Jill Biden Rallies In Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | October 28, 2020

Over 100 cars and trucks rallied Monday night at Savannah State University, the oldest historically black college in Georgia, to cheer and honk their vehicles for Jill Biden on behalf of her husband Joe Biden and his running mate US Senator Kamala Harris. “Are you ready to VOTE? This is the week to get it done. Make the plan today. … Continue reading “Jill Biden Rallies In Savannah”

Robert James, II Elected NBA Chairman

By Savannah Tribune | October 28, 2020

Attorney Robert E. James, II, of Carver State Bank was elected Chairman of the National Bankers Association (NBA), the Washington, DC headquartered trade association that represents our nation’s minority-owned banks. The election took place on October 13, 2020, during the business session of the NBA Convention that was held virtually. James, II succeeds Kenneth Kelly of First Independence Bank of … Continue reading “Robert James, II Elected NBA Chairman”

United Way Of The Coastal Empire’s Annual Campaign Hits 41% Of Goal

By Savannah Tribune | October 28, 2020

With four weeks remaining until the campaign’s conclusion, 2020 Campaign Chair Chief Terry Enoch announced that United Way of the Coastal Empire has raised $3,242,106 or 41 percent toward the annual fundraising goal of $8 million. The results were reported yesterday during the Mid-Campaign Rally outside at Starland Yard, following public health guidelines. Funds raised from this annual campaign are … Continue reading “United Way Of The Coastal Empire’s Annual Campaign Hits 41% Of Goal”

Southwest Airlines Announces Intent to Serve Savannah/Hilton Head International

By Savannah Tribune | October 28, 2020

The Savannah Airport Commission is pleased to announce that Southwest Airlines has plans to begin service at Savannah/Hilton Head International (SAV) in 2021. “We are thrilled to announce our intent to begin service at Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport in 2021,” said Steve Goldberg, Senior Vice President Operations and Hospitality, Southwest Airlines. “At Southwest, we’re known for our Southwest Hospitality, and … Continue reading “Southwest Airlines Announces Intent to Serve Savannah/Hilton Head International”

Carver Selected for Bank of America Investment

By Savannah Tribune | October 28, 2020

On June 2, Bank of America made a $1 billion, four-year commitment to advance racial equality and economic opportunity, of which $50 million is dedicated to support minority depository institutions (MDIs) and community development financial institution (CDFI) banks. As part of that commitment, on October 26, 2020, Bank of America announced that it has completed equity investments in ten of … Continue reading “Carver Selected for Bank of America Investment”

Savannah Branch NAACP 2020 Days of Giving Campaign

By Savannah Tribune | October 28, 2020

During the month of October, the Savannah Branch NAACP invites its membership, supporters and sponsors to participate in its 2020 Days of Giving Campaign. Because the Annual Freedom Fund Awards Banquet, the Branch’s largest fundraiser, has been canceled due to pandemic, the Freedom Fund Committee has asked its supporters to donate to the Branch as one would have normally for … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP 2020 Days of Giving Campaign”

Praying and Politics

By Savannah Tribune | October 28, 2020

Prayer is a mandate! Did you vote? Did you pray and will you pray for our leaders? It’s praying time and prayer is always in season! There are many Christians who are concerned about the outcome of many areas of this year’s nationwide elections, especially the presidential election. If you listened to the political speeches, you know that the Christian … Continue reading “Praying and Politics”

Weichert, Realtors – Coastal Properties Welcomes Realtor Tomeca McPherson

By Savannah Tribune | October 28, 2020

Weichert, Realtors – Coastal Properties is proud to announce the addition of Tomeca McPherson to their real estate team. Tomeca will be working out of the Savannah office. Tomeca McPherson is a proud native of Savannah, Ga. She was born and raised on the Eastside of Savannah. Tomeca has a remarkably diverse career background. She previously worked in the healthcare … Continue reading “Weichert, Realtors – Coastal Properties Welcomes Realtor Tomeca McPherson”

Mercy Housing Begins Final Phase of Savannah Gardens

By Savannah Tribune | October 28, 2020

Mercy Housing Southeast announced recently the commencement of its final phase of construction at Savannah Gardens, located on Savannah’s historic east side. More than 10 years ago, Mercy Housing Southeast teamed with Savannah’s Community Housing Services Agency, Inc. (CHSA) and the City of Savannah to redevelop a 44-acre site formerly known as Strathmore Estates. The sixth and final phase of … Continue reading “Mercy Housing Begins Final Phase of Savannah Gardens”

VOTE

By Savannah Tribune | October 28, 2020

Seven days. There are seven more days until the election and it is all hands on deck. Millions of Americans have voted already and as we enter this crucial point in our country’s history, we must remember to exercise our rights and vote. According to the US Census Bureau, Black voter participation decreased for the first time in 20 years … Continue reading “VOTE”