Spark Opportunity announces grants for opportunity in Thomasville Heights

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Thomasville Heights is a small neighborhood in the southeast corner of Atlanta. The tight-knit neighborhood has a colorful and storied past, but the historically African American community has grappled with a lack of access to opportunity and severe levels of crime and poverty. The median household income is $10,480, compared …

The power of an anonymous gift

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Not everyone wants to be recognized for their contributions. How can anonymous gifts supercharge our Atlanta community? Here are a few examples of how anonymous donors made an impact in 2018: Grant Park Conservancy received funding to renovate three new ADA accessible picnic areas with heavy steel trash receptacles and …

$1.84 million in competitive grants drives awareness of the region’s most pressing needs

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ATLANTA – Dec. 5, 2018 – Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta recognizes 29 high performing nonprofits with a total of $1.84 million in funding from its annual and highly competitive General Operating Support grants. These organizations meet the high standards of an extremely rigorous review process that is widely viewed …