Annual Up On The Roof Fundraiser

By | December 04, 2013

The Wesley Community Center along with Cumulus Broadcasting held t heir annual Up on the Roof fundraiser on Monday, Novemvber 25, 2013, E93 radio personalities performed a live broadcast on the roof of the Wesley Community Center locateed at 1601 Drayton St. This event was held to inspire radio listeners to make food and monetary donations;. also toiletries to benefit … Continue reading “Annual Up On The Roof Fundraiser”

Affordable Care Act Information Event

By | December 04, 2013

On Saturday, Dec. 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Connecting Georgians to Coverage will hold a free information event on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) at The Savannah Civic Center. Individuals and small business owners can receive information and assistance with applying for health insurance through the marketplace exchanges created under the ACA. Certified navigators will assist residents and … Continue reading “Affordable Care Act Information Event”

Savannah iDoctor Hosts Coat Drive To Benefit Old Savannah Mission

By | December 04, 2013

As the holiday season approaches, Savannah iDoctor is happy to announce their inaugural One Warm Coat Drive event benefitting the Old Savannah Mission. In collaboration with One Warm Coat Drive, a nonprofit organization that organizes and supports coat drives across the country, Savannah iDoctor is taking donations of winter coats, scarves, gloves, etc. from now until December 20. Allison Mol, … Continue reading “Savannah iDoctor Hosts Coat Drive To Benefit Old Savannah Mission”

Empty Stocking Fund Helps Those In Need

By | December 04, 2013

During this season of sharing, we’re asking you to give a special gift to someone you’ll probably never meet. The Empty Stocking Fund, started in 1971 by the Savannah Morning News to offer a helping hand to those who were facing tough times, began its holiday fund drive on Thanksgiving Day. The Empty Stocking Fund relies solely on private contributions … Continue reading “Empty Stocking Fund Helps Those In Need”

Free, Discount Parking Offered During Holidays

By | December 04, 2013

The City of Savannah is offering a number of special parking incentives for downtown holiday shoppers beginning Thanksgiving. Metered parking will not be enforced this Thursday and Friday, Nov. 28 and 29, due to the holiday. Three hours of free parking will be available in City Parking Garages every Thursday and Friday now through Dec. 27. This incentive is not … Continue reading “Free, Discount Parking Offered During Holidays”

16th Annual Musical Salute To MLK

By | December 04, 2013

The Jewish Educational Alliance will be host to the 16th Annual, “A Musical Salute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.” on Tuesday, January 14th at 7:00 P.M. at the Jewish Educational Alliance (5111 Abercorn St). This year’s event is being co-presented by the Jewish Educational Alliance, the Savannah Jewish Federation Community Relations Council, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day … Continue reading “16th Annual Musical Salute To MLK”

Biggz The Incredible

By | December 04, 2013

Robert Leonard Purvis also known as Biggz was born on November 14th in Savannah, and left home at 18 to seek a musical career in Miami, where he became a protégé of local star, rapper and producer Clay D. After signing and concluding a recording contract in 1991, with Suntown Records, he teamed up with Dominique Holloway in a group … Continue reading “Biggz The Incredible”

New Leaders Graduate From Training Program

By | December 04, 2013

Step Up Savannah’s Neighborhood Leadership Academy at Savannah State University held their graduation ceremony December 2, 2013 at Savannah State University Student Union, Ballroom A. Established and emerging leaders from neighborhoods throughout Savannah have successfully completed a 12- week community leadership training program. Sixteen men and women have successfully completed an intensive program designed to train and inform community leaders … Continue reading “New Leaders Graduate From Training Program”

SSU Commencement To Be Held

By | December 04, 2013

Savannah State University will hold its 183rd commencement ceremony at 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, in Tiger Arena. Approximately 240 students will receive undergraduate and graduate degrees during the ceremony, which is free and open to the public. The commencement address will be delivered by Lawrence M. Drake II, president and chief executive officer of Leadership, Education and Development … Continue reading “SSU Commencement To Be Held”

Holiday Community Extravaganza

By | December 04, 2013

Tattnall, Long and several area churches, pastors and businesses have combined their efforts to present one of the greatest Christmas extravaganza ever produced in this area. This event is scheduled for Saturday, December 21, 2013, 6-8:30PM at the Glennville City Auditorium in Glennville. Two of the original one-act dramas written and directed by the acclaimed playwright, Mildred Elder, will be … Continue reading “Holiday Community Extravaganza”