Ready Set Go! Back to School

By | July 06, 2011

The planning is done and we are preparing for the children to return to school in August. The Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance is hosting the 3rd Annual Back to School Event on Saturday, August 20, 2011 at the Savannah Civic Center from 10 am – 1 pm. Last year was a success — we gave away over 3200 bags of school … Continue reading “Ready Set Go! Back to School”

Slavery and Freedom in Black and White: The African American Experience in 19th Century

By | July 06, 2011

The National Archives at Atlanta, 5780 Jonesboro Road, Morrow, GA is proud to present an exhibit of historic newspapers that chronicle the African American experience during the 19th century. The formal opening of the exhibit is scheduled for Friday, July 8, 2011, from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. The newspapers are all originals from the collection of Christine Mitchell. The earliest … Continue reading “Slavery and Freedom in Black and White: The African American Experience in 19th Century”

Hospice to Hold Art Reception

By | July 06, 2011

The Hospice Savannah Art Gallery will showcase new architectural and floral oil paintings by local artist Sue Gouse during July and August. Meet Sue at her artist’s reception on Thursday, July 7, 2011 between 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. The Hospice Savannah Art Gallery is located at 1352 Eisenhower Drive and a percentage of sales benefits not-fro-profit Hospice Savannah, Inc. Sue … Continue reading “Hospice to Hold Art Reception”

United Way Solicits Program Funding Applications

By | July 06, 2011

Local nonprofit human service organizations have between July 15 and September 14, 2011 to apply for program funding from The Community Fund of United Way of the Coastal Empire. The Community Fund is the major funding source for human services within United Way’s four-county service area of Bryan, Chatham, Effingham and Liberty counties. Through its strategic annual allocation process, driven … Continue reading “United Way Solicits Program Funding Applications”

The 8th Annual Lucille Crawford Scholarship Luncheon

By | July 06, 2011

Omar Court #91 Daughters of Isis Prince Hall Affiliation will hold the The 8th Annual Lucille Crawford Scholarship Luncheon, Saturday, July 16, 2011, Johnny Harris Banquet Facility, 1701 East Victory Drive Savannah, Georgia at 11:30 am. This annual scholarship event was established in memory of Daughter Lucille Crawford, Past Commandress and a nurse. During her career she was employed at … Continue reading “The 8th Annual Lucille Crawford Scholarship Luncheon”

Sports with Walter Moore

By | July 06, 2011

SSU Recruits Get Jump On Academics Fall classes at Savannah State do not begin until August but 22 incoming football players have gotten a jumpstart on their classmates by enrolling in summer school. Of the 22 players, defensive end David Adebiyi is the only upperclassmen, having transferred from Division III Muskingum. Others enrolled are defensive backs Edward Baety, Greg Brown, … Continue reading “Sports with Walter Moore”

Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) of the Coastal Empire Presents Cooking Challenge

By | July 06, 2011

The Savannah Ronald McDonald House® will host the Chef of the House Challenge July 25-July 29 and August 22 – August 26. Picture a fun, local “Iron Chef” with a fundraising twist and a “Bring Your Own Challenger” format to benefit the Savannah Ronald McDonald House. The event week kicks off tonight with a battle between Sam’s Club Pooler and … Continue reading “Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) of the Coastal Empire Presents Cooking Challenge”