You can help in the wake of Hurricane Michael

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Hurricane Michael made landfall yesterday northwest of Mexico Beach, Florida as a Category 4 storm – the most powerful hurricane on record to ever hit the Florida panhandle. Michael has cut a swath across Alabama and our neighbors in south Georgia, and is heading toward the Carolinas, which are still …

Supporting World Mental Health Day

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October 10 is World Mental Health Day. Here at the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, we’re committed to increasing the percentage of residents with health coverage and that includes expanding access and affordability of mental health services. The State of Mental Health in America 2018 reports that 1 in 5 …

Celebrating Spark Morgan!

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On Tuesday, October 2, nearly 100 community and nonprofit leaders gathered in Madison, Georgia to celebrate the impact that Spark Morgan!, formerly known as the Morgan Fund, has had on the Morgan County community. The grounds at Empire Mills were alive with laughter and reunion as the event commemorated all …

Spark Morgan awards $55,000 to 10 nonprofit organizations

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Spark Morgan!—formerly the Morgan Fund—was established by the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta in 2003 to bring together donors, nonprofits and community members to make philanthropy happen in Morgan County. Spark Morgan offers grantmaking, philanthropic learning opportunities and community awareness activities. On Tuesday, October 2, Spark Morgan awarded grants to …