George and Pearl Strickland Scholarship Fund invests in the future of students

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Many of the funds at the Community Foundation have interesting and inspirational backstories. The story of the George and Pearl Strickland Scholarship Fund is a reminder of the importance of African American philanthropy in Atlanta. As the February 15 deadline for scholarship applications approaches, it’s important to reflect on how …

2016 Annual Report: John Siegel

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Happy Chairs make happy hearts John Siegel is a second-generation donor to the Community Foundation. His parents, as well as some siblings, had funds with the Foundation. After achieving success in business it was a natural next step for him and his husband, John Templeton, to open a donor-advised fund …