Balser Giving Circle presents Boys and Girl Club of Thomasville Heights with $25,000

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The 12th Annual Balser Symposium, a partnership between the Atlanta Jewish Foundation, United Way of Greater Atlanta and the Community Foundation, took place on February 2. Attendees listened to Harriet Warshaw of The Conversation Project discuss ways to talk about death with clients, along with their friends and family.   Attendees also …

What we look for in scholarship recommendation letters

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The Community Foundation’s 2018-2019 scholarship deadline is February 15, 2018. With the scholarship deadline quickly approaching, we wanted to quickly share some advice on what our review committees look for in scholarship recommendation letters. So here are some tips for scholarship applicants and their recommenders: Students should choose the right …

MailChimp Community College: Connecting corporate passion with local purpose

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“No other company has taken their employees in so deep a journey into community knowledge and philanthropy. It was such a phenomenal opportunity to see those people light up and argue about equity.” Alicia Philipp, as quoted in the Atlanta Business Chronicle The Community Foundation has recently wrapped up an …