A Strategy from God

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I’m in Oxford, England this week with the Elijah Interfaith board of World Religious Leaders focusing on the theme ‘Friendships Across Religions’. This Board of 60 includes archbishops, cardinals, swamis, chief rabbis, sheiks, monks, nuns, grand muftis, and even the Dalai Lama. I’m here among this august crowd because of …

Sharing our SHEroes

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In his recent Higher Ground posting, Alvin paid homage to his personal hero, Joshua Abraham Heschel, and challenged us to reflect on own. Known for issuing a similar challenge is Johnetta Cole, former President of Atlanta’s Spelman College and now Director of the Smithsonian Institution’s Natural Museum of African Art …

Lisa Cremin Receives Nexus Award: March 13, 2012

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The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center (ACAC) is pleased to announce that Lisa Cremin is the recipient of the third annual Nexus Award. Cremin is the founding director of the Metropolitan Atlanta Arts Fund at The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta. “Lisa was the overwhelming choice to receive this year’s Nexus …

$1.5 million invested in nonprofits: March 8, 2012

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The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta has approved $1.5 million in grants to strengthen nonprofits in the 23-county region. A group of diverse organizations applied for funding during this fall/winter through a variety of grant programs and other support opportunities to strengthen nonprofit operations and effectiveness. The following programs awarded …