Our Partners

The programs and services provided by the East Lake Foundation would not be possible without the support of these committed partners who share our vision.

Thank you to all our supporters for making a difference in the East Lake community!

Joined with the Foundation, community residents and private investors to create The Villages of East Lake, a new mixed-income community in East Lake.

Owner and developer of The Trust at East Lake, 40 for-sale affordable townhomes.

Along with parents and the Foundation, the Atlanta Board of Education opened Drew Charter School in 2000, the city of Atlanta’s first charter school.

A 9-hole public golf course and home to First Tee – Metro Atlanta and the East Lake Junior Golf Program.

Owner and property manager of the Villages of East Lake, 650 mixed-income apartments.

Atlanta's first public charter school, Charles R. Drew Charter School, nurtures more than 1,900 students from Pre-K to 12th grade with a STEAM curriculum and enrichment programs, focusing on academic excellence and character development.

The East Lake Family YMCA, situated near Drew Charter School and The Villages of East Lake, offers a range of recreational and community programs, including youth outreach, sports, aquatics, day camp, and health and wellness programs. It is also home to the East Lake Early Learning Academy, one of our Early Childhood Education partners.

East Lake Golf Club, renowned as the home course of Bobby Jones and host to the PGA TOUR's TOUR Championship, is not only a historic golf club but also a philanthropic one. The Foundation benefits from diverse golf events held at the Club, such as the TOUR Championship, East Lake Invitational, and East Lake Cup.

East Lake Neighbors Community Association serves the East Lake community.

First Tee – Metro Atlanta is a year-round golf instruction and mentoring program for children ages 7-18, using golf principles such as discipline, hard work, sportsmanship, and integrity to enrich the academic achievement and life skills of Atlanta's youth.

Opened a grocery store in East Lake in 2001, which was the first grocery store in this community in 40 years.

Located adjacent to The Villages of East Lake, Sheltering Arms Early Education and Family Center offers an infant, toddler and Pre-K curriculum for children in the East Lake and Kirkwood neighborhoods. It also serves as one of the Early Childhood Education partners in the East Lake neighborhood.

Start:ME East Lake, in collaboration with Social Enterprise @ Goizueta, supports micro-entrepreneurs in Atlanta's East Lake and neighboring Kirkwood communities. Running from January through April annually, the program offers low-cost loans totaling $30,000 to top business ventures.

Since 2005, East Lake Golf Club has been the permanent home of the TOUR Championship, raising millions for the East Lake Foundation. We are grateful for the support of golf fans, PGA TOUR players, the PGA TOUR, Coca-Cola Company, Southern Company, Accenture and thousands of volunteers who make this tournament possible each year.

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