Cole Society Donor Spotlight: Kourosh Noorbehesh
District Manager in the Metro Atlanta Area for Publix United Way is excited to spotlight Kourosh Noorbehesht. He is a District Manager in the Atlanta Metro Area for Publix Super Markets, and he has led some of our most successful workplace campaigns. Publix Super Markets is United Way’s number one corporate leader, not only in the Greater […]
Yes, it’s 100% Free – DIY, Virtual Tax Prep
United Way’s MyFreeTaxes offers people an easy way to file their returns. Many U.S. taxpayers are eligible to file their taxes for free – but too many don’t know about MyFreeTaxes®. MyFreeTaxes uses best-in-class standards to safeguard taxpayer information, guarantee returns are 100% accurate and ensure that filers receive their maximum refund. MyFreeTaxes is […]
Cole Society Donor Spotlight: Kate Koplan
Chief Quality Officer and Associate Medical Director at Kaiser Permanente, Georgia Region United Way is excited to spotlight Kate Koplan as a member of the Cole Society! Kate is Chief Quality Officer and Associate Medical Director at Kaiser Permanente, Georgia Region, she is also the Director of United Way’s Board of Directors, and she has […]
Grantees Announced for 2022-23 Cycle Two Grant Period
In December 2022, United Way of Greater Atlanta awarded grants to Cycle 2 grantees. Awards were distributed to organizations that advance strategies within the fInvestment Priority areas.
Get your taxes done for free!
United Way of Greater Atlanta provides free tax preparation services to the community through a partnership with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and MyFreeTaxes programs provide Greater Atlanta’s working individuals and families free tax prep to low-to-moderate income ($60,000 and under). Taxes are prepared by IRS trained and certified […]
In celebration & solidarity: Announcing the first grants from the OUT Georgia Impact Fund
OUT Georgia Business Alliance and United Way of Greater Atlanta launched the OUT Georgia Impact Fund because of the critical importance to drive meaningful, measurable, and lasting impact for LGBTQ+ individuals, youth, families, and communities across the Greater Atlanta Region.
YPL Member Spotlight Will Godwin
Please welcome new YPL member Will Godwin! If you would like to be featured in our next member spotlight, please click here. What inspired you to become involved with Young Professionals Leaders? After living in Atlanta for four years and becoming familiar with community around me, I wanted to support and serve an organization like […]
Meet the New Women United Cabinet!
We’re extremely excited to announce the new 2022-2023 Women United Cabinet!
Klump Family Foundation’s significant gift to United Way helps those affected by pandemic
Michael Klump’s first foray into philanthropy came at a young age in St. Louis, Missouri where he grew up.
Pandemic highlights greatest needs in Greater Atlanta
The pandemic outbreak of the coronavirus obviously created new problems for communities in Greater Atlanta, but those communities most affected didn’t come as a surprise. COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, quickly grew from a harrowing health crisis to a full-scale economic and social disaster. But there’s much to be learned from it. […]