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Local Organizations Collaborate to Provide Opportunities for Minorities

Local Organizations Collaborate to Provide Opportunities for Minorities

| June 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

NCNW Press Release: VALDOSTA – Four organizations are collaborating to spread awareness of educational opportunities at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College.  100 Black Men of Valdosta, Divine Nine, The Valdosta-Lowndes Metropolitan Section of NCNW (National Council of Black Women, Inc.) and the State of Georgia NCNW will be hosting a Free Application Day on Tuesday, June 26th from 7:00 […]

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Venture Club builds up Valdosta youth

Venture Club builds up Valdosta youth

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

Courtesy of WCTV: By: Emma Wheeler | WCTV Eyewitness News VALDOSTA, Ga. (WCTV) — On Sunday, students in the Venture Club had a safe place to run and play, while also learning right from wrong. The Venture Club is a local organization that aims to change the lives of kids throughout the community. Students come […]

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Local Section of NCNW Elects 2018-2020 Executive Board

Local Section of NCNW Elects 2018-2020 Executive Board

| May 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pictured LtoR: Dr. Jamie Hill (President), Brandy King (2nd Vice President), Dr. Elena Ponder (Recording Secretary), Anya Brown (Corresponding Secretary), Dr. Beverley Richardson-Blake (Treasurer), Katrina Royal (Financial Secretary). Not pictured: Karla Walker (1st Vice President). NCNW Press Release: VALDOSTA- The Valdosta-Lowndes Metropolitan Section of NCNW (National Council of Negro Women, Inc.) recently elected their Sections […]

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LAMP to hold open house

LAMP to hold open house

| May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

LAMP Press Release: VALDOSTA — Lowndes Associated Ministries to People is holding an open house, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., June 14. LAMP provides shelter and related services for the homeless. The open house will provide visitors “insight on the mission and values of LAMP and a tour of its facilities.” “LAMP’s main goal for the open […]

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Miracle League Breaks Ground on Miracle Field

Miracle League Breaks Ground on Miracle Field

| May 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Tuesday, the Miracle League of Valdosta and the Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority hosted the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Miracle Field Complex at Freedom Park. This rubberized field is designed for kids and adults with disabilities and will feature space for baseball, soccer, and other activities. Andy Gibbs formed the Miracle […]

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Valdosta Junior Service League Annual Social To Benefit Historic Converse Dalton Ferrell House

Valdosta Junior Service League Annual Social To Benefit Historic Converse Dalton Ferrell House

| April 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Valdosta Junior Service League Press Release: Valdosta — The Valdosta Junior Service League is hosting its Annual Social on April 27, 2018 to benefit the historic Converse Dalton Ferrell House. This year’s event also features a silent auction. The Valdosta Junior Service League is an organization of more than one hundred women dedicated to promoting […]

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Local Teen to Compete in Shark Tank-Style Contest

Local Teen to Compete in Shark Tank-Style Contest

| April 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Press Release: VALDOSTA​ – The Young Entrepreneurs Academy will host its 10th Annual Saunders Scholars National Conference and Competition on May 4, 2018. Student semifinalists from YEA! chapters across the country will travel to the Rochester Institute of Technology to present their business ideas to a panel of judges. Saunders Scholars is funded by entrepreneur […]

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LAMP to Show Appreciation to Local Landlords

LAMP to Show Appreciation to Local Landlords

| April 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

LAMP Press Release: VALDOSTA -Lowndes Associated Ministries to People (LAMP) is hosting a Landlord Appreciation breakfast on April 18, 2018 at 8:30 am. Landlords are invited to come out for breakfast while receiving information on LAMP’s Rapid Re-Housing program. The Rapid Re-Housing programs rapidly connects families and individuals experiencing homelessness to permanent housing through a […]

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#help1family on American Red Cross Giving Day, March 28, 2018

#help1family on American Red Cross Giving Day, March 28, 2018

| March 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

American Red Cross Press Release: VALDOSTA, GA – Each year, the Red Cross responds to about 64,000 disasters and the vast majority of these are home fires. The American Red Cross of Georgia is asking everyone to join us in supporting families impacted by disaster and #help1family on Red Cross Giving Day- Wednesday, March 28. A […]

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Clay Shoot Classic to Benefit Hospice of South Georgia

Clay Shoot Classic to Benefit Hospice of South Georgia

| March 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hospice of South Georgia:  The Hospice of South Georgia Advisory Board is hosting its Clay Shoot Classic Fundraiser on May 5th, 2018 to benefit patient care and needs for Hospice of South Georgia and its hospice care center, the Langdale Hospice House. This board consists of individuals and leaders in the community that dedicate their […]

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