Mastering a life skill

Mathnasium, has been helping children learn for over 40 years. Its creation was inspired bymath teacher Larry Martinek, whose goal was to find a better way to educate children in the art of mathematics.

Nearing the Million-Dollar Mark

Every once in a while, you meet someone that changes your life forever. For me, this person was Tina Fowler, founder and executive director of Polo in the Pines.

Jeffrey, Fashion Cares

Atlanta’s most philanthropic and fashionable affair, Jeffrey Fashion Cares, celebrated 27 stylish years on Monday, Aug. 26, at 7 p.m. The annual event, which has become a mainstay on Atlanta’s social circuit, was founded by acclaimed retailer and arbiter of style, Jeffrey Kalinsky, who recently expanded his Atlanta store in Phipps Plaza and is now offering both men’s and women’s clothing, shoes,…

Beautiful Friendship

Madison Williams was 16 when debilitating headaches and nausea sent her to the ER. A week later, she had a brain tumor removed and began her fight against grade III anaplastic ependymoma, the malignant form of brain cancer that affects the cells that line the brain and its ventricles as well as the spinal cord.

United to Fight Homelessness

Justin Landis, owner of the Justin Landis Group in Atlanta, is passionate about helping his clients find their dream homes. He is also truly devoted to helping end homelessness.


For nearly half a century, Thomas Eye Group has served the greater Atlanta community by providing eye care services to the Atlantans of all ages. Thomas Eye Group is a full service eye care provider that specializes in a variety of eye care needs from routine eye exams to contacts to LASIK and cosmetic surgery.

Clean House with Keep Atlanta Beautiful

For more than 12 years, nonprofit Keep Atlanta Beautiful has eradicated illegal signage, reduced litter, upheld code enforcement and established recycle spots throughout the city. Its impact eliminating eyesores in Atlanta is clear, but many may not know how Keep Atlanta Beautiful has colored our city.

Warrick Dunn: All Pro at Giving Back

Most professional football players can’t stand to be out of the spotlight. Warrick Dunn has a hard time being in it. But then again, he’s not most football players. The fantastic Florida State footballer turned Atlanta Falcons phenom has continued scoring points in life long after he stopped scoring on the field.

The Inspiring Sullivan Sisters

It’s said the bond between sisters is unbreakable. That holds true for the Sullivan sisters who are three years apart, have strikingly different yet beautiful personalities and, most importantly, share a deep love for one another. In the last several months, however, Saville, 20, and Lilia, 17, have embarked upon an unexpected and challenging journey--but they face it together.