Students spend summer immersed in philanthropy

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Do you remember how you spent your summers while you were in college? During my college summers, I found myself making extra cash slinging ice cream at the Bruster’s in my hometown of Canton, Georgia and later assembling the most delicious banh mi sandwiches at We Suki Suki in the …

Mailchimp Community College participants leverage their learning

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The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta recently wrapped up the second cohort of Mailchimp Community College, a unique partnership between Mailchimp and the Foundation to help employees discover the power of philanthropy while learning more about the region. In May, Mailchimp employees awarded $203,000 in grants to regional nonprofits on …

The truth of the matter

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By Lesley Grady, senior vice president, community Good books make us better by increasing our intellect and broadening our outlook. Yet the best books force us not only go outward but inward as well: to contemplate its words so that they inform, expand and sometimes disrupt our patterns of thinking. …