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Team needs your donations to sponsor families and children in need for July 20 game

For the second straight season, the Gwinnett Braves have announced the “Christmas in July” promotion at Coolray Field, helping support families and children in need in Gwinnett and surrounding counties.

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Community Foundation staff members and volunteers convert the board room into a sandwich assembly line to help feed hungry children.

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

DULUTH, GA - Recently members of the Community Foundation of Northeast Georgia’s Professional Advisors Council and staff, along with student volunteers, converted the Foundation board room into a sandwich assembly line to provide much-needed lunches for local children lacking an essential meal during their summer break from school.

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Brendan Gaughan coming to the Tennessee Aquarium

NASCAR driver / SCUBA diver Brendan Gaughan coming to the Tennessee Aquarium July 8th
“Relaxing” Shark Dive Planned Between Big Races

Chattanooga, Tenn. (July 1, 2014) – Brendan Gaughan’s thrilling NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) recent victory in the Gardner Denver 200 road race was listed as one of NASCAR’s Top 5 highlights for the week of June 21st.

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Veterans to live in houses located in parks

(Lawrenceville, Ga., July 1, 2014) – Five houses located within Gwinnett County parks will be leased to veterans and their families under an agreement approved by commissioners on Tuesday.

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