is … Continue reading “Stop Smoking in 2011”

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of EOA Needs Volunteers

By | January 12, 2011

Share your time and special talents with others, join the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of EOA, we need your help to help others. RSVP seniors 55 and older serve in various community organizations from 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 are … Continue reading “The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of EOA Needs Volunteers”

Tourism Leadership Council

By | January 12, 2011

The TLC will host its 13th Annual Tourism Awards & Scholarship Dinner on February 3, 2011 at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort and Spa. Each year a minimum of $2,000 is awarded in scholarships to area students pursuing hospitality, tourism and culinary careers. Scholarship application forms can be found online at tourismleadershipcouncil.com. Deadline for scholarship applications is January 12, … Continue reading “Tourism Leadership Council”

Tompkins Class of ‘64 Big Apple Tour

By | January 12, 2011

The Sophronia M. Tompkins High School Class of ’64 has finalized plans for their tour of the Big Apple in 2011. The group departs Savannah via luxury motor coach on August l7, and returns on August 21, 2011. The tour itinerary is packed with culturally enhancing and fun activities. For complete details on this fabulous tour, contact: Lugenia Clark (912) … Continue reading “Tompkins Class of ‘64 Big Apple Tour”

Georgia History Festival Kick Off Lecture

By | January 12, 2011

The Georgia History Festival will kick off on with a lecture on Thursday, February 3, 2011, 7 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, Savannah Join us as award-winning author and historian Gary Moulton discusses the dramatic and tumultuous events leading up to the forced removal of the Cherokee from Georgia in the 1830s. Free and open to the public.

Alfred Ely Beach Alumni Please Help!

By | January 12, 2011

We are in need of mentors, pen pals, motivational speakers, incentives, donations, and volunteers for the 2010- 2011 school year. Donations can be dropped off at Beach High School Mon-Fri from 8am-3pm and all interested mentors can see the 9th grade counselor at Beach High School. For more information contact Tabatha 272-6101

Help Wanted and Needed

By | January 12, 2011

Full-time Outreach Ministry that’s dedicated to going to the Highways & Hedges needs your donation/contribution of a Mobile Unit/RV. Help us reach families, friends and loved ones that are lost in homeless camps and that are out in the streets. Contact: S. D. McKenzie 912.428.4248.

Dr. King and the 1955-1956 Montgomery Bus Boycott A Year-Long Boycott begins a Life of Peaceful Protest and Service

By | January 12, 2011

Although America’s Declaration of Independence and Constitution are premised on the principles of democracy, the historical treatment of America’s citizens of color is replete with racial dichotomies. Even today, the vestiges of slavery, Civil War, Reconstruction, segregationist Jim Crow laws to the more recent federal laws for voting rights, fair housing, and community reinvestment – have yet to assure succeeding … Continue reading “Dr. King and the 1955-1956 Montgomery Bus Boycott A Year-Long Boycott begins a Life of Peaceful Protest and Service”