Community Foundation adds fundraising, legal expert

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ATLANTA, November 13, 2019 – Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta has added Alison O’Carroll as director and philanthropic counsel. In this role O’Carroll will work with current and potential donors to the Foundation to help them navigate the often complex legal and tax implications of their charitable giving. She will …

Community Foundation awards more than $1.9 million to nonprofits

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Competitive grantmaking process recognizes effective organizations ATLANTA – November 6, 2019 – In conjunction with the annual National Philanthropy Day celebration, Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta announces awarding more than $1.9 million in grants to nonprofit organizations in the metro region. Grants were awarded through the Foundation’s General Operating Support …

Two events to inspire philanthropy

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We were delighted to host two important events for our donors on Tuesday, October 22nd, one profoundly thought-provoking and one wonderfully inspirational. In partnership with Woodruff Arts Center at Atlanta Symphony Hall, we hosted a dramatic reading of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ award-winning book Between the World and Me. The performance, first staged at …

Catchafire builds brand for GSIC

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By Sydney Hulebak, Georgia Social Impact Collaborative Many investors are beginning to consider social outcomes as they weigh needs for financial return, which is driving a transformational shift in how we invest and address social challenges in our communities. But while many regions have a robust impact ecosystem, Georgia lags behind. …