United Way Of The Coastal Empire Distributes Over $300,000 To Provide Relief

By Savannah Tribune | May 20, 2020

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, United Way of the Coastal Empire has distributed $318,050 of the COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund, helping 787 friends and neighbors in Bryan, Chatham, Effingham, and Liberty Counties to date. The greatest needs have been for food and housing. With partner agencies most directly addressing food insecurity, housing then accounts for 84 percent of … Continue reading “United Way Of The Coastal Empire Distributes Over $300,000 To Provide Relief”

J.C. Lewis Has Acquired Fairway Lincoln Mazda

By Savannah Tribune | May 20, 2020

J.C. Lewis Motor Company Inc., parent company of J.C. Lewis Ford, Georgia’s oldest continually owned and operated automotive dealer, announced that it has acquired Fairway Lincoln and Mazda. J.C. Lewis has proudly served the Savannah community since 1912, with additional locations in Statesboro and Hinesville. J.C. Lewis will operate the new J.C. Lewis Lincoln and J.C. Lewis Mazda locations out … Continue reading “J.C. Lewis Has Acquired Fairway Lincoln Mazda”

Windy’s Preschool Drive-Thru Bridging Ceremony A Much-Appreciated Success

By Savannah Tribune | May 20, 2020

Greenbriar Children’s Center honored the pre-kindergarten graduates of Windy’s Preschool today with a drive-thru bridging ceremony in front of the school on Tattnall Street in downtown Savannah. The creatively staged celebration was held in lieu of the usual bridging ceremony Windy’s hosts annually, which had to be canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The staff, administrators and board members of … Continue reading “Windy’s Preschool Drive-Thru Bridging Ceremony A Much-Appreciated Success”

Little Richard: A Rock Legend Passes

By Savannah Tribune | May 20, 2020

Earlier this month, the world lost a rock n’ roll legend in Little Richard. Richard, born Richard Wayne Penniman in Macon’s Historic Pleasant Hill Neighborhood, passed away surrounded by family in his Nashville home at the age of 87. The Georgia native burst into the ‘60s rock scene with style. He stood out in the glitter rock era with his … Continue reading “Little Richard: A Rock Legend Passes”

Healthy Savannah Wins Statewide Recognition For Public Health Initiatives

By Savannah Tribune | May 20, 2020

Healthy Savannah is pleased to announce it has received statewide recognition from the Healthcare Georgia Foundation. The coalition has received the 2020 Joseph D. Greene Community Service Collaborative Award for its work to make Savannah a healthier place to live. “We are beyond thrilled to receive this recognition from the Healthcare Georgia Foundation,” said Paula Kreissler, Director of Healthy Living … Continue reading “Healthy Savannah Wins Statewide Recognition For Public Health Initiatives”

Union Mission Receives $7,500 Donation From Gulfstream Due to COVID-19

By Savannah Tribune | May 20, 2020

Union Mission received a generous $7,500 donation from Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation due to COVID-19. This donation will help fund the Emergency Services Programs that support 20 homeless women and children who reside at Magdalene Project and 70 men at Grace House. These programs focus on providing basic human needs including shelter, food, clothing, and transportation. In addition, this funding supports … Continue reading “Union Mission Receives $7,500 Donation From Gulfstream Due to COVID-19”

SCCPSS Board and Superintendent To Hold Workshop: The Road Ahead Videoconference

By Savannah Tribune | May 20, 2020

The Board of Education will hold a Special Called Workshop by Videoconference on Thursday, May 21, 2020. Due to the public health emergency declared by the Governor and confirmed by the General Assembly, the Board will continue to meet by videoconference. A called Workshop will be held on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 9:00am. Anyone wishing to observe the meeting … Continue reading “SCCPSS Board and Superintendent To Hold Workshop: The Road Ahead Videoconference”

Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia QuestFestTM Event to be Virtual

By Savannah Tribune | May 20, 2020

Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia’s 4th Annual QuestFestTM event goes virtual this year! Girl Scouts from across the country are invited to take part in this fun Girl Scout oriented scavenger hunt. Girls will participate, wherever they are, in 80+ quests that will inspire their creativity, encourage them to make a difference in their communities, and share an amazing experience … Continue reading “Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia QuestFestTM Event to be Virtual”

Senior Volunteer Program of EOA

By Savannah Tribune | May 20, 2020

Share your time and special talents with others, join the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of EOA, we need your help to help others. Through RSVP seniors 55 and older serve in various community organizations 1 to 40 hours per week. Choose where you want to serve from the many local agencies we are affiliated with. Qualifications are to be … Continue reading “Senior Volunteer Program of EOA”

Free Hearing Screenings Every Thursday

By Savannah Tribune | May 20, 2020

The Savannah Speech and Hearing Center, 1206 East 66th St., a nonprofit organization serving clients with speech pathology and audiology needs, offers free hearing screenings which are open to the public every Thursday from 9-11 a.m. Children ages three years old to adults of all ages are screened on a first-come, first-serve basis by a trained audiology assistant. If necessary, … Continue reading “Free Hearing Screenings Every Thursday”