Coming together for Georgia Gives Day 2016

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
| by Editor |

This year’s theme is “Come Together.” Not only does it evoke one of our favorite Beatles songs, it captures the spirit of what Georgia Gives Day is all about – a message that has never been as resonant as in this election year. What better way to counter the polarization of a heated political race than evoking the positivity, and the possibilities, generated by Georgians rallying en masse to support the work and worth of nonprofits?

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Monday, September 19, 2016
| by Guest Contributor |

Angel* lives with her daughter and two young grandchildren in Harrisburg, a historic mill village just west of downtown Augusta. Like many mill villages across the country, Harrisburg slipped into decline in the late 20th century. In that decline, businesses and houses were boarded up, weeds covered lawns that were once well-kept, and formerly bustling streets grew silent.