The new KBOA board of directors were proud to present our 2019 Kirkwood Nonprofit Awards at our annual KBOA Holiday Party! The $5000 donatioon is from 2019's Kirkwood Wine Stroll proceeds. Since 2016, KBOA has given back $15,000 to local nonprofits serving East Lake, Kirkwood and Edgewood communities for 2020 projects.
2020 Applications open on Monday February 3, 2020.
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Atlanta Clay Works: $1000
- Workshops and Training for Refugees. Art Project Volunteers for Foster Care
Neighbor in Need, East Lake : $1000
- Assisting low income elderly within East Lake, Kirkwood and Edgewood communities to make emergency home repairs.
Kirkwood Cares: $1000
- To provide critical repairs to the homes of low income residents in Kirkwood.
Veterans Empowerment Organization (VEO): $1000
- Providing immediate short-term housing for homeless veterans with wrap-around services to transition them to self-sufficiency.
Toomer Parent Teacher Association (PTA): $1000
- Toomer Parent Rides will start 2019-2020 school year and will include money towards shuttles for events, UberX and Lyft credits for parents, and establishing a volunteer parent ride-sharing service. This project will serve an estimated 200 parents to ensure that they can get a ride to school events, conferences, or to pick up their child when he or she is sick.