Recent News

Jul 21 2021

Bank of America 2021 Student Leaders Work with Atlanta Nonprofits

Paid Summer Internships Connect Atlanta Youth to Career Building Opportunities with East Lake Foundation and Grove Park Foundation Atlanta – Bank of America recently selected five Atlanta high school juniors … Continue Reading →
Jun 7 2021

Small Bites teaches big lessons

When Julia Watkins asked kids where their food came from, she often heard the same response: “From the grocery store.” Hearing that answer and having worked at a farmers market … Continue Reading →

East Lake Cup


Join us for the 7th Annual East Lake Cup from October 24-27! We'll kick off this year's tournament with our signature event, Party on the Green on October 23. Tickets and joint sponsorship opportunities are available. Learn more

Drew Charter School

Congratulations Class of 2021

Drew Charter School's Class of 2021 graduated on May 22, 2021. All 97 members of the senior class graduated. Congratulations, Drew Eagles!

A Foundation that Shines Bright

2020 Annual Report

The East Lake Foundation continues its work to transform place and build promise in the East Lake neighborhood. We are grateful to all the partners, supporters and residents who make our success possible. Learn more

Thank you

Birdies for East Lake

What started as a simple gesture in by PGA Tour player Brendon Todd wanting to support the work of the East Lake Foundation in 2014 has turned into a movement. Thank you to everyone who supported the 2020 Birdies for East Lake Challenge. This year, generous donors pledge nearly $70,000 to support the Foundation's work in the East Lake neighborhood. Learn more


East Lake COVID- 19 Relief Fund

The Foundation has established the East Lake COVID-19 Relief Fund to provide targeted short- and long- term support to stabilize families and our community wellness partners who are experiencing economic hardship. Our goal is to raise $1 million to support our most vulnerable residents and our partners who serve them. Please click on the Learn More button to make a donation to the East Lake COVID-19 Relief Fund. Learn more