Give Back Connection for April 29

Help four-legged residents

Furkids offers many opportunities. Atlanta’s largest no-kill animal shelter, Furkids is one of the only shelters in Georgia that welcomes children of all ages to volunteer at its locations in Doraville, Norcross, Alpharetta and throughout Atlanta.

Kids of all ages and their families can provide temporary homes for dogs and cats. If that’s not an option, consider fund-raising efforts, such as dog washes or lemonade stands, to raise money for the shelter. Other hands-on opportunities are available.

When: ongoing

Where: throughout Metro Atlanta


Contact: FurKids' volunteer manager at

Peachtree Creek Greenway seeks volunteers

Peachtree Creek Greenway is looking for volunteer committee members to help make the Peachtree Creek Greenway, a 12-mile stretch from the Atlanta Beltline to Doraville, a reality. The organization is especially looking for folks with board volunteer experience who live in the Atlanta, Brookhaven, Chamblee, Doraville or DeKalb communities in the vicinity of North Peachtree Creek for:

• Community Affairs – Assisting with the coordination of our volunteer events and supporting our outreach to the communities in Atlanta, Brookhaven, Chamblee, Doraville and DeKalb communities.

• Marketing/Communication – Helping communicate our mission to the public through the website, public relations and marketing collateral.

• Grant Writing – Assisting with the grant-writing processes with local, state, regional or national opportunities to support our mission.

When: ongoing


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