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Female Business Owner Hikes Machu Picchu to Benefit BlazeSports

Lisa Simmons, president of Beacon Management Services, begins her 3rd Annual “Moving Mountains” hike to benefit BlazeSports America on August 6, 2021. This year’s hike takes Simmons to Peru, where she will climb Machu Picchu, one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World. “I’m proud to represent BlazeSports on this adventure,” said Simmons. “This nonprofit provides life-changing sports programs and[...]

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David Weekley Homes Participated In Bunks Across America Event

On Saturday, June 12 at First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, 40 David Weekley Homes – Atlanta Division team and family members joined Gwinnett County Chapter members of Sleep in Heavenly Peace (SHP) for the nonprofit’s 3rd Annual Bunks Across America event. With 260 chapters across the U.S., Canada, and Bermuda, SHP has a mission to ensure that “No Kid[...]

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Beacon Management Crosses Canyon for Disabled Athletes

The president of an Atlanta property management company will hike one of the most famous trails in the world on August 22, 2018 to raise funds for BlazeSports America. The national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization empowers children and adults with physical disabilities through sports programs, such as wheelchair athletics.  Lisa Simmons, president of Beacon Management Services, will complete the epic “Rim[...]

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Girl Talk, Inc.: Defining Leadership and Supporting Girls

Today's guest on Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio comes at a time when confidence and leadership development for women and girls is not only gaining momentum, but is more necessary than ever. Co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick are joined by Katherine Carey, communications and digital marketing coordinator with Girl Talk, Inc., to discuss the important work her organization is[...]

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HomeAid Atlanta Completes Garden at Solomon’s Temple

HomeAid Atlanta has completed its first Care Day of 2018. On March 23, HomeAid Atlanta and volunteers completed work at Solomon’s Temple in southwest Atlanta.  Solomon’s Temple provides housing to single women and women with children as they strive to rebuild their lives. Volunteers from Engel & Völkers Buckhead Atlanta, Kennesaw State University's NAHB Student Chapter, and Georgia Gwinnett College worked[...]

How to Contribute to Hurricane Relief Without Getting Scammed

Since the landfall of Hurricane Harvey, thousands of individuals and organizations are rushing to contribute to flood relief  efforts in the Houston area. Similar devastation is likely to occur with the arrival of Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean, Florida, parts of Georgia and the Carolinas. With the rise of natural disasters comes the increase in fraudulent or mismanaged charities promising[...]

Holiday Tour of Homes: The Daigle Home in Downtown Woodstock

Save the date for November 12 and 13, 2016 as the Junior Service League of Woodstock opens the doors to seven beautifully decorated homes within the downtown Woodstock area.  The 20th annual Holiday Tour of Homes features some of Woodstock’s most sensational homes professionally decorated for the holiday season by local designers. Like all Junior Service League events, the Holiday Tour of[...]

Junior Service League of Woodstock’s 20th Annual Holiday Tour of Homes

Seven beautifully decorated homes within the downtown Woodstock area will kick off the holiday season during the 20th annual Holiday Tour of Homes presented by the Junior Service League of Woodstock. Not only will the community get a glimpse of the stunning interiors of the homes, but also a chance to support and donate to four local Cherokee County charities. The[...]

Soleil Hosts Angel Walk This Saturday

Soleil Laurel Canyon’s residents love to give back to the community and regularly participate in events and fundraisers that support local charities. Just recently, the community hosted a charity garage sale and residents have hand-quilted 90 incubator covers for premature infants in an Israeli hospital. Soleil Laurel Canyon boasts more than 50 social clubs and activity groups, opportunities to give[...]