Join Savannah’s Waterfront
Thank you for your interest in Savannah’s Waterfront! A 501c3 non-profit organization, we are the only organization in Savannah that is focused on the betterment of the waterfront – a historic treasure that a growing number of people enjoy and cherish. Our work can be divided into four key areas:
Marketing – A new name, logo and website were unveiled in 2020. We’ve created a shared identity across all of our addresses and now promote the whole area year-round, not just during our signature events.
Infrastructure – We are focused on cleanliness, safety, maintenance, and enforcement of guidelines regarding the physical environment of the waterfront.
Leadership – We are committed to strong, transparent leadership with collaboration and communication driving all that we do.
Experience – We are focused on creating authentic, unique and creative experiences. Savannah’s Waterfront is committed to producing high quality events that activate our public spaces in an impactful way.
Our objective is to create an exceptional environment for all those who live, work and visit Savannah’s Waterfront.
As an organization, you can expect us to:
- Collaborate effectively with members and community partners
- Provide an organized approach to cleanliness and infrastructure improvements
- Promote safety at all levels
- Market Savannah’s Waterfront as a year-round destination
- Activate the waterfront’s public spaces with quality events (when City of Savannah permits are available)
- Serve as a collective voice for our members
- Facilitate membership meetings
- Offer accessible leadership
Membership Dues are based on the type of business per location:
- $250 Retail/Non-profit
- $500 Service Providers/Tours
- $500 Restaurant
- $750 Lodging
- $1,000 Property Owner/Building
We invite you to join today! To get your listing on the website asap, please gather the following items before you begin: paragraph description of your business, logo, photos, and any social media links. Don’t have that information handy? You can join now and send us your info later.
Stewardship Circle members are a distinguished group of leadership donors helping us to restore and enhance the waterfront environment. Their generous tax-deductible contribution of $10,000 or more annually helps ensure that Savannah’s Waterfront will be enjoyed by current and future generations.
Savannah’s Waterfront is offering advertising space on our website and in our monthly newsletter. Our website experienced an 89% increase in users year over year from 2021 to 2022. The trend of 10,000+ users a month is continuing in 2023. The majority of users are new visitors, potential customers, searching on their mobile phones for our map, events, dining, tour and shopping options. The $1,250 advertising package includes a website ad with link on the home and interior pages for 12 months, an e-newsletter ad in two editions annually, and graphics design. You just need to provide a photo, your logo and the ad copy and we will do the rest. These two brand new ads are yours so you can use them for other placements as well. Sizes are medium rectangle 300 x 250 Max file size: 150 KB and half page 300 x 600 Max file size: 200 KB. There is limited availability on the website so email Julie today to reserve your space.