Grants

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‘Youth CareerConnect’ Grants Fund STEM Focused Programs

CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.

09/29/2014

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Why Every College Student Should File A FAFSA

The federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.

09/22/2014

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Georgia Agency Awards $390K In Rural Health Care Grants

The Georgia Department of Community Health has awarded $390,000 in grants to bolster health care service in rural communities.

04/30/2014

US Army Veterans Celebrate 65 Years Of Liberating Obersalzberg

Hire Heroes USA Awarded Grant

Alpharetta-based nonprofit Hire Heroes USA is the recipient of a three-year, $550,000 grant from the Altria Group to fund its veteran career transition program and services. The grant will help Hire Heroes USA assist over […]

WAOK-AM–01/17/2014

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Pay It Forward Friday – The Dave Krache Memorial Foundation

The Dave Krache Memorial Foundation was founded in 2012 to help local kids play in their community recreational league sports – even if his or her family is not in a financial position to afford […]

92.9 The Game–11/21/2013

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Pay It Forward Friday: The Dave Krache Foundation

The Dave Krache Memorial Foundation was founded in 2012 to help local kids play in their community recreational league sports – even if his or her family is not in a financial position to afford […]

92.9 The Game–08/01/2013

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Race To The Top Funds May Be In Jeopardy

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia could lose $33 million of its $400 million Race to the Top school grant because of proposed changes to a new evaluation system for principals and teachers. The U.S. Department of […]

WAOK-AM–07/05/2012

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The Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure Foundation Cuts Grants To Planned Parenthood For Its Breast-Cancer Program

Talk show host, Alison Slade was the special guest on Rob Redding News Review as Rob took a break to go on his book tour. Today, she hit on the debate between Planned Parent Hood […]

WAOK-AM–02/02/2012

Mayor Kasim Reed welcomes funding to help Atlanta's homelessness

Atlanta Gets Bloomberg Funds

Atlanta is one of five cities getting help with ongoing homelessness and panhandling problems. New York Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, and Bloomberg Philanthropies plan to assist Atlanta by giving one point four million dollars annually, to fund […]

WAOK-AM–07/15/2011

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