“A Community’s Stand Against Pollution in Newark”

Dr. Ana Baptista, co-director of the Tishman Environment and Design Center and board member of Ironbound Community Corporation and New Jersey Environmental Justice Alliance, is working with community members of Newark, NJ in their efforts to fight back against toxic pollution and environmental racism in their neighborhoods. The…

Receive Help Paying Rent and Utilities

The Georgia Rental Assistance is here to help with rent and utility payments. They pay up to 18 months of past-due rent and utilities to qualified tenants and landlords! Make sure to begin application today: paymyrent.ga.gov…

Find Your Vaccine Location

The White House today announced this quick method to find a vaccination site near you. Text your Zip Code to 438829 to receive vaccine locations near you. For example, entering 31401 results in: CVS Pharmacy, Inc.CVS Pharmacy119 BULL STSAVANNAH, GA, 31401(912) 232-1129 Kroger Pharmacy1900 VICTORY DRSAVANNAH, GA, 31404(912)…

Get Strategic for Fundraising Success

The United Way’s next Lunch and Learn event isGet Strategic for Fundraising Success Effective fund development requires three key elements: Communications Collaborations, and Commitment. Unlocking this combination for your organization is key to your development strategy. This workshop will provide practical tools and insights needed to create sustainability…

Community Research Opportunity: Community Block Assessment and Digital Literacy Training

Dr. Sacoby Wilson and his Community Engagement Environmental Justice and Health (CEEJH) Lab team are reaching out to let you know about an upcoming research opportunity funded by the AARP Community Challenge program. This study will strictly observe COVID-19 guidelines. Our “My Block Counts” Project focuses on reducing the digital knowledge…

Ga. lawmakers push bills to limit local government sway over energy rules — Georgia Recorder

<<Please go to the Georgia Recorder website to see their full article>> “… I think Savannah’s message is especially persuasive–the city is on the front lines—already experiencing climate change challenges. It is outrageous the general assembly is trying to mess with Savannah’s best efforts to adapt [to the effects…

Community Engagement Course and Action Network (CECAN) webinar

DECEMBER 7, 2020 This Community Engagement Course and Action Network (CECAN) webinar will include Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) and their community and collaborative partners.  We will introduce the community and collaborative partners to our CECAN network and begin the process of assisting MSIs in forming and strengthening their partnerships.  Since…

Brownfield to Healthfield Community Meeting

Join us for a virtual community meeting on Tuesday, Sept 29 at 6 PM.Join the Zoom Meeting Tuesday, 9/29 at 6PM.https://savannahga.zoom.us/j/99650366540 We will discuss the on-going work to revitalize sections of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd corridor from downtown Savannah to 52nd St. Under a grant to…