Delta Community’s 2017 Philanthropic Fund grants began in January with awards totaling $6,000 to the organizations listed below:
- 100 Black Men of Atlanta received $2,000 to support its Project Success program. Through Project Success, the organization helps Atlanta’s at-risk youth prepare to enter a post-secondary institution by offering a mentoring program and tuition assistance.
- Cool Girls, Inc. accepted an award of $4,000 to benefit its Cool Girls Club and Cool Scholars programs. Cool Girls Club provides academic support, financial education and life skills development for girls in second to seventh grades, while Cool Scholars prepares high school girls for post-secondary education and career opportunities.
The Delta Community Philanthropic Fund will invest a total of $100,000 throughout 2017 to 22 metro Atlanta non-profit organizations which support the physical and financial needs of people who live within the communities we serve.