Nonprofit Voice | First-generation college graduates: key to community transformation

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
| by Guest Contributor |

The odds are stacked against too many children across America today. In Georgia, 47 percent of children live in families considered low-income. The Atlanta metropolitan area is still one of the hardest places for children to climb out of poverty: In South Fulton County, where the Future Foundation is based, one in four families live below the poverty line.

Nonprofit Voice | Protecting Georgia’s water quality – both above-ground and below

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
| by Guest Contributor |

As riverkeepers, we fight to ”keep” our rivers clean and healthy for everyone. Though you might think that rivers are all we are concerned about, we also focus heavily on safeguarding Georgia’s drinking waters: The first goal of the Waterkeeper Alliance, our international organization of riverkeepers, is protecting drinkable water. 

Nonprofit Voice | Working Together Must Work: Why Collaboration is Key to Success at Next Generation Men

Friday, October 9, 2015
| by Guest Contributor |

In the private sector, success is often defined by pure competition: beating your peers and gaining a greater market share. From a business perspective, this approach is logical and desirable. Your company and employees depend on your ability to sell something better than others in the marketplace: It’s as simple as that.