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Day of Action at GPB

Heather Neal - Friday, June 22, 2012 - 5:23am

United Way Day of Action at GPB United Way marked its 125th Anniversary in true United Way style, by asking others to get involved in their communities to celebrate with them in a Day of Action. At GPB, we decided to...

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Your State Parks Day Reminds Us That Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites Provide Great Family Getaways

Mandy Wilson - Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 12:37pm

Georgia is known for its incredible state park system, and recently GPB took part in “Your State Parks Day.” The statewide event was sponsored by the Friends of Georgia State Parks...

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Crop Mob: Community Support of the Small Farm

Heather Neal - Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 7:14am

In Monday’s blog, we talked about the local farmer’s market and its positive impact on community. There is a relatively new state-wide volunteer organization that is contributing to the local farm effort by organizing...

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Ask Dr. Sandy: Help for Seniors

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Wednesday, January 8, 2014 - 5:00am

A new study in the journal Health Affairs shows organizations making home deliveries to needful seniors saves millions each year, by helping keep those seniors out of nursing homes. In Atlanta, Meals on Wheels also...

Give Back On Georgia Gives Day

Ashley Rucker - Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 1:00am

The holidays are here, which means opportunities to give back to the community.November 12th is Georgia Gives Day, when people donate to their favorite non-profit organization to give back their communities.One way you...

MARTA Army Works To Improve Atlanta Transit

Rickey Bevington - Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 2:09pm

Imagine a public transit system having its own army. Atlanta’s MARTA does. The two-month old MARTA Army is a group of volunteers working to make mass transit more personal. Founded in September by a group of Georgia...

United Way's Day of Action is June 21

Day of Action

Heather Neal - Monday, June 18, 2012 - 6:36am

This Thursday, June 21, 2012 marks United Way’s inspirational Day of Action. This is a national strategic effort on the longest day of the year to advance the common good. More than 74,000 individuals participated...

All volunteers receive training, free parking and a catered meal provided by C. Parks Catering.

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