Four non-profits that could use your help
Blue Heron Nature Preserve
Blue Heron Nature Preserve is a haven for nature in an urban environment. Sign up an education, art, or recreational program, enroll your child in camps, bring your family on a Twilight Hike, enjoy an Adult Art Illustration class, participate in an outdoor yoga or a Forest Bathing session, join or volunteer.
Chastain Horse Park
Chastain Horse Park is a premier accredited PATH (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship) facility, making a difference in the lives of riders of all ages and abilities through life-changing relationships with horses. Volunteer, donate a scholarship to a therapeutic rider in financial need or donate a horse to the lesson program, hippotherapy program or lesson program.
Daughters Against Alzheimer’s, Inc.
This local grassroots group started by a Buckhead woman is committed to supporting medical research related to Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Join the Battle for the Brain lip sync competition, January 17, at the Coca-Cola Roxy with celebrity hosts and 12 performances by reps from The Atlanta Falcons Cheerleaders, Delta, Steve Penley and Morgan Stanley. BattleForTheBrain.org; Donate or find out about how to help on the website.
Our House offers children and families experiencing homelessness the tools, support, and education they need to thrive. Make a gift for tools, support, and education; volunteer to rock babies, help prepare meals for shelter residents, or take part in story time with a class of preschoolers; participate in the Wheels4Walls. Wheels4Walls.com
The SteerSmart program is offered free to schools and community organizations to teach teens and new drivers about the risks of the road, focusing on decisions and consequences. Bring the program to your school, church or teen group; become a corporate sponsors; attend The Third Annual SteerSmart Luncheon, January 29, Piedmont Driving Club.