Legacy Fund Launched in Honor of Jeri Barr

The Center for Family Resources (CFR) created the Jeri Barr Legacy Endowment Fund to recognizes Barr’s 35-year tenure as CFR’s executive director, and her transformational contributions serving Cobb County families in need.

“Jeri’s impactful career has been defined by decades …

THE HUBBY FAMILY LEGACY

Cobb Community Foundation’s reach is far….all the way to Syracuse, New York!

A conversation between friends here in Atlanta was the main catalyst for two charitable funds being opened recently with the Central New York Community Foundation. Shari Martin, President …

Supporting Those Who Keep Us Safe

The Japanese concept of ikigai or “thing that you live for” is the intersection of one’s passion, profession, mission and vocation. Without a doubt, protecting and supporting first responders in Cobb County is Barbara and Lance LoRusso’s ikigai. Lance, a …

Chris King Memorial Scholarship

Chris King was a percussionist in the Lassiter High School Band from 2011-2015.  He died in April, 2016.  Chris thoroughly enjoyed his years in the LHS Band and the friendships he made with other band members.  In a journal prepared …

COLLEGIALITY AND COMMUNITY EVEN DURING THE HEAT OF TAX SEASON

At Moore Colson, culture is everything.  The nationally-recognized and award-winning accounting and advisory firm describes their distinctive corporate-model culture with what they call their four pillars.

Character Client Service Collegial Consultative

During tax season, you might think that the “collegial …

COBB VETERANS MEMORIAL FOUNDATION

In 2015, the Cobb County Commissioners had a vision to build a memorial for veterans and their families as a way to help pay respect for their service and sacrifices to this country, Georgia and Cobb County in particular.

Croft …

The Legacy of Willard Grogan

Willard Grogan made bad choices early in his life that had a lasting negative impact throughout his lifetime. With one of his last decisions, he resolved to leave a legacy that would help put future generations of children on the …