Wed., December 26, 2012 5:30pm
People who live in Albany give the most money to charity, according to a ranking by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. And many other Georgia communities aren’t far behind.
Wed., November 21, 2012 9:18am
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp is warning Georgia residents to be cautious as they consider holiday and end-of-year donations to charitable organizations. He said to be wary of telephone solicitations and be sure organizations qualify for tax-deductible gifts if the tax break is important to you.
Wed., July 11, 2012 12:00pm
Georgia officials with the Make-A-Wish Foundation said donations have dropped and costs have risen as demanded for wishes has increased.
Fri., October 21, 2011 9:48am
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Georgia Inc., which has matched children to mentors in more than 40 south Georgia counties, has announced that it will close. Board President James Nixon said in a statement that the agency has been unable to meet financial commitment to providing ongoing volunteer recruiting, careful matching of mentors and mentoring support.