Give Back

When: Ongoing

Where: 1220 Old Canton Road, Marietta

Time: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Mon. – Fri.

Benefits: Georgia military families

Cost: Free

Contact: 770-973-0014

Atlanta Mission

When: Ongoing

Where: 2353 Bolton Rd. NW

Time: Please contact

Benefits: Homelessness in Metro Atlanta

Cost: Free

Contact: 404-588-4000

Café 458

When: Ongoing

Where: 458 Edgewood Ave.

Time: Please contact

Benefits: Homeless and hunger in Metro Atlanta

Cost: Free to volunteer

Contact: www.cafe458atl.com

AID Gwinnett

When: Ongoing

Where: 725 Scenic Hwy.

Time: Please contact

Benefits: People living with HIV/AIDS

Cost: Free

Contact: 770-962-8396

Friends of Decatur Library Book Sale

When: May 28

Where: 215 Sycamore Street

Time: 9 a.m.

Benefits: Programs and material for the Decatur Library

Cost: Free to volunteer

Contact: Jane Miller, j_spencer_00@yahoo.com

Celebrate America 5K/10K

When: May 30

Where: 7300 North Point Pkwy., Alpharetta

Time: 7:30 a.m.

Benefits: Canine Assistance and Happy Tails

Cost: $30

Contact: 678-218-5732

5th Annual Drive For Live

When: May 31

Where: Atlanta Motor Speedway

Time: 9 a.m. -- 5 p.m.

Benefits: American Red Cross

Cost: Free

Contact: www.redcrossblood.org/driveforlife

Race to the Rescue 5K

When: June 4

Where: 235 Castleberry Dr., Cumming

Time: 8 a.m.

Benefits: Humane Society of Forsyth County

Cost: $20; $25 on race day

Contact: www.forsythpets.org

Atlanta Ride-For-Kids

When: June 5

Where: North Point Mall, Alpharetta

Time: 7 a.m.

Benefits: Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation

Cost: $35

Contact: 800-253-6530

3rd Annual CAN Dance for Cancer

When: June 5

Where: The Defoor Centre

Time: 3 -8 p.m.

Benefits: American Cancer Society and a local family

Cost: $15

Contact: www.candanceforcancer.com

2011 Magnolia Run & Walk For Epilepsy

When: June 11

Where: Perimeter Mall, Dunwoody

Time: 6:30 a.m.

Benefits: Epilepsy Foundation of Ga.

Cost: $25; Race day, $30

Contact: www.epilepsyga.org

Peachtree Corners Festival

When: June 11

Where: Corners Parkway & Woodhill Drive

Time: Please contact

Benefits: Beautification of Peachtree Corners

Cost: Free

Contact: www.peachtreecornersfestival.org

Pints for Pups

When: June 11

Where: Meehan’s Public House, Sandy Springs

Time: 1 – 4 p.m.

Benefits: Atlanta Pet Rescue & Adoption

3rd. Annual "Gone to the Dogs" Chili Cookoff

When: June 18

Where: Brown Park, Downtown Canton

Time: 8 a.m.

Benefits: Dog Rescue & Foster Groups

Cost: $20 to cook; $5 all you can taste

Contact: Steve Nelson, 770-490-7728

Support real journalism. Support local journalism. Subscribe to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution today. See offers.

Your subscription to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism.

Download the new AJC app. More local news, more breaking news and in-depth journalism.
AJC.com. Atlanta. News. Now.

Download the new AJC app. More local news, more breaking news and in-depth journalism.
AJC.com. Atlanta. News. Now.

With the largest team in the state, the AJC reports what’s really going on with your tax dollars and your elected officials. Subscribe today. Visit the AJC's Georgia Navigator for the latest in Georgia politics.

Your subscription to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism. Visit the AJC's Georgia Navigator for the latest in Georgia politics.