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Better Beginnings

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 24: CEO's Support Early Childhood 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

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

 

Inspiring Spaces

2013:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 29: Park Pride's 13th Annual Parks and Greenspace Conference is March 31

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 24: Sign the PARC Pledge!

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 23: Michael Halicki is Park Pride's New Executive Director

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 22: Atlanta Beltline Inc. Names Paul Morris as President and CEO

 

Art of Change

2013:

INOCENTE has been nominated for an Academy Award® for Best Documentary Short Subject

 

Westside Neighborhood Prosperity Fund

2014:

Arthur Blank’s Westside Works offers jobs, gives hope and fulfills promises for 2nd graduating class in community

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 33: Westside Works Graduates Inaugural Class

 

Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation

2014:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 34: Nominate Your Atlanta Falcons Community Quarterback Through November 12, 2014

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 34: August 15 Deadline to Sign Up for First Down for Fitness

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 33: Good Sports and Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation Donate $35,000 Worth of Fitness Equipment to Eight Youth Organizations Serving Atlanta's Historic Westside Neighborhoods

KBZK.com: Atlanta Falcons bring Moms Football Safety Clinic to Montana (Video)

WSB-TV People 2 People: Georgia Tennis Foundation Atlanta Circle Cup (Video)

CBS Better Mornings: Quality Care for Children Summer Feeding Program (Video)

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 32: Atlanta Falcons Hosting Moms Football Safety Clinic in Lawrenceville, GA on July 21, 2014

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 32: Georgia Food Oasis Partner Launches Mobile Farmers Market

RWJF: Hall County Recognized for Smart Snack Guidelines Early Implementation

My Fox Atlanta: School Get Recess Makeover (Video) 

CBS Better Mornings: Georgia Organics My Market Club (Video)

CBS Better Mornings: City of Refuge 180 Degree Kitchen and the Food Oasis Campaign (Video)

CBS Better Mornings: Good Sports and Urban Perform (Video)

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 30: Atlanta Falcons Moms Football Safety Clinic

11 Alive Atlanta: Good Samaritan Health Center (Video)

HGTV Gardens: A Farm-Centric Convenience Store

HGTV Gardens: Urban Farmer Hero

Atlanta Magazine: Stranded in Atlanta's Food Deserts

GPB: Money for Entrepreneurs (Audio)

GPB: Food Deserts - You Can Find One in Every County in Georgia (Audio)

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 27: Register Now for the 2014 Advocacy Champions Training

2013:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 26: Apply now for the NFL Foundation Grassroots Grants Program

Atlanta Falcons: Growing Healthy Habits (Video)

PreventObesity.net: Nonprofit Leader Takes on Gym Deserts

Urban Perform: Tri-Kids Athletes

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 23: Soccer for Success (Video)

My Fox Atlanta: Groups help feed kids during summer (Video)

PreventObesity.net: Blank Foundation Lauded for Helping Atlanta Kids Get Active

Georgia PHWEEK: Georgia SHAPE Partner Honored for Dedication to Youth

FOX 5 Atlanta: Falcons donate equipment to youth (Video)

PreventObesity.net: Up and Running

 

Speaker Series

2014:

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

 

Mountain Sky Guest Ranch Fund

2014:

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

 

Additional Articles of Interest

2014:

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 33: Conversations with Atlanta Magazine to feature Arthur M. Blank on August 20, 2014

Atlanta Intown: Ground broken for new English Avenue park

AJC: Blank Family of Businesses lay groundwork for Lindsay Street Park

SaportaReport: Lindsay Street Park a model of what needs to happen along Proctor Creek

Atlanta Business Chronicle: $75M raised for new Drew Charter School Senior Academy

AMBFF Newsletter Issue 27: Invest Atlanta is Now Accepting Applications for the Westside TAD Community Improvement Fund

 

 

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