Connecting Passion With Purpose

Our Work

The Community Foundation connects donors, nonprofits and community leaders to strengthen the Atlanta region through philanthropy. In doing so, we are creating a healthier region today and for generations to come. 

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Future generation

Donor Engagement

Each year, we offer a wide variety of education and engagement opportunities for our donors. These events are designed to connect you to the issues in our community and help you make a greater impact through your giving.

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Donor Engagement

Our Civic Health

At The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, we know that thriving communities are communities that actively participate in philanthropy and civic engagement. Learn about results from a recent study on civic life in metro Atlanta.

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June 23, 2015: Our Thought Leadership Philanthropy column


We believe in the power of philanthropy to change communities and are partners with the United Way of Greater Atlanta on this weekly blog. Presented by the SaportaReport, it's free to subscribe. 

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July 6, 2015: 2014 Annual Report now available!


Our 2014 Annual Report is now here. This report explores the concept of "What's in a name?" In our case - everything!

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July 1, 2015: Coastal Community Foundation of South Carolina Establishes Lowcountry Unity Fund in Wake of Charleston Massacre


On June 17, 2015, nine members of the Mother Emmanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church were killed inside the church during weekly Bible Study. A fund to help was created at one of our partner organizations, the Coastal Community Foundation.

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June 5, 2015: Achieve Atlanta Names Executive Director


Achieve Atlanta, an independent initiative to dramatically increase the number of Atlanta students completing post-secondary education, will launch this fall under the leadership of Executive Director Tina Fernandez.

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June 3, 2015: 2015 Clayton Fund grantee celebration


The Clayton Fund, a local fund of The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, recognized four nonprofits who received grants as the featured program at the Rotary Club of Clayton meeting in Jonesboro. Grantees inspired the crowd as they shared how the funds will be used to further their mission in Clayton County.

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Strengthening Nonprofits

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