Recent News

Apr 5 2021

Tour Championship’s transformative role in the East Lake neighborhood

The East Lake Foundation was established in 1995 by philanthropists Tom and Ann Cousins to help transform the East Lake neighborhood and create new opportunities for the families who lived … Continue Reading →
Mar 16 2021

East Lake foundation offers vaccines at the East Lake Golf Club

On March 15th, Piedmont Healthcare, in partnership with the East Lake Foundation, conducted a COVID-19 vaccination outreach clinic in which it vaccinated approximately 150 members of Atlanta’s East Lake community.

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

Drew Charter School

Lottery Applications

Charles R. Drew Charter School is accepting lottery applications for the 2021-2022 school year. The lottery application period runs from February 1, 2021- April 30, 2021. All qualified applications received during this period will be included in the admissions lottery scheduled for May 6, 2021. Learn more

East Lake Cup


Congratulations to our 2020 East Lake Cup Champions, Ole Miss Women's Golf and Pepperdine Men's Golf! 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