Nonprofits helping immigrant families

Erin Dreiling Philanthropic Resources, Uncategorized 0 Comments

Last year, we published a blog entry about organizations helping children and their families at our southern border. Many of our donors continue to ask how they can support humanitarian aid and legal services, so we have updated our list. A number of nonprofit organizations, including several local ones, are …

What is HB 346?

Ray Uttenhove, Community Foundation donor Uncategorized 0 Comments

By Ray Uttenhove, Community Foundation donor Atlanta has the third highest rate of evictions in the country with the largest number affecting low-income renters. Housing instability has a rippling effect in a community often resulting in homelessness, poor educational outcomes, uncertainty for families and many more adverse effects. As a …

2019 PALI application is now available!

Nikonie Brown Uncategorized 0 Comments

The Philanthropic Advisor Leadership Institute (PALI) is now taking applications for the 2019-2020 year.  This program is a collaboration between the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta and the United Way of Greater Atlanta. It provides financial, legal and accounting professionals with training designed to better …

Get ready to count

By Clare S. Richie Uncategorized 0 Comments

One year out from Census Day 2020, the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta is announcing that our 2019 Civic Engagement Fund grant cycle will focus on efforts to increase participation in the 2020 Census in our 23-county region among historically “hard-to-count communities” of African American men, immigrants and low-income families …