Community Partners – Environment

 

Greening Youth Foundation

100 Edgewood Ave, Suite 805 Atlanta GA 30307
Jaribu Chitunda – Youth Programs Manager: 404-254-4827 jchitunda@gyfoundation.org
The Greening Youth Foundation fuses technology, music, sports, literature and old-fashioned fun to teach children the importance of being stewards of our environment. GYF endeavors to achieve its mission through a comprehensive environmental education program which directly works with students and stresses the importance of recycling, water conservation, energy conservation and land conservation. The objective is to re-connect youth and young adults to the outdoors. The Foundation is a federal 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit corporation dedicated to educating children about the importance of being stewards of our environment. This philosophy leads us to understand that environmentally enlightened children are the hope for our planet’s sustainable future. With the help of our corporate and community partners and fellow not-for-profits, we strive to educate a generation that is C.L.E.A.N. (Children Living Energetically Advancing Nature).

Keep Paulding Beautiful

60 County Services Ln, Dallas, GA 30132
(770) 443-0119 KPB@paulding.gov
Keep Paulding Beautiful desires to work with Paulding citizens to promote a clean and healthy environment in which to live, work and play.

Hands on Atlanta

600 Means St, Suite 100. Atlanta, GA
Monique Terry, Director of Community & Civic Engagement: (404) 979-2851, mterry@handsonatlanta.org
Hands On Atlanta helps individuals, families, corporate and community groups strengthen Greater Atlanta through service at more than 400 nonprofit organizations and schools. Hands On Atlanta volunteers are at work every day of the year tutoring and mentoring children, helping individuals and families make pathways out of poverty, improving Atlanta’s environment, and more. Hands On Atlanta is an affiliate of the HandsOn Network, an association of 250 volunteer service organizations across 16 countries.

Omosaze Inc.

4585 Kinsdale Drive Mableton GA 30126
Melissa Rutherford 770-739-6786
info@omosaze.org
Provide reading instruction to low income, underperforming students through “Reading Saturday,” a Saturday program that combines one to one mentoring by volunteers and small group instruction by qualified teaching professionals.

One Child, Inc.

PMB 191 1025 Veterans Memorial STE 310 Mableton GA 30126
Douglas Simmons
404-388-5299 douglas.simmons@onechildinc.org
Our mission is to give back to African American children in the Atlanta area. Our key components are Education, Mentoring, Tutoring, Civic & Economic Development that promote a curriculum that fosters critical thinking, problem solving, and the innovative use of knowledge to prepare students for college and career.

Our Reading Spaces Foundation

860 Johnson Ferry Rd, Suite 140-203 Atlanta GA 30342
404-542-1463
irene@ourreadingspaces.org
Supporting the educational journey through the establishment of self-sustaining libraries and community centers in rural Africa.

Paulding County Historical Society & Museum

295 North Johnston St. Dallas Ga 30132
678-945-5323
researcher@pchsm.org
To fill the minds of little ones and older ones with the history of Paulding County and beyond. Provide the most interesting “field trip” for every one to enjoy. Provide Genealogy information for any given family for the Paulding County area and local region. To discover, collect, and preserve all materials related to Paulding County and neighboring counties. To promote historical research.

Paulding County School District

The vision of the Paulding County School District is to provide a safe, healthy, supportive environment focused on learning and committed to high academic achievement. Contact the principal at the school you would like to volunteer to make arrangements.

Paulding Enterprises

110 Stadium Drive PO BOX 507 Dallas GA 30132
Mary Anna Cochran 770-445-6051
maryannachochran@comcast.net
Dawn Cable 770-445-6051
dawncable@comcast.net
Paulding Enterprises is a non-profit organization that provides day care and respite services to adults, over the age of 21, with mental retardation and developmental disabilities. Volunteers with Paulding Enterprises can assist with daily learning activities in art, computers, reading, math, sign language and more. Volunteers are also needed as chaperones for community outings or to help with events like Karaoke Fridays and talent shows. Paulding Enterprises provides services 8:30am-2:30pm Monday through Friday.

Sheltering Arms

15 Locations in Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fulton, and Gwinnett counties
Beth Zimmerman, bzimmerman@shelteringarmsforkids.com, 404-523-9865
Sheltering Arms is Georgia’s oldest nonprofit early childhood education program for children ages six weeks to five years old. The mission is to serve working families with high quality, affordable child care and education and comprehensive support services, as well as to provide professional development for early childhood educators and community outreach. The centers are open Monday-Friday with volunteer hours between 9 a.m.-11 a.m. or 2 p.m.-5 p.m. Center needs vary from gardening projects to serving as a teacher aid. Contact Beth Zimmerman at least two weeks before you are ready to volunteer in order to be connected to a Sheltering Arms center. All individual volunteers will need to complete a background check and TB check. Background checks can be completed at local police stations.

 

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980 South Cobb Drive
Marietta, GA 30060
770.528.4545

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Appalachian Campus
100 Campus Drive
Jasper, GA 30143
706.253.4500

Austell Campus
1578 Veterans Memorial Highway
Austell, GA 30168
Classroom-Only Location
No Office Hours

Canton Campus
1645 Bluffs Parkway
Canton, GA 30114
770.345.0172

Marietta Campus
980 South Cobb Drive
Marietta, GA 30060
770.528.4545

Mountain View Campus
2680 Gordy Parkway
Marietta, GA 30066
770.509.6305

North Metro Campus
5198 Ross Road
Acworth, GA 30102
770.975.4000

Paulding Campus
400 Nathan Dean Boulevard
Dallas, GA 30132
770.443.3600

Woodstock Campus
8371 Main Street
Woodstock, GA 30188
Classroom-Only Location
No Office Hours