Leaving A Legacy

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Smith’s family presented The Community Foundation with a $3 million bequest to honor her life’s work and her passion for dance. While in college Smith fell in love with modern dance, and in 1948, Smith, alongside a small group of women, formed Atlanta’s first contemporary dance company, ACDC. Smith went …

Atlanta Joins National Network to Increase Post-High School Education Completion

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ATLANTA– Feb. 25, 2015 – Lumina Foundation, (www.luminafoundation.org.) a national, independent, private foundation committed to increasing post-secondary graduation rates, recently accepted Atlanta into its final cohort of communities who have made the commitment to support Goal 2025, an innovative program to drive a 60 percent completion of post-secondary degrees, certificates …