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

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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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June 5, 2015: Achieve Atlanta Names Executive Director

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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

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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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May 19, 2015: The Community Foundation Gifts Over $3 million to Nonprofits Across the 23-County Atlanta Region

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The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta announced today its board’s approval of $3,011,203 in grants and support to local nonprofit organizations.

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May 12, 2015: Aid for Nepal Earthquake

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Nepal and the surrounding countries have been struck by the second major earthquake in a month, making the need for resources even greater. Learn how you can help.

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Strengthening Nonprofits

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