TurningPoint Breast Cancer Rehabilitation

TurningPoint Breast Cancer Rehabilitation Provides a Sense of Community

With advances in early detection, treatment and support, more women than ever are surviving breast cancer.  On today’s Around Atlanta episode, Rebecca Cowens-Alvarado, Executive Director at Turning Point Breast Cancer Rehabilitation joins the show to tell listeners about the numerous ways the nonprofit promotes recovery from breast cancer year-round through services, education, and overall compassion. Cowens-Alvarado holds a Master of Public[...]

Atlanta Habitat Lisa Gordon

Atlanta Habitat Changes Lives, Streets, Blocks and Entire Neighborhoods

As one of the largest of 1,500 U.S. affiliates of Habitat for Humanity International, and the largest nonprofit homebuilder in Atlanta and Fulton County, Atlanta Habitat delivers dramatic results and makes a positive difference in more than one way. Lisa Gordon, President/CEO of Atlanta Habitat for Humanity joins us on our Around Atlanta episode to talk about new partnerships and[...]

meals on wheels

Meals on Wheels Ingenious Efforts to Feed Seniors in Atlanta

Senior hunger is a growing problem in the metro Atlanta area. Georgia has the nation’s 11th fastest growing senior population, and there are 9,000 seniors on waiting lists for some type of at-home service. On today’s Around Atlanta episode, CEO of Meals on Wheels Atlanta Charlene Crusoe-Ingram and Marketing Expert Hillary Baker discuss innovative ways they are raising money to[...]

enduring hearts

Why is Enduring Hearts’ Work Necessary in Atlanta?

A shocking statistic for many families is learning that a heart transplant will not last a lifetime, the average is just 12 years. With a mission to make transplanted hearts last forever, Atlanta-based Enduring Hearts works behind the scenes every day to accelerate research that will save the lives of kids living with a transplanted heart and end-stage heart failure.[...]

The Lyric Theatre ‘Lights Up the Night’ for Upcoming 40th Season

The Lyric Theatre ‘Lights Up the Night’ for Upcoming 40th Season

From intimate drama performances to Broadway musicals, Atlanta is a booming city for live theater! The Atlanta Lyric Theatre Artistic Director Mary Nye Bennett joins co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick on Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio for the first show of 2019 to discuss upcoming projects and events. Dedicated to producing the best in musical theater and “fostering the growth[...]

True Colors Theatre Company

True Colors Theatre Company Gives a Voice to Bold Artists of All Cultures

In today’s American culturescape, theater companies are often the anchor to local economic rejuvenation. Theater is a mirror of society that helps people understand and make sense of the world. On today’s Around Atlanta episode, Jamil Jude, incoming Artistic Director for True Colors Theatre Company discusses what makes the theatre unique and how he plans to carry on the legend[...]

Horizon Theatre

Horizon Theatre Adds Flare to New Holiday Shows

Aside from holiday light displays, ice skating and Santa meet and greets, many Atlantans also consider watching classic holiday performances a tradition.  While The Nutcracker and A Christmas Carol are a must-see, there are also many theaters around town that put some flare on holiday entertainment. On today’s Around Atlanta episode, Ryan Oliveti, Marketing Director for Horizon Theatre describes how[...]

Out Front Theatre Company

Out Front Theatre Company Decks the Halls with First-Ever Holiday Production

It’s such a joy to ring in the holidays with seasonal entertainment from thriving local theater companies around Atlanta. On today’s Around Atlanta episode, Paul Conroy, the founder and producing artistic director of Out Front Theatre Company, shares the unique mission of the theatre and gives details on the brand-new, 100-percent original Christmas play happening now. Originally from Boston, Conroy decided[...]

365 Atlanta Traveler

There’s a Winter Wonderland in Metro Atlanta and 365 Atlanta Traveler Knows the Details

Tis the season to be merry, and Atlanta is busting out the merry making with tons of winter and holiday fun. From ice skating and holiday light displays to traditional Santa meet and greets and Christmas tree farms, there are unlimited ways to fill your days with holiday cheer. On today’s Around Atlanta episode, Co-founder of 365 Atlanta Traveler, Sue[...]