The Education Committee of the Savannah Branch NAACP will host its Mass Meeting on Sunday, July 24, 4 PM at First African Baptist Church, Pastor Thurmond Tillman, 23 Montgomery Street. All Savannah/Chatham County Public School Board members have been asked to participate and to speak on the State of the Schools for the 2017-18 school year. This meeting is open … Continue reading “NAACP Meeting To Be Held”
Loop It Up Savannah, a non-profit that brings creative arts and activities to our community, is partnering with Coastal Heritage Society to call for back to school donations now through July 30, 2016! They are collecting shoes, socks, underwear and school uniforms; all sizes, styles and colors are welcome! Uniforms may be new or gently used. Shoes, socks and underwear … Continue reading “Back To School Drive”
John Sawyer, City of Savannah Public Works and Water Resources Bureau Chief, was selected last Wednesday, July 13, 2016, to be the next president of the Georgia Association of Water Professionals (GAWP). As Bureau Chief, Sawyer is responsible for over 350 employees within 7 departments that produce, treat, and convey safe drinking water, storm water and wastewater, as well as … Continue reading “City Of Savannah Employee Named President Of Georgia Association Of Water Professionals”
The Woodville Tompkins Alumni Scholarship Foundation presented a $1,000 scholarship to Che’Rae Gaines on July 12, 2016. The Scholarship Committee was informed that Miss Gaines met the criteria to receive a scholarship after presentations were made at the Woodville Tompkins High School Awards Banquet in May. Miss Gaines has been accepted in the Fall 2016 class at Savannah State University. … Continue reading “Woodville-Tompkins Alumni Scholarship Foundation News”
Girls on the Run of Coastal Georgia’s registration for the fall season is now open. Girls on the Run is a physical-activity based, positive youth development (PA-PYD) program that inspires girls in 3rd through 8th grade to be joyful, healthy and confident. The volunteer-led program brings together groups of 8-15 girls for a 10-week season that encourages personal development, team … Continue reading “Girls On The Run Fall Season Registration Now Open”
On Sunday, July 17, 2016, Saint Philip Monumental African Methodist Episcopal Church, “The Mother Church of African Methodism in Georgia”, where Reverend Dr. Bernard Clarke who serves as Senior Pastor along with Presiding Elders, Reverend Dan Stevenson, of the Savannah North District, Reverend Catherine Mathis of the Savannah South District, Reverend Earl Ifill of the East Atlanta District and several … Continue reading “St. Philip Monumental AME Church Welcomed Newly Appointed Bishop Of Georgia”
The 13th Annual Robbie Smith Golf Outing benefiting Hospice Savannah is on Saturday, August 13 at The Club at Savannah Harbor at 9 a.m. Players and sponsorships are being recruited now. Players may register at www.RobbieGolf.com or call Kevin Ainsworth, 912.655.1933; or Steve Proper, 912.660.8046.
Alfred E. Beach High School Class of 1956 60th Year Reunion meeting will be at the Forest City Library, 1501 Stiler Avenue (Cloverdale Community), Saturday, July 23, 2016 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Oh, what does a park full of blue and orange mean? It means plenty of food, lots of fun and friends. The SCJ National Alumni Association and Hall of Fame thank you for making the cookout an enjoyable afternoon for all. SCJNAA meetings are held every 4th Saturday at WW Law community center at 2p.m. Plan to attend, we would … Continue reading “SCJNAA Meetings”
The Savannah-Chatham Board of Education’s Accountability Committee will meet on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in room 103 at the District’s Central Office located at 208 Bull Street in Savannah, GA.