(SAVANNAH, GA) A photoshoot celebrating and honoring Black moms for Black Breastfeeding Week will be held at 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 24 in Forsyth Park. Presented by Glow Lactation and supported by YMCA of Coastal Georgia and Healthy Savannah through funding from the Centers for Disease Control’s Racial & Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) grant, organizers are also hoping the event will bring increased awareness to the disparities that discourage breastfeeding by Black mothers in Chatham County and help identify opportunities to remove those obstacles.
(Savannah, GA – July 20, 2021) Today, the City of Savannah and Oak View Group Facilities,
managers and operators of the City’s new soon-to-open 9,500-seat arena, announced a multi-year naming rights partnership with Enmarket, the progressive and ever-growing chain of
convenience stores based in Savannah. As a result, the arena will be named Enmarket Arena.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah-based Colonial Group Inc. celebrated 100 years in business on July 21 as representatives of the family-owned company unveiled a historical marker in cooperation with the Georgia Historical Society (GHS) on the site of Colonial’s first service station in Savannah’s historic district.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society (LDSS) has selected Juliet Hardeman as the newest member of their Board of Directors. Hardeman has been involved with the Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society since 2013.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Healthy Savannah and YMCA of Coastal Georgia are seeking 65 community advocates to participate in an education and outreach program on COVID-19 vaccine awareness and acceptance.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Collabgistics, Inc., a software firm dedicated to bringing the efficiency and security of hyperledger technology to the logistics industry, has recruited veteran Savannah logistics expert Bill Stankiewicz to its advisory board. Stankiewicz is the CEO of Savannah Supply Chain and an adjunct professor at Savannah Technical College. He brings more than two decades of experience in industrial facility operations and distribution to the role.
(CHATHAM COUNTY) The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society (LDSS) will be hosting their annual Camp Buddy summer camp for Chatham County July 12-15 at the community center on the Islands High School campus at 170 Whitmarsh Island Rd. Camp Buddy is for children of all ages with Down syndrome and is designed to help students prepare for the upcoming school year with a specially designed curriculum. Seale Navare will serve as Head Special Education Teacher for the camp session.
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Savannah Downtown Business Association, in conjunction with Seimitsu, Corp., is devoting its July Luncheon Meeting to the issue of cybersecurity and ransomware. Rushe Hudzinski, on the faculty of Savannah Technical College, will be the featured speaker.
(AUGUSTA, GA) Rotary District 6920 is pleased to announce the election of Ed Presnell of the Rotary Club of Augusta as the new District Governor for 2021-2022. Presnell will oversee 61 clubs in the central, south-central, southeast and coastal Georgia areas.
(SAVANNAH, GA) After three years of planning and development, a unique project is revitalizing areas of Eastside Savannah, with a goal of transforming one of the most neglected areas of the city into a desirable neighborhood with 100% occupancy.