Community Foundation’s GoATL Fund closes second investment

Louise Mulherin News, Press Releases 0 Comments

Loans support economic development in underserved communities ATLANTA – June 27, 2018 – GoATL Fund (GoATL), an impact investing fund launched by the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta earlier this year, has closed on its second investment. The investment to Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs (ACE), a leading Community Development …

Support children separated from their parents at border

Erin Dreiling News, Philanthropic Resources 0 Comments

The separation of nearly 2,500 children from their parents who are seeking asylum or immigration at our southern border has created a child welfare disaster. Separation of a child from their parent leaves an irreversible mark of trauma on a young life. Reports from the detainment camps detail the mental …

Building a superhero culture: MailChimp Community College

Nikonie Brown Community, Publications 0 Comments

Known for its superpowers in the marketing automation world, Atlanta-based MailChimp is helping its employees discover the power of philanthropy through a partnership with the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta. The two organizations joined forces in 2017 to launch MailChimp Community College to encourage MailChimp’s employees to move beyond the …