United Way Of The Coastal Empire Sets $8 Million Community Campaign Goal

By Savannah Tribune | September 16, 2020

The United Way of the Coastal Empire kicked-off its 2020 annual fundraising with a goal of $8 million. Typically, kick-off means a big event with hundreds of donors and volunteers gathering at the Savannah Civic Center. Due to the pandemic, the organization celebrated the campaign entirely via social media and with creative support from local media friends. Funds raised from … Continue reading “United Way Of The Coastal Empire Sets $8 Million Community Campaign Goal”

Judge Roxanne Formey Sworn In As New Juvenile Court Judge

By Savannah Tribune | September 16, 2020

On Monday, August 31, 2020, a chapter closed for Judge LeRoy Burke, III as he retired from the Chatham County Juvenile Court. At the same time, a new chapter began as the new Juvenile Court Judge Roxanne Formey was sworn in. Judge Formey previously serviced as Judge/ Court Administrator and Clerk of Court for the Magistrate Court of Chatham County … Continue reading “Judge Roxanne Formey Sworn In As New Juvenile Court Judge”

The 18th SmartWomen Event Goes Virtual

By Savannah Tribune | September 16, 2020

Just because there is a pandemic doesn’t mean uninsured and underinsured women don’t need important breast health services, so the St. Joseph’s/Candler Smart- Women event will take place virtually this year at www.sjcsmartwomen.org. SmartWomen is an annual fundraiser for St. Joseph’s/Candler’s Mary Telfair Women’s Hospital, which includes the Mammography Fund at Telfair Pavilion that provides mammograms and other breast care … Continue reading “The 18th SmartWomen Event Goes Virtual”

Black Voters Matter Fund: GA Secretary Of State Announcement Is A Distraction From Real Injustice

By Savannah Tribune | September 16, 2020

LaTosha Brown and Cliff Albright, co-founders of Black Voters Matter Fund, issued the following statement in response Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger’s announcement alleging more than 1,000 instances of “double voting”: “The announcement from Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger shows just how desperate Republicans are to undermine the November election. Secretary Raffensperger’s accusations of socalled ‘double voting’ play … Continue reading “Black Voters Matter Fund: GA Secretary Of State Announcement Is A Distraction From Real Injustice”

Savannah-Safe Jazz Festival Livestreaming Worldwide to Lift Spirits Amidst COVID-19

By Savannah Tribune | September 16, 2020

The Savannah Safe Jazz Festival will arrive on Sept. 23-27, lifting spirits worldwide as it is held online for the first time amidst the ongoing pandemic of COVID-19. Savannah- Safe Jazz Festival of 2020 will not stick to its usual script of drawing in tens of thousands of visitors from all over the world to gather at Forsyth Park. Instead, … Continue reading “Savannah-Safe Jazz Festival Livestreaming Worldwide to Lift Spirits Amidst COVID-19”

Park Place Outreach Raises $13K During Derby Delivered Benefit

By Savannah Tribune | September 16, 2020

Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Services recently hosted a Derby Delivered event which raised $13,000 in partnership with The Olde Pink House and Woodford Reserve. Derby packages were delivered directly to attendees’ homes and served by The Olde Pink House employees and Park Place Outreach volunteers. Derby packages included pre-batched mint julep by Woodford Reserve, a 2020 Derby Bottle of … Continue reading “Park Place Outreach Raises $13K During Derby Delivered Benefit”

Pastor Quentin J. Morris, Sr. Celebrates 8th Pastoral Anniversary

By Savannah Tribune | September 16, 2020

On Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 1:00PM, a drive-by appreciation for Pastor Quentin and Sis. Monina Morris and family will be held to celebrate their eight years of working in God’s vineyard at Tremont Temple Missionary Baptist Church. The COVID-19 pandemic may have separated members from attending service at the site, but because church is within our hearts and service … Continue reading “Pastor Quentin J. Morris, Sr. Celebrates 8th Pastoral Anniversary”

Tompkins High School Class of 1966

By Savannah Tribune | September 16, 2020

Tompkins High School Class of 1966 will have a class meeting on Saturday, September 19th at 5p.m. via phone conference. The number will be texted to you. Any problems call your president at (912) 236-7357. Thank you.

“Election 2020” WAKE UP THE VOTE

By Savannah Tribune | September 16, 2020

On September 1, 2020, the Georgia Secretary of State Voter Registration Statistics Page showed that Chatham County had 192,879 registered voters. The deadline to register for the November 3, 2020 General Election online is Monday, October 5, 2020. The deadline for registering by mail to vote is (postmarked by) Monday, October 5, 2020. The deadline to register in person to … Continue reading ““Election 2020” WAKE UP THE VOTE”

Senior Volunteer Program of EOA Share your time

By Savannah Tribune | September 16, 2020

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 55, want to … Continue reading “Senior Volunteer Program of EOA Share your time”