Community Development Impact Area: what did we learn in 2016?

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In 2016, the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta launched Impact Areas with measurable objectives as a way to focus our financial, partnership and advocacy investments in the Atlanta region. As a starting point for future trend analysis, we have created an Impact Area dashboard that captures baseline values. The following narrative, …

Arts Impact Area: what did we learn in 2016?

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In 2016, the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta launched Impact Areas with measurable objectives as a way to focus our financial, partnership and advocacy investments in the Atlanta region. As a starting point for future trend analysis, we have created an Impact Area dashboard that captures baseline values. The following narrative, …

2016 Annual Report: Embrace the future to move forward

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Atlanta nonprofits plan to sustain their futures. In 2014, only 30 percent of local nonprofits had succession plans in place. But in the past year, we helped more than 25 local organizations tackle this difficult but vital topic. “Succession planning is something that very easily can be set aside,” says …

2016 Annual Report: John Siegel

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Happy Chairs make happy hearts John Siegel is a second-generation donor to the Community Foundation. His parents, as well as some siblings, had funds with the Foundation. After achieving success in business it was a natural next step for him and his husband, John Templeton, to open a donor-advised fund …