It’s back! Fashion Uncorked, Atlanta’s Project Runway-style design competition has returned for a second year to benefit Easter Seals of North Georgia. This year promises to be bigger and bolder as ten up-and-coming designers battle it out on the runway on Saturday, February 11, 2012 at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center.
Join the Miss A – Atlanta community at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on May 12th at Atlantic Station. Together we will beat the disease by enabling women to detect and survive breast cancer. Our goal is to have 100 walkers, each raising $200, for a total of $20,000. [...]
For the fourth consecutive year, Allstate helped keep the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. alive through its Give Back Day program. The insurance company encouraged citizens across the nation to use the holiday as an opportunity to serve their communities. Allstate also honored those who dedicated themselves to year round service, naming them [...]
National Wear Red Day is less than a month away and what better way to celebrate than local events in the Atlanta area? From Buckhead to downtown, there is something close by that will give you an opportunity to support a great cause and look cute at the same time. Fund raising at these [...]
So your wedding day is around the corner and you’re not too excited about wearing that thrift store wedding dress from 1950, but what is there to do? Grab your girls and tell your mom to meet you over at Lambert Place for the Project Pink Inc‘s Atlanta Charity Gown Sale. This event will [...]
Tucked away in the historic district of Sweet Auburn, The King Center is easy to miss. Yet it’s an important stop for tourists and locals alike. Formally known as The Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Change, this living monument pays tribute to the Civil Rights leader. Founded by Coretta Scott King, the [...]
Domestic violence is an ongoing issue within so many communities that needs continual recognition and awareness. This Friday January 6, 2012 at 7 p.m. Grassroots Entertainment will present “Heather’s Legacy Benefit Concert.” The proceeds will go to the The Heather J. Kwiate Foundation.
The Heather J. Kwiate Foundation’s mission is to help create positive [...]
Executive committee member Rubye Reid’s original artwork for the silent auction. (Photo Credit: Lindsey Riley)
This December, Fix Georgia Pets hosted Party for Paws, a fundraiser and silent auction, at Andrews Upstairs hoping to raise awareness and funds for their cause. Attendees were welcomed at the doors with smiling faces and complimentary gourmet [...]
Atlanta-based Grow Kids Inc. is taking the early childhood education field and community by storm! This organization’s innovative and comprehensive mission is dedicated to the healthy mental development and education of young children. With the support of parents as partners, schools and other community stakeholders, Grow Kids Inc. (also referred to as Grow Kids) [...]