ATLANTA – The Savannah State University National Alumni Association East Atlanta Suburban Chapter will sponsor a day trip to Savannah for the Savannah State home football game against the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats on Saturday, September 29. Tickets are $80 per person and includes bus transportation and one game ticket.Continue reading “SSUNAA EASC Sponsors Day Trip for SSU game against Bethune-Cookman”
ATLANTA — Members of the Savannah State University National Alumni Association South Dekalb Perimeter and East Atlanta Suburban chapters recently partnered to recruit students for Savannah State University at a High School Recruitment Fair in the Atlanta, Ga. area.
TIFTON, Ga. — Former SSUNAA Southern Region Vice President Ida Ruth Dowers died on December 16 in Tifton, Ga..
Ms. Dowers, a 1948 graduate of Savannah State, was an SSUNAA life member and had previously served as the president of the SSUNAA Augusta Chapter and as the co-chair of SSUNAA National Awards committee. Continue reading “SSUNAA mourns the loss of former Southern Region Vice President Dowers”
MACON, Ga. — Official SSUNAA Tiger sympathies were recently extended to Reverend Bertram Cornell Smith and the family of Wendolyn Mitchell Smith who died on December 6, in Macon. Smith was a member of the SSUNAA Macon Metro Chapter and a life member of the Savannah State University National Alumni Association.
A native of Columbus, Ga., Smith earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education in 1977 from Savannah State College. She also earned a Master of Science degree from Fort Valley State University; and an Education Specialist degree in Counseling from Troy State University.
A memorial service will be held at St Mark AME Church (3605 Campbellton Rd. SW, Atlanta) at 10 a.m. on Thursday, December 14. The closing funeral services will be at 2 p.m. at the Macon Centreplex (200 Coliseum Dr., Macon).
ORLANDO, Fla. — The Savannah State University National Alumni Association Central and Suncoast Florida Chapter will hold the 2017 Holiday Breakfast and Toys for Tot Collection on December 9 beginning at 10 a.m. at Fred’s Market Restaurant (835 Currency Circle, Lake Mary). Participants are asked to bring an unwrapped toy to donate to Toys for Tots Program.
The Holiday Breakfast is the chapter’s annual opportunity to fellowship with the Central Florida Tiger family.
RSVPs are requested by December 8 and can be submitted online at eventbrite.com.
Established in 2012, the SSUNAA Central and Suncoast Florida Chapter serves Orange, Seminole, Volusia and Hillsborough counties of Florida, commonly referred to as the Florida I-4 Corridor. For additional information, visit www.ssunaacentralfl.org.