Many paths, one goal: Bright spots in post-secondary success

Monday, February 25, 2019
| by Guest Contributor |

Why OneGoal is rethinking life after high school graduation, and how they’re empowering students to make the most informed decisions possible.

Four years of college or bust: That used to be OneGoal’s way of thinking. Heck, it even used to be my way of thinking. After all, I was ranked third in my high school class; served as class president; had completed college classes in high school. So it’s probably safe to say I was always college-bound. (Go, Blue Devils!)

Hunger impacts us all – including Georgia business

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
| by Guest Contributor |

With this call-to-action, the Georgia Health Policy Center makes it clear to our for-profit colleagues how food insecurity hurts the bottom line, and...

The U.S. Department of Agriculture defines food insecurity as “a lack of consistent access to enough food for an active, healthy life.” In Georgia, more than one in five children (21 percent) live in food insecure households; the national average is 18 percent. About one in seven Georgians (15.1 percent) don’t always know where they will find their next meal; the national average is 13 percent.