MailChimp Community College: Connecting corporate passion with local purpose

Louise Mulherin Great Grant Stories, News 0 Comments

“No other company has taken their employees in so deep a journey into community knowledge and philanthropy. It was such a phenomenal opportunity to see those people light up and argue about equity.” Alicia Philipp, as quoted in the Atlanta Business Chronicle The Community Foundation has recently wrapped up an …

2016 Annual Report: Balser Giving Circle

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Practice makes perfect giving for Our House Financial advisors help their clients be philanthropic, driving good in our region. In 2016, 45 advisors practiced what they preach as the inaugural participants in the Balser Giving Circle, where they dug deep into the power of philanthropy to make a difference around income …

Strategic Restructuring at work: The Center for Working Families, Inc.

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Two are so much stronger than one. For years, The Center for Working Families and New Hope Enterprises have operated independently to help move disadvantaged individuals out of poverty by providing soft and hard skills training, connection to employment and other supportive services. The two partners noticed that they were …