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Organization: The Yellow Rose-Strong Oak Society, LLC
Kennesaw GA 30156
Senior citizens all around have done a lot for the betterment of our society. We are here to bring happiness and joy to these citizens. We are here to help spread consciousness about these senior citizens. We are here to encourage the community, to bring families together. We perform as an add-on to a pre-planned family event. Finally, we are here to create an opportunity for the family to honor their seniors. This is our way of saying thank you for their contribution. Our Mission is to help
Organization: Widow Strong
Marietta GA 30068
Widow Strong is a Supportive Community of Empowered Widows Getting Stronger Together in Body, Mind, and Spirit. Widow Strong provides a fresh, mindful, active approach to grief recovery for widows and their children though live, online, and in-person resources & events. Accounting and bookkeeping services are needed on an ongoing monthly basis for our 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Donations and services are tax-deductible. Thank you for your consideration and help.
Organization: Senior Citizen Council of Cobb County
Marietta GA 30064
Approximately 40% of Cobb County seniors do not have a thermometer in their home. This hinders seniors in monitoring their health and in providing vital information to their healthcare providers while telecommunicating. In response to the lack of a thermometer and other pandemic health challenges facing Cobb County seniors, the Senior Citizen Council of Cobb County (SCC) has distributed (funded by sponsors donations) “VIAL OF LIFE PLUS” packets which include a medical history form (English

Operating Expenses

Posted On : 12-11-2020
Organization: Georgia Sports Foundation
Kennesaw GA 30156
We lost our entire budget of $2 million in cash and VIK support from the cancellation of all of our summer events due to the Pandemic effects. We need $75,000 to make it through until next summer!

Foster Care Scholarship Fund

Posted On : 11-25-2020
Organization: Village Connection Inc.
Kennesaw GA 30144
Our program will provide scholarships for foster youth. Foster youth often age out of the system right when they need to begin preparing and applying for college. Without the financial and emotional support youth often receive at home, foster youth can face many challenges. The high cost of college can deter students from pursuing a degree and we want to help lessen the burden. You can donate through our Village Connection Inc Facebook Fundraiser or with PayPal through our website ‘VillageCon

Parent University Sponsorship

Posted On : 11-13-2020
Organization: Turning Point Enterprises, Inc.
Austell GA 30106
Parent University provides educational workshops for parents of middle and high school students. We engage in social, emotional and career topics and help bride the gap between children and parents.
Organization: Life Circle 72
Clarkdale GA 30111
Life Circle 72 is assisting women affected by domestic violence by assisting them with crisis placement as they are fleeing abuse. Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions for those who are victims of domestic violence. Your generous donation will fund our mission.
Organization: Center for Pan Asian Community Services (CPACS)
Marietta GA 30067
We currently provide ESL classes to the Hispanic clients at Dwell @ The Worthington in Marietta. We also provide Social Services to an Asian clients through our main office in Chamblee. Currently, we received many phone calls asking about any Rental Assistance & Food Distribution within Marietta area where it is linguistically and culturally appropriate.

Life Skills Program

Posted On : 11-11-2020
Organization: MDE School
Marietta GA 30062
MDE School serves middle and high school aged students with the intent to help them acquire skills for possible job opportunities in their future. We are looking to expand our existing life skills and prevocational training to better serve our students. We will focus on teaching students to do basic plumbing, assembly of items such as furniture, using basic lawn equipment, learning how to operate a cash register, along with changing a tire and checking the oil in a car amongst other things. This
Organization: Connecting Generations-STFCC, Inc
GA 30080
We are seeking funding to operate an after-school program, teaching life skills and etiquette workshops to youth,

Workplace Inclusion Now (WIN)

Posted On : 11-10-2020
Organization: Autism Speaks
Atlanta GA
National data shows that most autistic adults are unemployed or underemployed, despite having the skill sets and expertise to excel in the workplace. Autism Speaks, together with our partners, aims to transform employment for those on the spectrum through Workplace Inclusion Now. Workplace Inclusion Now (WIN) brings together people (job seekers and employees with autism), employers and communities to increase employment opportunities for autistic employees a create a more diverse and inclusive
Organization: Brookwood Christian School for Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities
Acworth GA 30101
Students in special education are really struggling with hybrid virtual/in person education. Many parents who never considered private school want to enroll their students in a special needs school but can't afford it. We have more scholarship requests than we have funds to grant them.

$50,000 Needed

Posted On : 10-15-2020
Organization: S.A.F.E. PLACE INC
Mableton 30126
We are in need of funds to operate our free after school program where the services is feeding the youth, mentoring, tutoring, counseling and activities
Organization: NW Metro Atlanta Habitat for Humanity
COVID-19 crisis threatens to undo our homeowners’ hard-won stability. They are often in jobs most affected by the pandemic. They are cooks, cashiers, restaurant servers and maintenance workers. Many work for small businesses. Or they work in health care and may have become sick or required to quarantine. No matter the industry they work in, many Habitat homeowners have experienced a job loss or furlough or have seen their wages cut and are struggling to pay their mortgages.  Please help u

Governmental ID Assistance

Posted On : 08-25-2020
Organization: Davis Direction Foundation
Marietta 30060
Need donations to help people in recovery from substance use disorder get birth certificates, social security cards, and state issued ID to help them secure employment, housing, and/or treatment.