GCN Member News | October 2

Wednesday, October 2, 2013
| by Editor |

What GCN member received a $25,000 grant for a basketball court from the Atlanta Hawks Foundation? Who is now Make-A-Wish Georgia's largest corporate donor? And...

Inside, read our latest bi-weekly member news round-up with updates from GCN members Home Depot FoundationChattahoochee Nature Center, James T. Anderson Boys and Girls ClubHomeAid Atlanta, and more!

GCN joins the Georgia Food Bank Association to defend nonprofit tax exemptions

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
| by Editor |

Before an unelected Governor-appointed task force, the Atlanta Community Food Bank and GCN provided economic justification for vital tax provisions that were phased out in...

Last Monday, Governor Deal and his appointed Georgia Competitiveness Initiative taskforce convened on Georgia Tech’s campus to discuss state tax provisions. Their goal: “to enhance the State's economic development strategy” through the adoption or phasing out of specific tax provisions.