Social and Community News

The Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute 2022 Summer Program Is Accepting Applications

By Savannah Tribune | June 22, 2022

It’s Here! Time To Register! The Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute is a one-week summer program June 27-July 1, 2022 for youth ages 12 to 16 years from 9 AM – 5 PM A stimulating week of interactive activities awaits youth who would like to discover and sharpen their leadership skills. The Institute is accepting applications for this year’s … Continue reading “The Earl T. Shinhoster Youth Leadership Institute 2022 Summer Program Is Accepting Applications”

Savannah Charms Celebrate Founders ’Month and Induct Three New Members

By Savannah Tribune | June 22, 2022

Charms, Inc., a civic, cultural and social organization, was chartered sixty years ago in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania when a group of young women decided to make a difference in their community. Donations were made to families and organizations in need. This spirit of humanitarianism soon spread to other localities and today there are 22 chapters of Charms, Inc. across the United … Continue reading “Savannah Charms Celebrate Founders ’Month and Induct Three New Members”

Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. Celebrates 84th Chapter Anniversary

By Savannah Tribune | June 22, 2022

The officers and members of Nu Chapter of Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. invite you to celebrate our 84th Chapter Anniversary “Vert en Blanc” Gala with us. (ALL WHITE AFFAIR) This event will take place at 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum located at 460 Martin Luther King … Continue reading “Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. Celebrates 84th Chapter Anniversary”

Historic St. Philip AME Church Celebrates 157th Anniversary

By Savannah Tribune | June 22, 2022

Historic St. Philip AME Church “On the Boulevard” will celebrate 157 years of service to the Savannah community on Sunday, June 26, 2022. This special worship service will be held in the church sanctuary at 10:00 A.M. The church is located at 613 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard. The guest preacher for this occasion is our recently appointed Presiding Elder, … Continue reading “Historic St. Philip AME Church Celebrates 157th Anniversary”

SCCPSS Communication Staff Receives National Recognition

By Savannah Tribune | June 22, 2022

The SCCPSS Division of Communications has received ten 2022 Publications and Digital Media Excellence awards from the National School Public Relations Association – recognition in each category staff entered. The Publications and Digital Media Awards contest is open to all public or private schools or districts, including special schools such as vocational technical institutes, regional or county education service agencies, … Continue reading “SCCPSS Communication Staff Receives National Recognition”

Jubilee Sunday Celebrated At Butler Church

By Savannah Tribune | June 22, 2022

Butler Memorial Presbyterian Church, (USA) introduces its new minister and his wife, Rev. and Mrs. Stephen Robertson during the Jubilee Celebration. The Savannah community is being invited to join us in worship on Sunday, July 3, 2022, at 11:00 a.m., as its members exultantly welcome their new pastor. Rev. Robertson, a graduate of Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, California, proudly states … Continue reading “Jubilee Sunday Celebrated At Butler Church”

Healthy Corner Store Initiative Welcomes A 7th- Store Bringing Produce To Savannah’s Underserved Communities

By Savannah Tribune | June 22, 2022

Healthy Savannah works to make the healthy choice the easy choice for community members. The Healthy Corner Store Initiative is a key component in ensuring that community members have access to healthy options at local retailers. This initiative encourages local corner store owners to begin stocking fresh fruits and vegetables for their customers. Over time, Healthy Savannah hopes to add … Continue reading “Healthy Corner Store Initiative Welcomes A 7th- Store Bringing Produce To Savannah’s Underserved Communities”

Leadership Southeast Georgia Seeks Nominations For Class of 2023

By Savannah Tribune | June 22, 2022

The professional development and leadership program empowers participants to address regional challenges and capitalize on common opportunities. Leadership Southeast Georgia (LSEGA) is seeking nominations for civic, nonprofit, and business leaders across the 10-county Southeast Georgia region to join the 2023 class of its leadership program. The deadline to submit an application is Wednesday, August 31. LSEGA gathers a diverse cohort … Continue reading “Leadership Southeast Georgia Seeks Nominations For Class of 2023”

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Presents 2021 Debutantes

By Savannah Tribune | June 22, 2022

Beta Phi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is proud to announce the 2021 Debutante class. Since 1945, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Beta Phi Lambda Chapter (Savannah, GA) has presented Debutantes to society. Throughout the past 77 years we have maintained this rich cultural tradition. Despite the challenges presented by COVID-19, the chapter continued with the 2021 … Continue reading “Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Presents 2021 Debutantes”

Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc Nu Chapter Presents The 2022 – 2023 Executive Board

By Savannah Tribune | June 22, 2022

L-R: President, Soror Lashawn Shuman; 1st Vice President, Soror Stephanie Anderson; 2nd Vice President, Soror Lisa Washington; Recording Secretary, Soror Marti Baker; Corresponding Secretary, Soror Latoya Frazier; Financial Secretary, Soror Monica Bryant; Treasurer, Soror Latrice Parker Cooper; Journalist/Historian, Soror Lisa Barnes; Dean of Intake, Soror Ursula Jackson-Green