Alabama | Georgia | Mississippi Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Wednesday - June 3

The latest local Birmingham/Atlanta/Greater Jackson area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

Deadline extended for Opportunity Grants!

If you're a YNPN Atlanta member and seeking funding to further your professional career or any COVID-19 related initiatives/expenses, please apply at the link below by June 5th #YNPN #Atlanta #NonProfit 🧡

CONFERENCE UPDATE: Basic sponsorships are still available! For a $100 donation, you get acknowledgments on our website and social media as well as a logo display and endorsement during one of our online sessions. Deadline: Friday, June 5. Become a sponsor:

Mark your calendars! Executive Director Sitaniel J. Wimbley will be a guest on WMGO 1370 AM in Canton this Saturday, June 6th at 8 a.m. The topic of the 30-minute radio show will be mental health and mental illness. Be sure to tune in! 📻

Help us protect the protesters! Register for legal observer training below. These webinars will be held at 12 noon on each of the following days this week.

Wednesday, June 3
Thursday, June 4
Friday, June 5

Go to to register now!

An update on our Cobb County Sheriff Virtual Candidate Forum! To watch the forum, tune into our Facebook page at 7 p.m. on 6/3. It will be streamed live. Comment your questions there, in the live feed!

It's June and that means we should be crawling with young actors for Project P.L.A.Y. Sadly, not this year. Trips down #memorylane help us to not forget shows like our 2014's Gracelyn & the Amazing Flying Machine, written and directed by the amazing Marie- Julie Etua.

A message from Dr. LouAnn Woodward (@LAWoodwardMD)

We had a great Tuesday with 9 intakes and 7 adoptions! Congrats to Stormy (pictured) the adult dog and to Steffie, Jim, Gorgonzola (pictured), Envy, Slate and Scarface the cats!

Sagamore Hills Elementary School is partnering with the @captainplanetfd to raise a vegetable garden. Produce will be donated to their local food bank @NETWorksCoopMin. #projectgivinggardens

We are excited to welcome you back into the Y! But if you’re not quite ready to come back, don’t worry – our #HealthyAtHome newsletter will continue to provide you with ways to stay active and connected at home! Sign up here:

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