Families First Announces New Board Members

Seasoned Business Leaders and Community Volunteers Champion Atlanta’s 131-Year-Old Family Service Organization      ATLANTA – Jan. 28, 2021 –Families First, one of Georgia’s oldest nonprofits serving families and children in crisis with the mission to build resilient families so all children can thrive, announced five new board members including Dan Gordon, Junior Harewood, Brian Mandigo, […]


Raising Expectations Partners with Families First to Build a Resilient Westside Community

“We need organizations and partners that understand what collective impact means. It’s exciting to be able to be in a partnership with Families First who is leveraging their strengths and ours. Together we can move the community, and more importantly, the families we are supporting forward.” – TANGEE ALLENCo-Founder, Raising Expectations Raising Expectations empowers youth in […]


How Human Connections Can Save Our Youth

By Edward M. Valentin and DePriest Waddy, Youth Today There are thousands of years’ worth of documented history and stories of our connection with each other. There are millions of love stories and historical accounts of all kinds of relationships interpreted in books, movies and even sketched onto buildings and structures that speaks to our […]