On Aug. 8, MARTA added 18 articulated buses – also known as “bendy” buses — to its fleet. The buses will be on the agency’s high-ridership routes throughout the metro area.
In my position as CEO of St. Vincent de Paul Georgia I face the daily trap that many nonprofit leaders face; becoming so focused on the business side that I lose sight of the mission. ...
One of the common myths about poverty is that social mobility is easy if you possess a strong work ethic and are willing to work hard.
This week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) celebrated its 70th anniversary. As part of this, former CDC directors gathered to reflect on the agency’ past successes and challenges.
Our annual celebration of our country’s freedom may be over, but this is just the start of the Junior League of Atlanta’s (JLA) 100th year of service to our city.
With the broad adoption in recent years of electronic health records (EHRs), public health has the opportunity to take advantage of the availability of electronic health data to improve surveillance.
Can you imagine if Atlanta's grand old trees looked puny next to even taller, larger giants? With Trees Atlanta, I see first-hand signs of shifting baselines in our relationships with tree size.
Without truly understanding the complexity of poverty, public policies and service delivery models will always fall short.
We’re learning more every day about what Zika causes and how to prevent it, but there is still a lot that we don’t know.
We know that when girls are educated, all of society benefits. Our commitment at the United State of Women will open doors for girls to opportunities for a better future.
Every year, MAP International provides more than 1,300 MAP Medical Mission Packs to volunteers traveling overseas.
Join us on Tuesday, June 14 for a webinar focused on executive transitions and succession planning, as well as the 2016 Embrace the Future program, which will launch in August.
Scientists hope mobile technology can be leveraged in formal assessments of diseases to give programs a boost as they reach the finish line of elimination.
Looking back on the Junior League of Atlanta’s 100-year history, one cannot help but notice the tremendous amount of work JLA volunteers did in service of our military.
This year’s recipient of the Empowerment Award is Ronika Ward, who came to the Atlanta Children’s Shelter in August 2013 seeking childcare for her two daughters.
As CDC works to fight Zika, we greatly appreciate the new Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation partnership that will help empower and educate pregnant women and communities.