Reflecting on loyalty: what does being loyal mean to you and your philanthropy?

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On a beautiful spring evening recently, the Community Foundation hosted more than 120 donors, friends and colleagues at the Atlanta Botanical Garden to hear from James Kane, a leading expert on loyalty. Kane has studied the issue extensively from a psychological perspective and led the audience through an engaging presentation …

What Makes a Successful Scholarship Application?

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Each year, the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta receives hundreds of scholarship applications. So, how do you put your best foot forward and create a competitive scholarship application? 1. Plan ahead. The deadline for most of the Community Foundation’s scholarships for the 2017-2018 school year is February 15, 2017 at …

As students are home for the holidays – fill out scholarship applications!

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Applications for most of our scholarships for the 2017-2018 school year are now available. We provide a variety of options, ranging from scholarships to pursue a specific field of study to those for students living in specific regions. Each scholarship has different eligibility criteria and award amounts, reflecting the interests …