Pittman Enterprise Joins Savannah Chapter of The Links, Inc. To Make $32,500 Donation to Tech for Kids, Campaign for Chromebooks

By Savannah Tribune | September 02, 2020

The Savannah (GA) Chapter, The Links, Incorporated, launched the Tech for Kids Campaign for Chromebooks in response to the Savannah Chatham Public School System’s decision to open the 2020- 21 school year as a virtual learning environment. Angela B. Young, Chapter President said Chapter members began discussing how they could make a difference in this community during the COVID pandemic. … Continue reading “Pittman Enterprise Joins Savannah Chapter of The Links, Inc. To Make $32,500 Donation to Tech for Kids, Campaign for Chromebooks”

IN MEMORIAM: Chadwick Boseman

By Savannah Tribune | September 02, 2020

The world is reeling from the loss of iconic actor Chadwick Boseman, who died Friday, August 28, after losing a private battle to colon cancer. Boseman died at home surrounded by his family. A statement released by his family said Boseman was diagnosed with stage three colon cancer in 2016 and the disease progressed to stage 4. Boseman endured countless … Continue reading “IN MEMORIAM: Chadwick Boseman”

Hungry Club Forum Celebrates National Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week

By Savannah Tribune | September 02, 2020

The Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc. (HCFS) will continue its annual focus on Community Economic Development and Minority Business Ownership and Development at its Saturday, September 5, 2020 Signature Roundtable and Open Forum entitled, “Upward and Forward: A Celebration of National Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week.” The communities of Savannah-Chatham County and surrounding areas are invited to participate in … Continue reading “Hungry Club Forum Celebrates National Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week”

SCCPSS Virtual Learning K-5 Twilight Program To Assist Families With Scheduling Difficulties

By Savannah Tribune | September 02, 2020

SCCPSS will offer a virtual learning TWILIGHT program for students in Grades K through 5. This additional option is being offered to help accommodate the scheduling needs of our families, as well as students in need of additional support. Live class sessions for the virtual learning TWILIGHT option will occur Monday-Friday from 4:30 pm-7:30 pm. All curriculum taught is aligned … Continue reading “SCCPSS Virtual Learning K-5 Twilight Program To Assist Families With Scheduling Difficulties”

Dr. Ann Linton of Abercorn Family Dentistry Celebrates 22 Years of Service

By Savannah Tribune | September 02, 2020

On August 1st 2020 Dr. Ann Linton, owner of Abercorn Family Dentistry celebrated 22 years of service to the City of Savannah and surrounding communities. Including the years Dr. Phyllis Mack practiced prior to retiring, this dental office has been in business for nearly 40 years. While our motto is “the business we’re in is grins,” our mission affirms our … Continue reading “Dr. Ann Linton of Abercorn Family Dentistry Celebrates 22 Years of Service”

Greenbriar Children’s Center Meets ‘Summer Days Double Plays’ Fundraising Goal

By Savannah Tribune | September 02, 2020

Greenbriar Children’s Center has met its “Summer Days Double Plays Challenge” fundraising goal to raise $15,000 by August 31. Greenbriar Children’s Center announced its “Summer Days Double Plays Challenge,” this past June as a matching fundraiser where participants’ gifts were matched, dollar for dollar, by a special group of supporters throughout the summer. The donors agreed to provide $7,500 which, … Continue reading “Greenbriar Children’s Center Meets ‘Summer Days Double Plays’ Fundraising Goal”

Back To School Giveaway Held

By Savannah Tribune | September 02, 2020

On Friday, August 21, The Moses Jackson Advancement Center held a Back-to-School Giveaway. A. Philip Randolph Youth In The Community West Savannah Committee Chair Ervenia Bowers along with the YMCA partnered with Moses Jackson Cen- ter to give away backpacks, school supplies, gift cards, p.a.c.k.’d. bags filled with delicious treats for the children and more. First District Alderwoman Bernetta Lanier, … Continue reading “Back To School Giveaway Held”

Judge Leroy Burke Retires

By Savannah Tribune | September 02, 2020

Presiding Judge LeRoy Burke, III retired on August 31, 2020 from the Chatham County Juvenile Court after serving 16 years on the bench. Previously, Judge Burke sat as a City of Savannah Recorder’s Court Judge for 11 years. Judge Burke has been an asset to the Chatham County community. His passion for the youth of Chatham Count is evident. He … Continue reading “Judge Leroy Burke Retires”

Senior Volunteer Program of EOA

By Savannah Tribune | September 02, 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 | September 02, 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”