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Community announcements for March 6
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Bark for Life, the canine fundraiser event to fight cancer, is set for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill.  
The event will raise money to support the American Cancer Society. Food and games also will be available.
For more information, go to or call 912-547-1936 or 912-355-5196.

River poker run
A river poker run will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday to benefit former Ellabell resident Chris Bath, who was electrocuted on the job on Feb. 24 and is currently in the Joseph M. Still Burn ICU in Augusta in critical condition.
The run will begin at the Ogeechee Forest Landing and go to Hickory Bluff in Brooklet. There will be five stops and the best hand wins.
The entry fee is $20 per boat and other donations are welcome.
For more information, call P.J. Buckles at 912-661-2788 or Teresa Bradford at 912-531-0459, or visit

Dolphins and Desserts
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration dolphin expert Cheryl Bonnes will be the featured speaker at The Dolphin Project’s Dolphins & Desserts social at 7 p.m. Saturday in Stewart Hall at First Presbyterian Church, 520 Washington Ave., Savannah.
A $5 donation is requested. For reservations, email
For more information, go to or email

Weathers-Boyette reunion
The fourth annual Weathers-Boyette family reunion is Saturday at the Antioch Baptist Church in Daisy. A covered-dish luncheon will be served around noon. If you have any family pictures to share, please bring them.
For more information, contact Frank Purvis at 912-739-2436.

Evan fundraisers
Ribbon sales are currently under way to benefit Evan Nelms, a 5-year-old Richmond Hill boy who is battling leukemia for the second time in a year. Orange bows to be placed on mailboxes or storefronts are on sale for $10 and can be purchased by calling 912-308-3774. All proceeds go toward Evan’s medical expenses.

Crisis Center fundraiser
The UnMaskerade fundraiser is set for 6:30 p.m. April 13 at the Hoskins Center at 5000 Ranger St. in Savannah.
The event, which benefits the Rape Crisis Center, will feature comedian Roz McCoy and have a live and silent auction.
Costs are $100 per guest and $700 per eight-person table.
To RSVP, call 912-233-3000. For more information, go to or

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