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Free GED classes at Wm. M Finch Elementary School

1114 Avon Ave., SW 30310
Ages 18+  For further information contact: Dr.Starr – 404-802-4019 Aketa Wise 404-802-4012
Sponsored by Atlanta Public Schools – Adult Education Center 404-802-3568;…

Do you live near a property that has illegally dumped tires on it?

If you live near or have seen a property that has tires illegally dumped on it, please contact the city’s Keep Atlanta Beautiful office, which is located in the Department of Public Works. The number is (404) 330-6721 or call atl 311. The director of Keep Atlanta Beautiful is Kaneeka Greenleedumped tires1.

Free Summer meals at the Oakland City West End Apartments

Free meals will run a summer meals program for children from May 26th till July 29th. Non-residents of the apartments from ages 2 to 18 can participate in the program for lunch from 1:00 PM till 2:00 PM. Individuals with a mental or physical disability between the ages of 19 and 26 may also attend if they are currently attending a school for the disabled. Meals will be served every 30 minutes and only 50 children will be served at a time. The program will run Monday to Friday except on Memorial Day and 4th of July. The organizers are in extreme need for volunteers for this program. The food is being provided and volunteers only need to serve the food and monitor the children. If you can volunteer some days or time, contact me or email Ms. Povneet Dillon from Chisom Housing at

Attend the OCCO Monthly Meetings

The 4th Tuesday of every month at 6:30pm at the Reverend James Orange Park Community Center. 1305 Oakland Drive Southwest, Atlanta, GA

Join the Oakland City Neighborhood Walk Group–  Go to the Sign-up sheet here.

The Kroc Center provides free transportation to and from its after school program

This program is perfect for the child who is looking to expand their horizons in the field of performing arts. Elementary-aged children are picked up from selected nearby elementary schools and cared for until 5pm. Their day is filled with activities which include gym time, snack, homework, devotions, and art programming such as painting, drawing, dancing and music. Applications are taken year round and enrollment for each year begins in July. Space is limited. Please call 404.638.7209 for more information.

The Urban League and NPU-S will be hosting Employment and Career Service Center Intake

Starting April 21, 2016. Are you looking for assistance with employment? Are you interested in a high paying career? Join the Urban League and NPU-S at the Vicars Community Center -838 Cascade Road on April 21, 2016 from 10am to 1pm.


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