Beyond the Bell Macon-Bibb, in partnership with Union Baptist Church, invites residents of Macon-Bibb County to a community-wide health fair titled “Catch the Wellness Wave”. This free event will take place from 11 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 22 at Union Baptist Church, 1137 Kitchens Street Macon, GA 31217. This public health fair will have free food, community outreach information, free health services, and fun for the whole family.Continue reading
MARY’S PLACE SEXUAL ASSAULT CENTER OF THE COASTAL EMPIRE INC. CALLS ON LOCAL BUSINESSES TO WEAR ‘JEANS FOR JUSTICE’ THIS APRIL
In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Mary’s Place Advocacy Prevention and Sexual Assault Center (formerly Rape Crisis Center) is calling on the local community to take action and spread awareness by participating in the annual Jeans for Justice movement this April.Continue reading
HSF’S “PEOPLE, PLACES AND STORIES” LECTURE SERIES WELCOMES ARDIS WOOD – MAR. 23
Historic Savannah Foundation (HSF) will host Ardis Wood, preservationist, advocate, artist, and founder of the local affiliate of Scenic America, as the next presenter in their “People, Places and Stories that Define Savannah” lecture series.Continue reading
FAMILY PROMISE LAUNCHES FUNDRAISING “HOOPS FOR HOUSING” RAFFLE FOR MARCH MADNESS
SAVANNAH, GEORGIA – FEBRUARY 24, 2023 – Throughout the month of March, Family Promise of the Coastal Empire is introducing a new fundraiser, “Hoops for Housing,” with a March-madness-themed raffle.
Daily raffle drawings with a vast variety of enticing prizes will allow participants many chances to win, all leading up to the grand drawing on March 31 – with a cash prize of $10,000. Family Promise will announce the winner, who will be contacted to ensure they receive their prizes, each day on its website and social media platforms.
Family Promise has partnered with local organizations and companies to collect 30 raffle prizes, ranging from gift cards to experiences and must-have items culminating in the big cash prize on March 31. All raffle proceeds received during the month of March will support the nonprofit organization’s mission of offering help, hope, and hospitality to homeless families with children in our communities. Participants can purchase as many raffle tickets as they’d like, with the chances of them winning increasing with each ticket bought.
“We are thrilled to be launching this raffle fundraiser and can’t wait to share March Madness with our community,” said Family Promise of the Coastal Empire Executive Director Katrina Bostick. “This is such a fun and easy way to plug in and support Family Promise, with each ticket only costing $25. We encourage the community to buy their tickets and follow along with us through March!” Raffle tickets are $25 and can be purchased on Family Promise’s website at www.familypromisece.org/hoops-for-housing. For more information or questions regarding raffle tickets or donations, please contact Katrina Bostick at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Family Promise of the Coastal Empire serves Bryan, Chatham, Effingham and Liberty Counties. The organization’s mission is to offer help, hope, and hospitality to homeless families with children in our communities. For more information about the organization, please visit www.familypromisece.org.
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DAVENPORT HOUSE MUSEUM ANNOUNCES AN EXCITING SLATE OF SPRINGTIME PROGRAMS
The Davenport House Museum, located at 324 E. State Street, plans four spring programs beginning in March and running through May, which is National Preservation Month. Programs include “Tea at the Davenports’” in March, the “Discovering 1820s Savannah” Walking Tour in April, and the “Early Bird’s Preservation Walking Tour of the Landmark Historic District’s East Side” and “Springtime Tea at the Davenports” in May. All events begin at 323 E. Broughton Street which is the Davenport House Museum Entrance and Shop.Continue reading
LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE FOR MARCH 2 & 3 GEORGIA TECH-SAVANNAH’S FREE, IN-PERSON OSHA TRAINING SEMINARS ON HEALTH HAZARDS AND SAFER CHEMICALS
Georgia Tech-Savannah has announced two free, in-person OSHA training courses. “OSHA 7225: Transitioning to Safer Chemicals” will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 2 and “OSHA 7205: Health Hazard Awareness” will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Friday, March 3. Both courses will be presented at the Georgia Tech Savannah Campus, located at 210 Technology Circle in Savannah.Continue reading
JOURNEY & TOTO AT THE ENMARKET ARENA
I am a devoted fan of 1980s rock music and find it interesting to see how much the UK and USA have in common during this musical era. I was therefore very excited when my husband surprised me at Christmas with the gift of tickets for last week’s concert – Journey and Toto on tour!Continue reading
SAVANNAH CLASSICAL ACADEMY AWARDED $26,000 STEAM PROGRAMS GRANT BY GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE CORPORATION
Savannah Classical Academy (SCA) has received a $26,000 grant from Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. to support the continuation and growth of its science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics (STEAM) programs.Continue reading
VETERAN-CENTRIC REAL ESTATE COMPANY LAUNCHES IN SOUTH CAROLINA TO HELP MILITARY FAMILIES BUILD FINANCIAL SECURITY
Today, veteran-owned real estate company, American Veteran Properties (AVP) expands its presence to South Carolina to help military families enjoy homeownership and build financial security. AVP is also pleased to welcome South Carolina native and new agent Erin Carraway to the team. Like AVP’s CEO and other agents, Carraway is also a veteran, who understands the specific needs and experiences of the clients.Continue reading
TICKETS ARE ON SALE FOR THE 2023 ATP SAVANNAH CHALLENGER TENNIS TOURNAMENT – APR. 24-30
The Savannah Challenger, a professional tennis event hosted by the Landings Club, returns for its 13th year from April 24 – 30, 2023.Continue reading