The Savannah Chapter of Charms, Inc. hosted a Charm School at Sol C. Johnson High School.
The participants were young ladies who are current students at Johnson High.
Mrs. Gail Brown, a counselor at the school worked diligently enrolling the female participants.
The workshops wereheld Saturday, April 25, 2009 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon.
The Charm School was divided into three workshops: Interviewing Tips presented by Mrs. Octavia Winbush Thomas of Ellabell, GA; Introductions (Formal and Informal) presented by Ms. Toiwanna S. Williams of Lithonia, GA; and Basic Wardrobe Planning presented by Charm Leona Henley- Williams.
The participants were very intrigued and attentive.
Based on the comments obtained from the young ladies, and the positive feedback received, the Charms will return on next year with more workshops.
The Savannah Chapter of Charms in attendance were Charm Dorothy Speed, President; Charm Edith Merritt, Financial Secretary; Charm Martha Hicks, Treasurer; Charm Sadie Patrick, Historian; Charm Francie Benyard, Parliamentarian; Charm Leona Henley Williams, Immediate Past President; Charm Valarie F. West, Chaplain and Program Chairperson, and Charm Davida Wood.
Ms. Elaine West of Lithonia, GA also assisted with the refreshments.