Get ready to count

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One year out from Census Day 2020, the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta is announcing that our 2019 Civic Engagement Fund grant cycle will focus on efforts to increase participation in the 2020 Census in our 23-county region among historically “hard-to-count communities” of African American men, immigrants and low-income families …

Meet Howard Palefsky

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In 2019, the Community Foundation welcomes three new members to our Board of Directors. Get to know the third, Howard Palefsky. Howard Palefsky is a member, Victoria Capital Management, Inc. He has extensive experience as an entrepreneur, CEO, board chair, director and investor in the life sciences, medical device, healthcare …

Meet Doug Hooker

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In 2019, the Community Foundation welcomes three new members to our Board of Directors. Get to know the next, Doug Hooker. Doug Hooker leads the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC), the agency which coordinates local government policy and planning for metro Atlanta, to enhance the region’s economic competitiveness. ARC brings best …

Meet Bert Clark

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In 2019, the Community Foundation welcomes three new members to our Board of Directors. Get to know the first, Bert Clark. Bert Clark is an estate and business planning advisor with Estate Strategies Group, LLC. He advises families, businesses and individuals in all manner of estate, philanthropic, business and financial …