Community Foundation of Greater Atlanta Makes Historic Contribution to Atlanta?s Black Arts Community After Decades of Exclusion

August 28, 2020

85% of funding supporting Black-led organizations.

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TransFormation Alliance members support more funding for Atlanta?s Black Arts organizations

June 9, 2020

Members of the TransFormation Alliance stand with Metro Atlanta?s Black arts community in demanding that statements of solidarity be followed up with real changes at the institutional and sector levels.

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Job Announcement: Program Manager, Transformation Alliance

March 18, 2020

For a full position description and to apply for this position, please visit the Atlanta Regional Commission’s employment page

Public Comment to Atlanta City Council, Transportation Committee

March 18, 2020

The TransFormation Alliance supports of the Atlanta’s proposed Vision Zero Road Safety ordinance.

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TransFormation Alliance Awards $50,000 in Grants to Seven Community Organizations in Southwest Atlanta

August 13, 2019

?Grassroots Grantmaking? program targets nonprofits that improve quality of life

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TransFormation Alliance Grants $500,000 to Groups for Soccer Fields, Affordable Housing and Other Projects to Improve Climate, Health and Racial Equity

June 25, 2019

The TransFormation Alliance, a partnership of more than 30 government agencies, businesses and nonprofits, including the Strong, Prosperous, And Resilient Communities Challenge (SPARCC), announced today a series of innovative grants to help infrastructure in Atlanta heal where it once divided.

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9th Annual Great American Cookout

After 8 successful years, we are extremely excited to return to the Outdoor Activity Center (OAC), a part of the Atlanta Children’s Forest Network, for another campout. The OAC is a 26-acre urban nature preserve located just a few miles from downtown in the Richland Hills community of Southwest Atlanta.

Come out and enjoy food, fun, fellowship, and a night of family camping under the stars. This event is especially geared for first-time campers. You will learn how to set up tents, roast marshmallows, make s?mores, take a night hike and nocturnal insect experience, and witness top-notch entertainment including African storytelling and a vibrant drum circle.

Learn more and register now!?

TransFormation Alliance Youth Academy

The?TransFormation?Alliance Youth Academy offers young people (ages 13-17) from NPU-V communities a week of interactive and experiential learning both inside and outside of the classroom.??

By participating in the Academy you will:

  • Become a better leader and ambassador for your community,
  • Earn a daily stipend of $25,
  • Establish trusted relationships with a peer group of local community youth leaders and equity advocates,
  • Understand the intersecting ways that race, transit, climate, and health affect development patterns and our daily lives,
  • Gain leadership skills to engage, organize, and mobilize residents, and
  • Learn story-telling skills and publish a piece about your community.

The Youth Academy will take place on August 5th-9th, 10am-4pm.?In addition to the daily stipend, free lunch is included each day. Spaces are limited!

Apply online by June 15th or download a paper application. Take a picture or scan your paper application and send it to [email protected].

Care and Conserve Plumbing Repair Program

This program is funded in part by a grant from the City of Atlanta Department of Watershed Management. The Care and Conserve Plumbing Repair Program (CCPRP) provides assistance to residents living in the Department of Watershed Management City of Atlanta service area for plumbing and sewer repairs. Eligible participants will not be charged for repairs.

The program will provide up to $1,500.00 for households with non-sewer line repair/replacement
work and up to $2,500.00 for households with sewer line repair/replacement.

Learn more and download an application from Southface’s website.