Join Atlanta for a community celebration as we welcome The TOUR Championship back to our city on Monday, September 18! The event will feature a performance from hometown favorite Ludacris … Continue Reading →
Twenty-nine promising micro-entrepreneurs in the Clarkston and East Lake communities have completed an extensive mentoring and business training program offered through the Start: Micro-Entrepreneur Accelerator Program (Start:ME). Start:ME will celebrate the 29 ventures completing this year’s program with its Entrepreneur Showcase on Thursday, May 4th from 5:30-8:30 PM at Agnes Scott College in Decatur.
The Georgia Department of Education has awarded Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) certification to Atlanta Public Schools’ (APS) Charles R. Drew Charter Elementary Academy. Drew Charter is the second STEAM-certified school in the state of Georgia, the first STEAM-certified school charter school in Georgia, and the first STEAM-certified school in APS.
The James M. Cox Foundation announced a five-year $2.5 million grant to the East Lake Foundation to further early childhood education through Charles R. Drew Charter School. The program is … Continue Reading →
On June 29th, the East Lake Foundation’s Board of Directors elected four new board members: Derek Bottoms, Phil Jacobs, Erika James and Rodney K. Sanders. These four leaders in the … Continue Reading →
The East Lake Foundation today announced that Lawrence Schall, JD, Ed.D, President of Atlanta’s Oglethorpe University, has been named Chairman of the Foundation’s Board of Directors. Dr. Schall, who joins … Continue Reading →
Cox Pre-K Program Dedication Ceremony Held Tuesday An important step in a child’s “cradle-to-college” education journey, early childhood education, received significant support today as the Cox Pre-K Program at Charles … Continue Reading →
United Distributors executive brings his passion and experience serving Georgia’s Children The East Lake Foundation, a nationally recognized leader in community revitalization, is pleased to announce that Doug Hertz has … Continue Reading →