St. Joseph’s/Candler Makes Major New Investment In Home Ownership Program With The City of Savannah

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

St. Joseph’s/ Candler has more than doubled its annual investment in the highly successful home ownership down payment assistance program with the City of Savannah. “We have had such a phenomenal response to this program and dozens of families now have their own homes,” said Paul P. Hinchey, President & CEO of St. Joseph’s/Candler. “But because we have so many … Continue reading “St. Joseph’s/Candler Makes Major New Investment In Home Ownership Program With The City of Savannah”

Savannah Music Festival Announces Gene Dobbs Bradford As Incoming Executive Director

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

Following a sixmonth international search, the Savannah Music Festival (SMF) Board of Directors announces the hire of seasoned arts executive Gene Dobbs Bradford as incoming Executive Director. Bradford leaves his longtime position of President & CEO of Jazz St. Louis for this role, and will begin full time in February of 2022, attending pre-season special events and working remotely with … Continue reading “Savannah Music Festival Announces Gene Dobbs Bradford As Incoming Executive Director”

Georgia Expands Personal Finance Education For All Students

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

Georgia is making changes to ensure all students receive more personal finance instruction they can apply to their daily lives after high school. The State Board of Education today approved State School Superintendent Richard Woods’ proposed revisions to the current high school Economics course, which significantly expand the amount of personal finance instruction every Georgia high school student receives. During … Continue reading “Georgia Expands Personal Finance Education For All Students”

Buy Local Savannah Presents 2021 Membership Awards

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

Buy Local Savannah presented its 2021 Membership Awards during its annual Holly Jolly Holiday Party on Tuesday, December 7 at Ghost Coast Distillery. Buy Local recognized three outstanding members for their accomplishments and growth throughout the year. This year’s award recipients were Brian Judson of Best Business Brokers, who was honored with Advocate of the Year; SAVtakeOut, which was awarded … Continue reading “Buy Local Savannah Presents 2021 Membership Awards”

Center Parc Returns As Sponsor of Greenbriar’s Holiday Gift Wrap Fundraiser

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

Center Parc Credit Union returns to sponsor the Greenbriar Children’s Center annual Gift Wrap Center starting December 10 at Oglethorpe Mall this upcoming holiday season. The gift-wrapping service is the largest fundraiser of the year for Greenbriar, which offers an emergency shelter for children, along with early childhood education and family preservation and support services. The gift wrap service will … Continue reading “Center Parc Returns As Sponsor of Greenbriar’s Holiday Gift Wrap Fundraiser”

Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Services Hires New Executive Director

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Services recently hired Desmond Crayton as the new Executive Director as the organization continues to support homeless, runaway, and at-risk youth in Chatham County. Crayton will succeed Julie Wade, who held the position for five years. “I’m extremely excited to become a resident of Savannah and to begin serving as the Executive Director of Park … Continue reading “Park Place Outreach Youth Emergency Services Hires New Executive Director”

City Host Grant Center Groundbreaking Ceremony

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

The City of Savannah held a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Grant Center on Monday, Dec. 13, The city council approved a $3.8 million construction contract in September to improve the Grant and Moses Jackson centers. The Grant Center improvements are funded by SPLOST VI and SPLOST VII. The new Grant Center will have a 10,000 square-foot gym with a … Continue reading “City Host Grant Center Groundbreaking Ceremony”

“EYE CARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

As we enter the end of the year and this holiday season, take a moment and reflect back to find something good that has happened to us in the terms of our health. Perhaps you were able to control your blood pressure or diabetes better, or maybe you got a clean bill of health from your annual physical. Hopefully, you … Continue reading ““EYE CARE” FOR YOU”

Holiday Tours At First Bryan Baptist Church

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

Historical Tours December 18th *12-2pm Tour Guide: Georgia Benton * National Trust for Historic Preservation Leadership Forum Group Head representing Historic First Bryan Baptist Church Christmas in Yamacraw Just 12 years after the Declaration of Independence, First Bryan Baptist Church was organized in 1788 and now resides on the oldest continuous parcel of real estate owned by African Americans in … Continue reading “Holiday Tours At First Bryan Baptist Church”

Beach High School Class of 1971 Celebrates 50th Anniversary

By Savannah Tribune | December 15, 2021

The 1971 Class of A. E Beach High School will celebrate its 50th Class Reunion Friday and Saturday December 17 and 18th. Reception and dinner will be held at Crosswinds Golf Club, located at 232 James B. Blackburn Dr. beginning at 6p.m. Friday night evening. Saturday, December 18th a Picnic at Daffin Park will be held starting at noon. For … Continue reading “Beach High School Class of 1971 Celebrates 50th Anniversary”