2020 Presidential Candidates Address Voters At NAACP 110th National Convention

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Several of the most prominent 2020 presidential candidates appealed to thousands of African American voters at the NAACP 110th National Convention in Detroit on Wednesday, July 24th. The forum, which took place at the COBO Center, offered candidates and convention attendees alike the opportunity to discuss solutions to some of the most critical issues we face as a nation. Confirmed … Continue reading “2020 Presidential Candidates Address Voters At NAACP 110th National Convention”

House Resolution 489

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Condemning President Trump’s racist comments directed at Members of Congress. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES July 15, 2019 Mr. Malinowski (for himself, Ms. Jayapal, Mr. Ted Lieu of California, Mr. García of Illinois, Mr. Carbajal, Ms. Omar, Mr. Krishnamoorthi, Ms. Mucarsel-Powell, Mrs. Torres of California, Ms. Ocasio-Cortez, Ms. Tlaib, Ms. Pressley, Mr. Raskin, Ms. Jackson Lee, and Mr. Espaillat) submitted … Continue reading “House Resolution 489”

City Designates Park For West Savannah Legend

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

The City of Savannah honored the late Lucius “Bo” Levett with a park dedication last Saturday.. Levett served on the Savannah Police Department from 1963- 1987 where he founded the Police Athletic League. More than 50 community and family members, elected officials and City staff gathered to celebrate the legacy of Levett, who has been inducted into two prestigious sports … Continue reading “City Designates Park For West Savannah Legend”

Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission Awarded $95,000

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

We’re honored to share that the Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation has just awarded the Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission $95,000. The new funding will be used to help us become better advocates for Gullah Geechee heirs property owners around land ownership preservation and conservation challenges. We’ll also be investing heavily in our ability to partner with Gullah Geechee … Continue reading “Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission Awarded $95,000”

NAACP July Mass Meeting To Address Savannah State University’s Future

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

On Sunday, July 28, 4 pm, the Savannah Branch NAACP will hold a Mass Meeting at First African Baptist Church located at 23 Montgomery Street. Don Waters, chairman of the Board of Regents for the University System of Georgia, and Savannah State University Interim President Kimberly Ballard-Washington will address public concerns questioning the future of Savannah State University. The Board … Continue reading “NAACP July Mass Meeting To Address Savannah State University’s Future”

Advocacy and Support Groups For Savannah’s Citizens With Criminal Histories

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Do you have a criminal record? Do you have a family member who is incarcerated or formerly incarcerated? Do you have a desire to advocate on behalf of citizens with criminal histories? If you answered ‘YES’ to either of these questions, there’s a support/ advocacy group for you to get involved in! Over 650 persons released from Georgia DOC prisons … Continue reading “Advocacy and Support Groups For Savannah’s Citizens With Criminal Histories”

Redeem Fellowship International’s Vacation Bible Conference

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

July 29th- August 2nd, 2019 from 7:00pm-9:00pm Location: Redeem Fellowship International 206 Oak Street Garden City, Georgia 31408. www.redeemfellowshipinternational.org

The Beach Institute Lecture and Learning Series Presents

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

On Wednesday, July 24, 2019 from 6:00 – 7:30 PM, Chris Cartright, MFA, Lecturer of English at Georgia Southern University (Armstrong Campus) will examine our media landscape and the competing political ideologies of our era at the Beach Institute on 502 E. Harris Street. Using a few familiar examples Mr. Cartright will look at how contemporary media cultivates cultural attitudes, … Continue reading “The Beach Institute Lecture and Learning Series Presents”

Introduction to the Path to Home Ownership

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

You will be introduced to the six principles to help turn a dream of home ownership into a reality. Setting goals, evaluating credit reports, developing a budget, determining your saving habits, exploring options and shopping for a home will be discussed. Participants are required to attend both three hour sessions to receive Homebuyer Education Certificate. Session 1 will be held … Continue reading “Introduction to the Path to Home Ownership”

Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center

By Savannah Tribune | July 24, 2019

Free Computer Classes taught by Microsoft Certified Instructors held at the African-American Health Information & Resource Center, 1910 Abercorn St, in Savannah Older Adult & Beginner Classes Keyboarding, Internet/Email Basics, Windows I & II Advanced Classes Word Basic I & II • Excel I & II • PowerPoint Small Business & Personal Use Classes • QuickBooks I & II Microsoft … Continue reading “Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center”