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Chatham County Democratic Committee General Membership Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

If you support the principles of the Democratic Party, then you are invited to attend a regularly scheduled Chatham County Democratic Committee general membership meeting on Wednesday, March 27 at 6:30. Meetings are held at The McKelvey-Powell Building located at 714 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd (3rd Floor) Attendance is open to the public, and you need not be a … Continue reading “Chatham County Democratic Committee General Membership Meeting”

Participate In Drumfolk Event With Riddimic Rescue And Step Afrika!

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

The Riddimic Rescue: Drumfolk Shout + Music Society, in collaboration with the international body-percussion performance ensemble STEP AFRIKA!, will be holding a special participatory event on March 28, 2019 at 7 PM in the Parish Hall of The Collegiate Church of St. Paul the Apostle at the corner of E. 34th St. and Abercorn St. in Savannah, Georgia. The event … Continue reading “Participate In Drumfolk Event With Riddimic Rescue And Step Afrika!”

St. Joseph’s/Candler Offering Scholarships To Weeklong Camp

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

Camp Adam Fisher teaches kids about managing their diabetes while they enjoy a classic summer camp experience St. Joseph’s/Candler is participating in this summer’s Camp Adam Fisher and wants to help children with diabetes enjoy the camp at no cost. Camp Adam Fisher is a weeklong overnight camp for children with diabetes, their brothers, sisters and friends ages 6-17. Kids … Continue reading “St. Joseph’s/Candler Offering Scholarships To Weeklong Camp”

Alpha Phi Alpha Fish Fry to Benefit School Mentoring Groups

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. – Beta Phi Lambda Chapter will sponsor a Fish Fry on Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 10:30AM – 3:00PM at the Charles Henry Chapman Memorial Community Garden (Directly across from 3112 Lincoln Street–Thunderbolt, GA). Dinners will include fish fillets, yellow rice, potato salad, green beans, dessert and beverage. Cost of the dinners is $10.00. Proceeds … Continue reading “Alpha Phi Alpha Fish Fry to Benefit School Mentoring Groups”

Small Church With A Big Heart

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

The 50th Street Church of Christ Youth Ministry ended 2018 in the same spirit of love, activities and charitable giving in which it began. Under the direction of Youth Minister Bro. Marvin Johnson, the year was full of successful youth projects. In January a vision board craft project that encouraged the youth to set goals and acknowledge their individual visions … Continue reading “Small Church With A Big Heart”

When Is The Debt Paid?

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

In 2018 over 600 persons released from Georgia Department of Corrections facilities returned to Chatham County. For many of them the maze of community reintegration is hopelessly never ending. Drug charges may prohibit them from public housing, Food Stamps, or Student Loans. And, in Georgia, persons on probation or parole can’t vote on matters that impact them. With so many … Continue reading “When Is The Debt Paid?”

Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

On Sunday, March 17, 2019 members of the Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated took part in the “Sports Banquet” for the Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club of Savannah, Ga. The banquet honored children ranging from ages 4-12 for their outstanding achievement in football, basketball, and cheerlead- ing. Volunteer efforts consisted of serving food to over … Continue reading “Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club”

SCCPSS Teacher Recognized As National LifeChanger

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

Woodville Tompkins teacher Bertha Delgadillo was surprised in her classroom Friday when she found out she is one of just fifteen educators nationwide chosen to be recognized as a LifeChanger of the Year by the National Life Group Foundation. She will receive a $3,000 award – $1500 for herself and $1500 for her school. LifeChanger of the Year recognizes and … Continue reading “SCCPSS Teacher Recognized As National LifeChanger”

Sol C. Johnson Class of “69 To Hold 50th Class Reunion

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

The Sol. C.Johnson Class of 1969 is planning a 50th year class reunion. Come join us and invite a classmate. Monthly meetings every 1st Saturday, 12pm@ W.W. Law Center, 909 E. Bolton St., Savannah, Ga.

Wanted! Beach High School Class of 1953

By Savannah Tribune | March 20, 2019

If you or someone you know is a member of the Beach Hi Class of 1953, please e-mail your address to Leonard Law at llawjr58@aol.com or Joe Morrison at mrgeorgejmorrison@gmail.com. When replying, please provide the name and e-mail address where you can be reached and we will send details of the event to you. Time is of essence so please … Continue reading “Wanted! Beach High School Class of 1953”