Thank you for 100% of Extra Wishes granted!

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By Sybil Elie, philanthropy administrative assistant When I started with the Community Foundation in October 2018, one of my first tasks was tracking granted wishes from Extra Wish. In this year-end publication, nonprofits submit a tangible wish list and donors choose wishes to grant. Simple enough, right? This was more …

Community Foundation network down

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The network at the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta is currently down and we are unable to answer incoming phone calls. Please contact our staff by email for the time being. For general assistance, email Beverly Fooks at bfooks@cfgreateratlanta.org. We apologize for the inconvenience and are working to remedy the …

Balancing Nature & Commerce conference highlights natural habitats as economic drivers

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By Dan Williams, program officer Teams from across the state recently gathered in Porterdale, Ga. in Newton County for the Balancing Nature & Commerce for Georgia’s Small Communities conference. The conference is a hands-on workshop about thoughtful and deliberate strategies for community planning and development. The Conservation Fund facilitated the conference which focused on …