Deltas Recognize Outstanding Women In The Community

By Savannah Tribune | August 19, 2020

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Savannah Alumnae Chapter recognized several women who have made significant contributions in the community as a part of its annual May Week Celebration. Several outstanding women were recognized “virtually” on the chapter’s website in lure of the chapter’s annual May Week public program. The women who were honored included: Dawn Baker, Journalist: Founder of Dawn’s … Continue reading “Deltas Recognize Outstanding Women In The Community”

The Atlanta Black Chamber Young Entrepreneur Collaborate Spotlights Martin Chaplin

By Savannah Tribune | August 19, 2020

Martin Chaplin is self-described serial entrepreneur. After moving to Atlanta In 2013, from Savannah, GA, Martin took full advantage of the opportunities and resources of this great city. Since being here, he has co-founded an email marketing firm(Zelos Automation), a STEM-based Mentor Group for Black males(S.Q.U.A.D INC.) and more recently an ED-tech and ED innovation Coalition ( ImaginED GA). Along … Continue reading “The Atlanta Black Chamber Young Entrepreneur Collaborate Spotlights Martin Chaplin”

Senior Citizens, Inc. Announces New Board Members

By Savannah Tribune | August 19, 2020

Senior Citizens, Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people age successfully, is pleased to announce three new members to the board of directors. Joining the board for a three-year term are: • Howard Bacon, retired Corporate Director of Transportation, International Paper; • Tracy O’Connell, Partner, Ellis, Painter, Ratterree & Adams Law Firm • Steve Pound, Vice President, Human Resources, … Continue reading “Senior Citizens, Inc. Announces New Board Members”

Savannah Branch NAACP to Host Presumptive Chatham CountyCandidates; Branch Election Process Explanation

By Savannah Tribune | August 19, 2020

On Sunday, August 23, at 4 pm, the Savannah Branch NAACP will hold its Mass Meeting remotely as a zoom webinar. Invited to attend and speak are once-contested Chatham County candidates who successfully won their primaries/runoffs, and who have no opposition in the November General Election. Those candidates include Bobby Lockett, Chatham County Commission District 3; Tanya Milton, District 5; … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP to Host Presumptive Chatham CountyCandidates; Branch Election Process Explanation”

Waters College of Health Professions to Offer Certificate, College Credits For Soldiers

By Savannah Tribune | August 19, 2020

The Waters College of Health Professions at Georgia Southern University is helping soldiers with the 3rd Infantry Division (ID) rank up their readiness by offering a new Tactical Athlete Certificate (TAC) program. This program is designed to help soldiers improve their performance, avoid musculoskeletal injuries in physical training, and receive college credits and points toward promotions. The program comprises three … Continue reading “Waters College of Health Professions to Offer Certificate, College Credits For Soldiers”

ACLU of Georgia Releases 2020 Legislative Scorecard on Reproductive Rights

By Savannah Tribune | August 19, 2020

Yesterday, the ACLU of Georgia released its 2020 Legislative Scorecard on Reproductive Rights to provide a comprehensive look at recent reproductive and women’s rights legislation in the state. To ensure a thorough review of the state’s reproductive justice and women’s rights bills, the ACLU of Georgia scored eight bills covering a variety of related issues dating back to 2012. Each … Continue reading “ACLU of Georgia Releases 2020 Legislative Scorecard on Reproductive Rights”

Senior Volunteer Program of EOA

By Savannah Tribune | August 19, 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 | August 19, 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 firstcome, first-serve basis by a trained audiology assistant. If necessary, … Continue reading “Free Hearing Screenings Every Thursday”

Virtual Meal Delivery Service begins August 19th for SCCPSS Families

By Savannah Tribune | August 19, 2020

Based on the exceptional circumstances relating to the declaration of a public health emergency due to COVID-19 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, USDA is providing additional flexibilities in an effort to support access nutritious meals while minimizing potential exposure to the novel coronavirus (COVID– 19). SCCPSS School Food and Nutrition has received several waivers to provide … Continue reading “Virtual Meal Delivery Service begins August 19th for SCCPSS Families”

Lindsey Nix Hired as Digital Director for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Bay Street Realty Group

By Savannah Tribune | August 19, 2020

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Bay Street Realty Group and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Cora Bett Thomas Realty recently hired Lindsey Nix as Digital Director. Nix was the former Marketing Director for Cora Bett Thomas Realty. In May 2020, Cora Bett Thomas Realty was acquired by Bay Street Realty Group. In her new role, Nix will direct all website, digital and agent … Continue reading “Lindsey Nix Hired as Digital Director for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Bay Street Realty Group”