Creative Coast Announces Winter/Spring Girls Code Games Sessions

The Creative Coast has announced Winter/Spring 2023 sessions for Girls Code, a youth coding programming for girls in 5th to 8th grade attending Savannah Chatham County Public Schools. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn how to code video games using MIT Scratch during the upcoming season’s Girls Code Games. Sessions will run independently of one another and take place from 11AM – 1:30PM at a different Live Oak Public Library branch each week on the following Saturdays: March 4th, March 11th, April 1st, and April 8th. 

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2023 FedEx Small Business Grant Now Accepting Entries

Each year FedEx hosts the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest, which offers ten finalists the opportunity to win $30k each. FedEx launched the grant opportunity in 2012 with the goal of helping small businesses to enhance their companies. The deadline to submit an entry for the 2023 grant is February 21st.

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Club Hous Works Announced as Final GRIT Conference Keynote Session

On Saturday, January 28th, Zach Dennis of Savannah Morning News will host a fireside chat with Pote Baby, Bryan J Noel, and Donny Slater of Club Hous Works for the final GRIT Conference keynote session. The fireside chat is titled Gettin’ On: The Intersection of Music, Media, and Tech and is one of over fifteen sessions to take place at the conference. GRIT is The Creative Coast’s business, technology, and art conference happening on January 26-28, 2023 at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center. 

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Girls Code Games Holiday Camp Wraps with Funding from Howmet Aerospace Foundation

The Creative Coast closed 2022 with its final program of the year: the Girls Code Games Holiday Camp. The educational camp took place from December 19th to 22nd and provided a free opportunity for over twenty 5th to 8th-grade girls to learn how to code video games using MIT Scratch. The camp wrapped with a party showcasing the campers’ final game creations and a funding announcement from the Howmet Aerospace Foundation.

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