Did you know that GLAUCOMA is one of the leading causes of preventable blindness among African Americans? It is 6 to 8 times more common in African Americans. January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month and I want to take this opportunity to educate you about this “sneak thief of sight”. Vision loss in glaucoma results from damage to the optic … Continue reading “Eye Care For You”
The Savannah Branch NAACP will hold its first 2016 Mass Meeting at St. John Baptist Church, 522-528 Hartridge Street, Pastor George P. Lee, on Sunday January 24, 4PM. This first meeting will feature a presentation by guest speakers from the Chatham County Juvenile Court – Presiding Judge Leroy Burke III, Judge Lisa Goldwire Colbert, and Judge Thomas L. Cole – … Continue reading “NAACP Mass Meeting”
Tybee Island, a charming beach destination just 20 minutes east of historic downtown Savannah, will host its 8th Annual Mardi Gras Carnival on Saturday, January 30, 2016. This fun, family-friendly event is free and open to the public. Celebrate the unique history of the ancient Mardi Gras traditions, which dates back thousands of years, and includes Carnival goers lining the … Continue reading “8th Annual Mardi Gras Carnival”
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. the Savannah Alumnae Chapter, with corporate sponsor Georgia Power, participated in Service Day activities at Frank Callen Boys and Girls Club this past Monday, January 18, 2016. This was one of the 13 Acts of Service celebrating the chapter’s 75th Anniversary.
Ionized alkalized restructured Kangen Water ® has a pH level of 8.5 – 9.5, which is slightly alkaline and can help restore your dehydrated body. You can literally taste the difference with clean Kangen Water ®! Enagic® is a global business that revolutionizes the way you think about your hydration and your life. For over four decades, this Japanese company … Continue reading “Change Your Water…Change Your Life!”
The Benoona Fund of RSF Social Finance awarded Step Up Savannah a grant of $10,000. The funds will be used for general operating expenses, supporting Step Up’s work to reduce poverty through workforce development, wealth building, advocacy and education. RSF Social Finance is a pioneering non-profit financial services organization dedicated to transforming the way the world works with money. In … Continue reading “Step Up Awarded $10,000 Grant”
Art Rise Savannah is excited to announce its renewed partnership with MusicFile Productions for the 6th Annual Savannah Stopover Music Festival Poster Competition. With 100 bands scheduled to play at venues throughout Historic Downtown Savannah March 10th-12th, 2016, the Stopover Poster Competition brings together the best of Savannah’s arts and music scenes. Art Rise Savannah invites graphic and visual artists … Continue reading “6th Annual Band Poster Competition”
Shelter From The Rain is proud to announce that they will be hosting a job search and business startup assistance event at the Bull Street Library auditorium on January 23, 2016 from 11:00am until 1:30pm. The program will feature an information session by local author and business owner, Amanda Hollowell. Ms. Hollowell will speak on topics such earning additional income … Continue reading “Shelter From The Rain Announces Job Search and Startup Business Event”
Film Savannah, a partnership between the City of Savannah Film Services Office and the Savannah Economic Development Authority, reported more than $58 million was spent by entertainment productions in Chatham County in 2015, a record amount. More than 270 productions in 2015 were assisted, including 10 feature films. “This is by far the biggest investment by the entertainment production industry … Continue reading “Film Savannah Reports Record Year”
Start your day with prayer Monday through Friday beginning at 6:30am.with the Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church Prayerline Call 1-641-715-3272; access code is 741607.