Funding non-profits is good business

Published:  Savannah Morning News, January 8, 2018. Following up to Kristopher Monroe’s article Savannah Chatham budgets must reflect community’s cultural values, and after the City’s budget has been adopted, I believe it prudent to see the conversation steered away from intrinsic cultural values to government’s role in job development and …

City Council Speech – 2016

City of Savannah, City Council Meeting, Thursday, December 22, 2016 https://savannahgovtv.viebit.com/player.php?hash=zCggFZfrw75D (Start at :42 during the Ordinances – 2nd Readings for an industry-wide appeal to not cut arts and culture funding) Transcript: Mr. Mayor, Council Members: My name is Patrick Kelsey, and I live in the 2nd district.  Today, I …