GIVE ATLANTA

ATLANTA MAGAZINE PRESENTS GIVE ATLANTA

Atlanta magazine’s Give Atlanta program is an opportunity for philanthropic organizations to engage with the community and share their story with an affluent audience.  Atlanta magazine will publish a stand-alone magazine titled Give Atlanta and will polybag it with 50,000 copies of the November issue. The magazine will feature stories on Atlanta’s nonprofit community, profile people who give, and inspire our readers to support many of Atlanta’s philanthropic initiatives. Atlanta magazine is committed to providing nonprofit organizations with a platform to connect with the most influential members of the Atlanta community by producing this custom print publication, along with an online fundraising challenge.

ABOUT THE 2019 CHALLENGE

In just one month, the 2019 GIVE Atlanta Challenge raised $399,336 and Atlanta magazine gifted an additional $40,000 in cash grants and $50,910 in advertising—bringing the total impact in our nonprofit community to $490,246!

Congratulations to our winners:

1st Place: $17,000 and $8,590 in advertising to Furkids with $145,738 raised
2nd Place: $6,000 to The Empty Stocking Fund with $90,815 raised
3rd Place: $4,000 to The Giving Kitchen with $72,485 raised

Wellspring Living, Richmont Graduate University, Foodwell Alliance, Back on My Feet, STEM for Every Child, Action Ministries, The Giving Kitchen, The Empty Stocking Fund and Furkids Animal Rescue and Shelters also won additional cash and advertising prizes totaling $55,320 through weekly bonus challenges.

Click here to view the final 2019 GIVE Atlanta Challenge leaderboard!

BECOME A PARTICIPATING NONPROFIT

Want to learn how your nonprofit can join in? Please contact your account executive or email tfusco@atlantamagazine.com for more information!

 

Meet Our 2019 Give Atlanta Nonprofits

Give Atlanta Stories

Goods that Give Back

Michelle Nunn, CEO of CARE, shares her favorite things that give back to the causes she cares about most.

Creative License: Making the arts accessible and inclusive for all Atlantans

When Woodruff Arts Center's President and CEO, Doug Shipman, greets me on the fourth floor, he’s dressed in a plaid blazer, sneakers, and colorful socks in the style of a cool politician or a millennial tech magnate. It’s a fitting look for someone who both wields immense power and embraces nontraditional priorities, namely to diversify Woodruff Arts Center.

All Eyes on Equity: How nonprofits are mobilizing to solve Atlanta’s structural inequities

In Grove Park, a neighborhood just west of Bankhead, a familiar story is playing out. The first chapter might begin in the 1950s, when black Atlantans first started moving to the neighborhood and white residents tried various tactics—including bombing one black woman’s home—to keep them out.

The Next Generation of Giving

A new class of Atlanta philanthropists and activists tell us why they give, how they’re doing it, and what they’ve learned along the way.

Nonprofit Spotlight: Giving Kitchen

The origin story of nonprofit Giving Kitchen, which supports food service workers in times of crisis, has captured the hearts of Atlanta and beyond since its inception in 2013. Since its founding, Giving Kitchen has been dedicated to providing emergency assistance to food service workers through referrals and financial assistance.

Nonprofit Spotlight: The Empty Stocking Fund

The Empty Stocking Fund has been an Atlanta institution since 1927, after a group of employees from the Atlanta Georgian founded it during the Great Depression. The nonprofit allows parents to “shop” for their children and select gifts from the organization’s toy store every December.

Nonprofit Spotlight: Furkids

Furkids was born out of a need for adoption and no-kill shelter options in the metro Atlanta area after Shelton came across a cat family outside her home in 2001. She started volunteering at a PetSmart in 2002 and organizing adoptions out of the Perimeter store.

UPCOMING EVENTS

ESNG’s Corporate Challenge at Topgolf Alpharetta – Benefiting Easterseals North Georgia Thursday, July 30 2020, 11:00 AM

Companies across Atlanta will come together at this event to network, play, and raise funds for North Georgia’s children and families in need of assistance with early education, disabilities, or special needs therapies. Easterseals North Georgia has 13 locations and serves over 5,000 families, Monday-Friday.

Learn more here.

Community Champion Awards – Benefiting Christian City Thursday, October 29th 2020, 7:00 PM

The Community Champion Awards honor individuals and businesses that have demonstrated outstanding leadership and commitment towards the betterment of our Atlanta community. The dinner event will be held in the beautiful Georgia Aquarium ballroom and pay tribute to three special and deserving recipients in three categories: Individual, Nonprofit, and Corporate. Nomination forms and more information are available at the link below. Sponsorships, tables, and individual tickets are available. Proceeds go to enabling Christian City to fulfill their promise of life-changing hope through faith, community, and care.

Learn more here.

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GUIDE TO CHARITABLE GIVING

As part of our GIVE Atlanta campaign, Atlanta magazine publishes Give Atlanta magazine, a guide to charitable giving in Atlanta. Check out our 2019 issue!