The Savannah Metropolitan Chapter of the National Forum for Black Public Administrators hosted a scholarship reception on Thursday, September 13, 2012 to award $5, 000 in scholarships and honor various businesses in the community. Aretha Ferrell-Benavides, NFBPA National Board President was the speaker and several elected officials and community leaders were in attendance. Corporate sponsors Georgia Power, KING Tax Savannah … Continue reading “Savannah Metropolitan Chapter of NFBPA Awards Scholarships”
On Saturday, Sept. 22, officials from NOAA’s Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary and the City of Savannah dedicated six bronze markers commemorating the sanctuary, its marine life and natural history, and its connection to the city and the state of Georgia. The public was invited to attend the dedication ceremony. The markers are located along a 50-yard stretch of the … Continue reading “City of Savannah Dedicates Markers”
Creative Approach Printing held their Grand Opening/ Ribbon Cutting for their new 3-story building on MLKing, Jr. Blvd Friday, September 21, 2012. Owners Travis Sawyer, Mark Fountain and Cale Hall made a $1000 donation to Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil rights Museum. Over 200 gathered for this occasion. Creative Approach Printing offers high quality digital prints at a competitive price.
The Savannah Branch NAACP will conduct a Voter Registration Door-to-Door Campaign on Saturday, September 29, 2012, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. If we knock on your door, please receive us. Volunteers will have an ID. If you are eligible to vote, we want to help you get registered. Call 912-233-4161 to volunteer your services and for information.
The Savannah Branch of the NAACP announces “Voter Registration Sunday,” which will continue on Sunday, September 30, 2012, as part of the Earl T. Shinhoster Voter Empowerment Campaign 2012. This phase of the campaign will be coordinated through its coalition with The Savannah Chapter of the Links, Incorporated, local ministerial alliances, and other organizations with national affiliations such as Top … Continue reading “VOTER REGISTRATION CONTINUES”
The 2012 Presidential debates between President Obama and Mitt Romney have been announced. On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 the debate will held at the University of Denver and will be aired beginning at 9pm EST. Each debate will be broadcast live on ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC, as well as all cable news channels including CNN, Fox News and MSNBC … Continue reading “2012 Presidential Debates Announced”
The Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc. will host its monthly, Signature Roundtable Breakfast and Open Forum, on Saturday Oct. 6, 2012, in the Multipurpose Room of the Main Building of the West Broad Street YMCA, located at 1110 May Street, at 9:30 AM. Part 4 in a series of community roundtable discussions on Workforce Development, Jobs Creation and Community … Continue reading “Business Leader Brooks Stillwell to Speak at the Hungry Club Forum”
An invitation is extended to public to join Pastor Delmons White and the Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 724 Central Blvd., Guyton, GA on Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 4pm for the Initial Sermon of Dea. Lon Maurice Harden.
Malik R. Watkins, Ph.D., Public Service Associate at the Carl Vinson Institute of Government, has been selected for a Fulbright Specialists project in Panama for the Municipality of Panama during the months of September and October 2012, according to the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Dr. Watkins will assist the Municipality of … Continue reading “Malik R. Watkins Receives Fulbright Specialists Award”
More than 150 Savannah State University students who earned science related scholarships, internships and assistantships for the 2012-13 academic year were recognized at the 2012 Research Scholarship Awards Ceremony held at 3 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 20, at the Student Union. Students received a grand total of $972,000 in scholarship and internship opportunities from the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of … Continue reading “SSU Scholars Recognized at Research Scholarship Awards Ceremony”