(SAVANNAH, GA) Paula and Jamie Deen Named Grand Marshals of 8th Annual Buddy Walk on Oct 5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gVBOc6xWpFE&feature=youtu.be
(SAVANNAH, GA) Park Place Outreach – Youth Emergency Shelter recently received a $3,000 grant from Macy’s. It was the second year in a row the department store chain granted funds to the Savannah-based emergency shelter. The grant money will enable Park Place Outreach to continue its mission of providing shelter and services to homeless, abused and runaway youth. http://parkplaceyes.org
(SAVANNAH, GA) The 2013 Buddy Walk will be held Saturday, October 5, at 10 am in Forsyth Park. The eighth annual fundraiser benefits the Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society (LDSS). Registration is $12 per person or $40 for a family of four. For more information, contact John or Candy Bogardus at 912-728-8505.
(SAVANNAH, GA) The tenth annual Veterans Stand Down for Homelessness Resource and Job Fair will be held on October 8 & 9, 2013 respectively at the Savannah Civic Center from 8:00 am until 2:00 PM. 40 Social Service agencies will be available. For for info call 912-790-3400
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Enmark Player of the Week is Calvary Day Quarterback Michael Peterson. http://www.thecoastalsource.com/2013/09/18/calvarys-michael-peterson-is-enmark-player-of-the-week/
(SAVANNAH, GA) Agribusiness Conference GSU and UGA are hosting Sept 25-26.
(MASHABLE) 6 Things to Consider Before Expanding Your Business http://mashable.com/2013/09/16/business-expansion/
(SAVANNAH, GA) StartupLounge (ATDC & TCC) – Entrepreneur applications due Oct 3! Investors MUST register: http://www.thecreativecoast.org/programs/startuplounge/
(SAVANNAH, GA) Ocean Exchange Sept 29-Oct 1: http://www.oceanexchange.org/
(SAVANNAH, GA) Midtown Miracle Community Garden will hold potluck on September 25 from 4:30 to 6pm, bring donations of fresh produce, herbs, spices or canned food for Second Harvest Food Bank. Garden is at the Corner lot on Abercorn and East 64th Street/ Savannah, GA. For more info contact MStarArts@gmail.com/ 912-352-1238. Like on Facebook for more info.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Students who successfully complete the Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT) program at Savannah Technical College will be offered an interview with Kole Management Company, a member of the Savannah Apartment Association. CAMT is offered through the College’s Professional Continuing Education (PCE) courses and is accredited by the American National Standards Institute. The 90-hour training will be offered on Thursdays and Fridays from September 26 through November 1 at the College’s Savannah campus, 5717 White Bluff Road. CAMT training includes: interior and exterior maintenance, electrical, plumbing, HVAC and appliances. To register go to www.savannahtech.edu/EconomicDevelopment.
(HILTON HEAD, SC) ImagiNATION 2013, a four-day ideas festival with the nation’s top thought leaders. It will be held on October 23-26 at the Honey Horn Plantation. Randi Zuckerberg speaks the morning of October 25th:
(SAVANNAH, GA) Buy Local presents: What SEDA and WTC Savannah Do and Why It Matters by Vice President Brynn Grant on Thursday, September 26, at the Pirate’s House at 11:30am. Event Date: Thursday, September 26, 2013 RSVP: www.buylocalsavannah.com Contact: Michele Thompson, 912-272-6767
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Coastal Empire Polio Survivors Association will meet Saturday, September 28, 10:30am at The Exchange on Waters, 6710 Waters Avenue, Savannah. Polio survivors and guests are invited. For information call
912-927-8332 or go to www.coastalempirepoliosurvivors.org.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah SCORE announces its September Top Ten Lecture Series entitled “Applying Design Thinking to Your Business.” The presentation will be in the SCORE conference room, 111 E. Liberty Street, Savannah, from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm on September 25. Lecturer will be Giselle Rahn. The program is free; bring your lunch. Please RSVP by calling the SCORE office at 912-652-4335. http://carriagetradepr.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1356&Itemid=16
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Savannah Mall hosts the Model Circus Builders Club October 11-13. The free event will allow visitors to look at displays of miniature circuses based on actual Big Tops. http://youtu.be/1nhoJdvcjnk
(SAVANNAH, GA) The 2013 Georgia Green Economy Summit is being held on Wednesday, September 25, 2013, from 8:30 am 4:00 pm in the Savannah State University Student Union Ball Room, 3219 College Street. The theme of the 2013 summit is “What will it take for the Coastal Empire to become the Silicon Marsh?” The theme is intended to stimulate thought on what it will take to position the coastal region of Georgia as a center for high tech activity similar to that found in the Silicon Valley of California.
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