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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April 14, 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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April 10, 2015: The Community Foundation Recognizes National Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day with New Partnership


In acknowledgement of National Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day on Friday, April 10, The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta is proud to announce a new partnership funded by The Elton John AIDS Foundation to educate Atlanta’s youth about HIV and AIDS through two well-respected nonprofits, Moving in the Spirit and VOX Teen Communications.

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April 9, 2015: The Philanthropic Advisor Leadership Institute is now accepting applications for its sixth class


The Professional Advisor Leadership Institute will accept applications for its sixth class through June 5, 2015. PALI is a highly regarded leadership development and networking program that provides financial, legal and accounting professionals with training designed to better educate them on incorporating charitable planning into their professional practice. 

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March 27, 2015: 2015 Managing for Excellence Winners Announced


The Managing for Excellence award recognizes organizations that demonstrate strong leadership and business practices that provide a stable infrastructure and support their mission and impact.The 2015 Managing for Excellence award recipients are Dad’s Garage Theatre and Families First.

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Strengthening Nonprofits

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