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M.A.R.T.H.A., Inc. Foundation Presents The 2020 Precious Gems

By Savannah Tribune | November 25, 2020

On Sunday, November 15, 2020, at 4:00 p.m., Moving All Races To Higher Achievement, Incorporated (M.A.R.T.H.A.), the philanthropic fundraising arm of Gamma Sigma Omega Chapter, presented the 2019-2020 Precious Gems during a virtual celebration. The virtual experience entitled, Radiant Reflections; An Evening of Brilliance and Beauty was streamed live on the Chapter’s Facebook Page for public viewing. Ms. Kim Gusby, … Continue reading “M.A.R.T.H.A., Inc. Foundation Presents The 2020 Precious Gems”

STAY WOKE Savannah-Chatham County!

By Savannah Tribune | November 25, 2020

In March of 2019, Trigon encouraged African American Voters in Savannah Chatham County to become more involved in the election process. In 2019, African Americans were the majority in population and registered voters in the city of Savannah. This information was pushed to the forefront through Trigon’s voter participation movement, “Wake Up the Vote Savannah”. A new city council was … Continue reading “STAY WOKE Savannah-Chatham County!”

THANK YOU!

By Savannah Tribune | November 25, 2020

Thanksgiving break is this week, and I cannot express how excited I am for a week of relaxation. These past few weeks have been stressful and mentally taxing, and I think that we all deserve a break. The election, which feels like months ago, started November off with a BANG. During the week of the election, tensions were high at … Continue reading “THANK YOU!”

Greenbriar Children’s Center Celebrates Givingtuesday With A Match

By Savannah Tribune | November 25, 2020

This GivingTuesday, Greenbriar Children’s Center will inspire generosity by promoting a match campaign in the amount of $2,500. Every dollar donated to Greenbriar will be matched up to $2,500 on Dec. 1 only. GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement, unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and their world. GivingTuesday will kick off the generosity season … Continue reading “Greenbriar Children’s Center Celebrates Givingtuesday With A Match”

CAT To Close for Thanksgiving Holiday

By Savannah Tribune | November 25, 2020

Chatham Area Transit offices will be closed and all operations will be suspended on Thursday, Nov. 26, due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Services impacted include all fixed-route buses, CAT Mobility paratransit operations and the Savannah Belles Ferry. CAT’s ticket window at 610 West Oglethorpe Avenue and the customer service call center will be closed and customer service representatives will not … Continue reading “CAT To Close for Thanksgiving Holiday”

T-Mobile donates $5,000 to Savannah Youth Council

By Savannah Tribune | November 25, 2020

Last Friday, Mayor Van R. Johnson, II, announced and accepted a $5,000 donation from T-Mobile for the Savannah Youth Council (SYC). SYC plans to use this money to create a program to teach students the importance of building ethical social media skills and web-based campaign tactics. “These are vital skills for our youth to learn as it becomes increasingly important … Continue reading “T-Mobile donates $5,000 to Savannah Youth Council”

Savannah Chatham Public School System’s Own Launches Her Clothing Brand

By Savannah Tribune | November 25, 2020

Sabrea Seaborough is a creative genius that has been designing clothing for her dolls since the tender age of two. Now, at the age of five, she has launched her clothing brand, The Toddler Boss™ Collection. It’s a brand for toddlers designed by a toddler boss™ (a young entrepreneur). Gone are the days of the entrepreneur that normally reflect individuals … Continue reading “Savannah Chatham Public School System’s Own Launches Her Clothing Brand”

United Way Of The Coastal Empire Invites Proposals For 2021 Community Fund

By Savannah Tribune | November 25, 2020

United Way of the Coastal Empire invites nonprofits serving Bryan, Chatham, Effingham, and Liberty Counties to apply for its 2021 Community Fund. Funding proposals should specifically address emerging or growing community needs as a result of COVID-19, and/or inequitable access or outcomes in our priority areas of education, health, or financial stability. Interested organizations should review eligibility criteria and instructions … Continue reading “United Way Of The Coastal Empire Invites Proposals For 2021 Community Fund”

Shelter From The Rain Announces A Holiday Fundraiser

By Savannah Tribune | November 25, 2020

Shelter From The Rain, a local nonprofit, is proud to announce that they will be hosting an online fundraiser to support single mothers in Savannah. Due to the pandemic, the organization is unable to host their annual Christmas Concert in person this year. In an effort to stay safe during the holiday season, the organization has transformed their annual Christmas … Continue reading “Shelter From The Rain Announces A Holiday Fundraiser”

Broadway Star Phillip Boykin to Perform in A Christmas Cabaret

By Savannah Tribune | November 25, 2020

Broadway Star Phillip Boykin to perform in Savannah Sip, Savor and tis the season: A Christmas Cabaret, December 10 at Victory North Savannah (www.victorynorthsavannah.com) Tickets sipsavorandtistheseason. eventbrite.com/? aff= RogerMoss- Guests Two-time Tony Award nominee Phillip Boykin (Once on this Island, Porgy and Bess) brings a touch of Broadway to Savannah in a unique Christmas Cabaret, Thursday, December 10 at Victory … Continue reading “Broadway Star Phillip Boykin to Perform in A Christmas Cabaret”