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Better Beginnings

2016:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 51Blank Family Foundation Supports Safe Harbor Yes with $25,000 Grant Toward Public Education                                           

2013:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 29: Prevent Child Abuse Georgia Relaunches Statewide 1-800-CHILDREN Helpline

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 26: Georgia awarded $51.7 million for early childhood learning programs

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 23: 2013 Farm to Preschool Summit

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 22: Introducing Quality Rated, Georgia's Community-Powered Early Education Rating System - Visit QualityRated.org - Watch the PSA

 

Pathways / Education

2016:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 45: Atlanta Science Festival

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 42: Children’s Museum Ratchets Up Play

2013:

Community-Guilds.org: STE(A)M Truck - Atlanta's First Mobile Maker Space

CNN Opinion: Teach kids to make things

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 25: "If You Build It" Sneak Preview

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 25: Atlanta's Mini Maker Faire is Coming

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 24: Georgia Budget Primer 2014

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 22: Belinda Stubblefield is Year Up Atlanta's New Executive Director

 

Westside Neighborhood Prosperity Fund

2016:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 46: The Westside Innovation Lab Application is Now Live!

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 45: The Westside is on the Rise!

2015:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 41: Westside Works and the New Atlanta Stadium are Changing Lives 

Citizen IBM: Building Capacity in the Nonprofit Sector (video)

Saporta Report: Let’s create meaningful opportunities for Westside residents

AJC: Culinary career program a life changer

Atlanta BeltLine: Hiring within the Community: Five Westside Residents Hired through the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership’s Workforce Partnership in Construction

Atlanta Business Chronicle: Blank Family Foundation picks 45 Atlanta nonprofits for Westside Momentum

WSB-TV: Local job training program expands (video)

WABE 90.1FM: Plight To Progress? Redeveloping West Atlanta Neighborhoods

Saporta Report: Falcons’ Arthur Blank says he’s keeping his Westside jobs pledge

Atlanta Business Chronicle: Blank Foundation seeking applications for Westside funds from nonprofits

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 40: Opportunities for Westside Revitalization Continue with Capacity Building Grants

 

Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation

2016:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 50: Help End Drunk Driving In Georgia

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 47: Save the Date - Kids Day at Falcons Mini Camp!

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 46: It’s Farmers Market Season!

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 44: Atlanta Falcons Launch NFL PLAY 60 FitnessGram Campaign

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 42: Building a Georgia Food Oasis

2015:

Grantland: TD and Me: Biking Around Atlanta With Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff

Ledger-Enquirer: Group trying to connect farmers and healthy food to families

Creative Loafing: Meet Becky Katz, Atlanta's first-ever chief bicycle officer

MyAJC: Turning food deserts into oases

11 Alive: A store with the power to change an entire neighborhood (video)

SECF Interchange: Fresh Approaches to Supplying Fresh Food

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 40: Georgia Organics "Recipe for Change" Conference and Expo February 20-21

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 40: Atlanta Falcons Heads Up Clinics and Parent Information Sessions Coming to a Georgia City Near You

CBS46.com: Heritage Health Project (video)

 

Atlanta United

2016:

2015:

Atlanta United FC Selects DeKalb County for Training FacilityAtlanta United FC Selects DeKalb County for Training Facility

2014:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 36: MLS Atlanta announced the appointment of Darren Eales as President of Major League Soccer's 22nd team

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 35: Soccer in the Streets Creates First Youth Soccer League in Atlanta's Historic Westside Neighborhoods

 

Mountain Sky Guest Ranch Fund

2014:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 32: Mountain Sky Guest Ranch Fund Commits More Than $125,000 in Grants for 2014

 

American Explorers

2015:

AJC: Lessons in teamwork, endurance and leadership

 

Speaker Series

2014:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 30: Speaker Series Recap: Make Play Safe for Kids

 

Additional Articles of Interest

2016:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 50: Laces For Atlanta!

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 44: Molly Blank Jewish Concert Series: Somewhere Over the Rainbow

2015:

AJC: Blank Foundation commits $2 million to College Football Hall of Fame

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 40: APPLY NOW for the Spring 2015 Points of Light Civic Accelerator!

 

 

 

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