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Community Foundation awarded 33 grants in honor of 30th anniversary

DULUTH, GA - The Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia (CFNEG) is pleased to announce the award of $160,217 in grants to thirty-three non-profit organizations in our community as part of the Foundation’s 30th Anniversary celebration.

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Elliot Brack (left) accepts prestigious “Others” Award from Commissioner David Jeffrey, National Commander of the Salvation Army USA.

Elliott Brack is about as familiar a name as there is in Gwinnett County. In past years, he has been the publisher or managing editor of the Wayne County Press, Gwinnett Daily News, the Marietta Daily Journal, and the associate editor of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s “Gwinnett” section. 

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Gwinnett County Commissioner Lynette Howard named to lead ACCG economic development & transportation policy committee

ATLANTA, Ga. – Gwinnett County Commissioner Lynette Howard was recently named as the 2015-2016 Chairman of the Economic Development and Transportation Committee Policy Committee for ACCG, Georgia’s county association. The appointment was made by ACCG President and Gwinnett County Chairman Charlotte Nash.

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Everyone deserves a smile...
The Amanda Riley Foundation

By Beth Volpert Johansen

Childhood cancer is among the most gut wrenching words that could ever be uttered. Loss isn’t simply something that takes place and then passes, it is a living, breathing part of those left on earth.

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