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THE CONNECTION was created by Cobb Community Foundation as a mechanism for non-profits to share information about their missions, programs and resource needs.  The availability of such information is neither an endorsement nor recommendation of any organization or program described, and Cobb Community Foundation cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information presented.  Users are encouraged to perform their own due diligence before seeking services or donating time or other resources to any organization listed herein.


Gift Cards

Posted On : 09-24-2019
Organization: Loving Arms Cancer Outreach, Inc
Marietta 30060
A major part of the financial assistance we provide to cancer patients is in the form of gasoline cards and grocery cards. We provide them with these cards in $50 increments. Because the need has outpaced our supplies, we are asking for funding for our gift card program or donations of gift cards to be mailed to our office.
Organization: Ser Familia, Inc.
Ser Familia provides support group art therapy for Domestic Violence victims. $25 buys materials for each participant. You can help one or more participants have the opportunity to participate in this wonderful program!
Organization: Chattahoochee Tech Foundation, Inc.
Help purchase equipment for the Golden Eagle Food Pantry at Chattahoochee Technical College. We need a freezer, refrigerator, microwave, shelving/racks on wheels, checkout stations, etc.
Organization: Box of Balloons
Box of Balloons is run 100% by volunteers and donations to our local Chapter. How you can help: * Purchasing party supplies for birthday boxes (paper goods, decorations, favors, gifts, etc). * Purchasing crafting supplies to decorate boxes, cards, and other party items. * Gift cards to give to parents/caregivers who want to purchase their child's gift (for the gift portion of our birthday boxes). * To fulfill box request items when volunteers are not available. * To keep our Chapter up and run

Fund a counseling session

Posted On : 08-27-2019
Organization: Richmont Graduate University
Atlanta 30339
$90 is the average cost of a counseling session from one of our trauma-informed counselors not working on a sliding scale. Your gift could be the difference in a person's continuing the treatment they need to achieve mental health and wellbeing.

Gift cards

Posted On : 08-26-2019
Organization: The Hope Box, Inc.
The Hope Box is in need of gift cards for Mothers and infants who are in need of formula and baby items. If you need have any questions please email us at the email address above.
Organization: Humane Society of Cobb County
Marietta 30060
We need your support for our new one-level 2,500-square-foot shelter custom-designed to house and care for cats. The new shelter will feature a cageless, low-stress environment with four free-roam adult cat rooms, a free-roam kitten room, a bonding room, and suites dedicated to cats with special needs. The addition of this new building will have a dramatic effect on the number of animals we are able to help in Cobb County. Shelter stays for adoptable animals will be shorter, and we will be ab

Help us upgrade our equipment

Posted On : 08-23-2019
Organization: Humane Society of Cobb County
Our aging equipment has served us well over the years however we are definitely overdue for some upgrades. We gratefully accept donations towards items that will help us increase the number of animals we are able to take in and greatly improve our Isolation room. Please visit to view our item wish list shop.
Organization: Marietta Police Athletic League, Inc.
Marietta 30060
Sponsor a Child in PAL Afterschool! - a $250 donation sponsors a child for one semester - a $500 donation sponsors a child for the school year - $1,000 sponsors two children for the school year - $5,000 sponsors five children for the school year
Organization: Georgia Symphony Orchestra
Marietta 30064
GYSO will expand to impact more underserved students. Additional ensembles will provide increased musical opportunities for gifted and talented youth. GYSO will support and empower students to reach their full potential by developing life skills such as perceptive listening, discipline, leadership, commitment, and an enhanced desire for excellence.
Organization: WestCare Georgia
Atlanta 30339
WestCare Georgia's CARES 2 Outreach, Education and HIV Testing Program provides free HIV education, counseling, and testing to adolescents and young adults age 12 to 27 to increase awareness about HIV and STD risk factors and treatment.
Organization: Telecom Professionals For Social Responsibility
Austell 30168
Financial need to cover the facility to present movie " Bully Go Home" for district wide elementary students. Bullying continues to be a hindrance in our schools and this organization is dedicated to inform and educate the most vulnerable, Elementary students 6-13. To assist us in meeting our goal any donations can be applied at,a tax deduction statement will be forwarded. Sincerely, Barbara Carrington CEO
Organization: Nana Grants Inc.
Marietta 30068
Nana Grants provides child care funding for low-income, single mothers attending a Georgia Technical College. Your donation of $910 will provide a month of child care for a student mother attending Chattahoochee Technical College.

Sensory Friendly Productions

Posted On : 08-19-2019
Organization: The Georgia Ballet, Inc
Marietta 30066
Sensory friendly shows are tailored to kids and adults with visual and auditory sensitivities. Opportunities to enjoy live performances are limited for those with disabilities. We want to increase our marketing budget and lower the ticket prices so that our performances are available to those with special needs, and those of a low economic status.

Permanent Home Base

Posted On : 08-19-2019
Organization: Special Needs Advocacy of Cobb Kids, Inc.
Austell 30168
In addition to the services S.N.A.C.K., Inc. provides, we would like to acquire a permanent home base for the organization. Office space would facilitate the safe storage of donated inventory, the hosting of activities such as awareness building and mentoring, life skill improvement training classes, and a base from which to better serve the Cobb county community.