REACH Status Report

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How H.O.P.E. Is Closing the Gap on Savannah-Chatham’s Health Disparities

A status report on the $3.4 Million Racial and Ethnic Approach to Community Health (REACH) grant’s projects, partners and priorities.

(SAVANNAH, GA) In March 2020, everything changed. The Coronavirus crippled the American economy and many who were already living below the poverty line were hit hard. Sources of income dried up and service organizations that had helped in times past were hampered by shutdowns and emergency restrictions.

Meanwhile, in Savannah, a group of agencies and individuals working on a project called H.O.P.E. wondered what would happen to the program and to those who needed its services. Read More

Creative Coast Workshop with Marjorie Young: 3 Strategies to Increase Word of Mouth

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(SAVANNAH, GA) On Monday, July 20, 2020, from 12 PM – 1 PM, Creative Coast will host Marjorie Young, founder of Carriage Trade Public Relations for a free lunchtime workshop webinar. Marjorie will speak on three strategies to increase your visibility, credibility, and positive buzz in the community and online.

Marjorie founded Carriage Trade Public Relations® Inc., in 1995. Hers was the first PR firm in the Savannah area to embrace online PR. In 2013, the Savannah Morning News named Carriage Trade PR Small Business of the Year and in 2011, named Marjorie as Savannah’s Community Star. Marjorie also won Entrepreneur of the Year from the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce in 2006.

As the author of the REPUTATION MATRIX™, Marjorie holds frequent PR boot camps and monthly online coaching webinars.

“The goal of this webinar is to empower business owners and nonprofit organizations to take control of their social media, brand, and message. Ninety-two percent of new business comes from positive word of mouth. Workshop participants will walk away with three strategies to increase their presence in the community and online”.

Marjorie is the founder and the host of OPEN FOR BUSINESS, a show that airs on SGTV. She also founded COMMUNITY HEADLINES™, the local newswire service to the media, and has recently introduced COMMUNITY HEADLINES LIVE, a live-streamed talk show that airs every Monday to showcase local happenings and businesses.To register for the Webinar, please go to:

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Seeking Guest Speakers for 2020-2021 Encourage Health LIVE

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2020 series debuts October 1 with live-streamed conversations on nutrition and physical fitness.

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Enmarket Encourage Health Education Series is going live! In partnership with Healthy Savannah, the popular series will launch its 2020 season on Thursday, October 1 with livestreamed online conversations featuring leading voices in the area of health, fitness and well-being.

Speaker nominations are currently being accepted through August 21. Read More