H.O.P.E. - Helping Our Precious EldersPor Ginny Albert November 2017
College Toiletry DrivePor Claudia Phillips October 2017
Latina Ladies in TechPor Pamela Barba September 2017
Technologists of ColorPor Marcellus Haynes August 2017
Project Walk A Mile In My ShoesPor Charles McCree June 2017
Ladies In Waiting, Inc.Por Crystal Moore May 2017
First Generation Hope ScholarshipPor Christina Rogers April 2017
Mini CityPor India Hayes March 2017
Christian Family Adoption Aid (CFAA)Por Chantal Smith February 2017
Therapeutic Artists Residency, TAR ProjectPor Orion Crook October 2016
Ba'beez 'R US - Self Esteem Dolls for GirlsPor Ida Harris September 2016
STRIVE Job-Readiness Program for REAL EmploymentPor Walter Evans August 2016
Cabin For Our TroopsPor Beth Waters June 2016
"Dance Through It" Foster Care Awareness ConcertPor Jonita McKinney May 2016
The Soul KitchenPor Jasmine Crowe April 2016
"Flying Change" Equine Therapy for YouthPor Lissa Corcoran March 2016
48in48Por Carole Williams February 2016
Mobile Learning Dome/PlanetariumPor Andrea Gaiter January 2016
The Civic Imagination ProjectPor Tray Tendaji Deadwyler November 2015
Boy Scout Troop 100: aspiring to be the largestPor James Bailey October 2015
Supporting Adult LiteracyPor Leigh Bond September 2015
Blindness, Education and Training for YouthPor Garrick Scott August 2015
Artists Making a DifferencePor Nicholas Bedford June 2015
Robotics Team for Sophia Academy ProjectPor Cathi Athaide May 2015
S.E.T. Hurt Park Greenspace GardenPor Amber Hughes (Sustainable Energy Tribe at Georgia State University) April 2015
Art to Heart Outreach Initiative for Kids (K-ZAP)Por Kodi Van Art March 2015
Travel abroad to make positive changePor Jason February 2015
BioLogue STEM AdventuresPor Gladys Delancey-Bolding January 2015
Fun Weird Science: S.T.E.M skills for at-risk kidsPor Ronnie Thomas November 2014
A simple method to revolutionize bus transitPor Simon Berrebi October 2014
Building Closets for Title 1 StudentsPor Terence Lester September 2014
Learning Garden ProjectPor Ryan Cameron Foundation August 2014
Goodie Hackathon For Under-Served CommunitiesPor Justin Dawkins June 2014
Buford Hwy Area Little Free Library ProjectPor Kim Gokce May 2014
"S.M.A.R.T. Moves" Chess ProgramPor Officer Mustafa F. Mahdi April 2014
OUR NEXT GRANT IS MAY 1, 2019. APPLY NOW
Keep CALM and BE AWESOME we are RE-launching.
The Atlanta Chapter of the Awesome Foundation's grants support projects in sciences, arts, education, civic engagement, media, and entertainment -- just about anything as long as it contributes to making Atlanta more AWESOME!
And guess what - 501c3 status is not a requirement!
The grants can go to groups, individuals, small non-profit organizations, almost any entity. We fund grants every month EXCEPT July and December.
*Winners are announced on the 1st of the Month. (a representative must attend our monthly Awesome Hour to pickup the check).
ATTEND AWESOME HOUR Click here for Event Information
Interested in joining our group? We are still seeking a few more Awesome Trustees!!!! Email us here
About our Chapter: Awesome Atlanta was founded by Dr. Dionne Mahaffey, a serial volunteer and entrepreneur with a naturally “giving” spirit.
The Atlanta Chapter’s Current Trustees include: Dr. Dionne Mahaffey; Yasmin Smith; Mike Stott; Joey “Digital” Womack, Ryan Cameron, Billy Briggs, Ayesha Doyle, Chris Cooper, Stephanie Pickens-Britton, and Rita K. Davis.
Our 2014 Inaugural Trustees were: Dr. Dionne Mahaffey; Yasmin Smith; Tia Plunkett McQueen; Mike Stott; Cheryl Cofield, Kristine Hwang; Herbert Greene; Denise Gines; Mark Robelli; Natalie Tindall, PhD; Joey “Digital” Womack, Ryan Cameron and Earl Coleman.
OPENING: Awesome Ambassador : We are seeking ambassadors/volunteers to assist us with managing our social media channels; PR/marketing, photography and graphics.