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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January 27, 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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October 6, 2014: Our Annual Report 2013


It’s Here! – Our 2013 Annual Report
In this annual report, we celebrate the people in our 23-county region who work with us to improve quality of life for metro Atlantans. To explore how we connect people who share a passion for philanthropy and our region with one another through our work, click here to view “Bringing People Together” – our 2013 annual report.

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October 2, 2014: Ebola Outbreak Response


The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa, first discovered in March 2014, is now the largest outbreak of the disease in history, with “widespread and intense transmission” of the virus in Sierra Leone, Guinea, Nigeria, and Liberia (WHO). Provided are opportunities for donors to meet immediate needs.

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Strengthening Nonprofits

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