Community Involvement

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In July, we asked our clients to share the organizations they support and care about. Thanks to

our clients' nominations, our team was able to provide grants to the following organizations.

These organizations touch each of the nominators personally. We hope you enjoy reading

about these great organizations and how you may be able to support them as well!

INVESTING IN YOUR COMMUNITY

Atlanta Lab Rescue is an all volunteer, non-profit (501c3) organization, whose volunteers have years of

rescue experience. Their mission is to identify and rescue Labrador Retrievers and large breed mixes

from overwhelmed shelters and abusive situations and place them in secure, loving homes. One of our

clients has this organization to thank for their dog! www.atlantalabrescue.com

 

Every year, the Atlanta Community Food Bank works with more than 600 nonprofit partners—including

food pantries, community kitchens, childcare centers, night shelters and senior centers—to distribute

over 60 million meals to more than 755,000 people in 29 counties across metro Atlanta and north

Georgia. During COVID-19 response, the needs for their services have increased significantly. This

organization was nominated by a number of our clients. www.acfb.org

 

Mission is to educate, advocate and secure the protection and stewardship of the Chattahoochee River,

including its lakes, tributaries and watershed, in order to restore and conserve their ecological health

for the people and wildlife that depend on the river system and in recognition of the important

ecosystem functions provided throughout the region and planet. www.chattahoochee.org

 

A non-profit organization dedicated to funding research with the highest probability of preventing,

slowing or reversing Alzheimer’s disease. Our client nominated this organization because of a personal

connection to how this organization helped with her Mother's battle with Alzheimer's.

www.curealz.org

 

The mission of DSAA is to guide Atlanta’s Down syndrome community by connecting families and selfadvocates

to the partners, programs, education and resources they need to thrive. Our client

nominated this organization because it has been very important to their family in helping connect them

with programs and other families who have children with Down syndrome. www.dsaatl.org

 

Give Kids The World Village is an 84-acre, nonprofit resort in Central Florida that provides weeklong,

cost-free vacations to children with critical illnesses and their families. Each year 27,000 children in the

United States are diagnosed with a critical illness. Their goal is to give everything these deserving

families need to make their trip the vacation of a lifetime. Our client has supported Give Kids The World

Village for a number of years, and with the recent economic downturn of the hospitality industry,

nominated this organization to receive our support. www.gktw.org

 

JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Their strength lies in

their exclusive focus and singular influence on the worldwide effort to end T1D. The Georgia chapter of

JDRF connects families together and helps build community for children impacted by T1. Our clients

supports this organization because their grandson is affected by T1. www.jdrf.org/georgia

 

Kate's Club empowers children and young adults facing life after the death of a parent or sibling. They

seek a world where it is okay to grieve, and since its founding in 2003, the organization has helped

more than 5,500 children. Rob Spencer and his wife Kathryn have supported this organization since it

began and Rob is currently chair of the Board of Trustees. www.katesclub.org

 

Founded 20 years ago and headquartered in Washington D.C. with offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, and

New York, LIFT is a national nonprofit dedicated to empowering families to break the cycle of

intergenerational poverty. LIFT concentrates on engaging and supporting their parents. Family goals

often include increasing savings and reducing debt, finding high-quality educational opportunities and

securing jobs that can provide more economic stability. Our client who nominate this organization has

been very involved in the leadership of one of the chapters, and has seen first-hand the positive impact

this approach has had on families. www.liftcommunities.org

 

Louisa County covers a 500 square mile area in Central Virginia with an approximate population of

34,000 and a poverty rate nearing 10%. With the COVID-19 crisis impacting the area, the organization

has seen an increased demand for emergency food assistance. Our clients have supported this

organization for a number of years, both financially as well as volunteering their time.

www.louisaresource.org

Robert B Spencer, CFA®, CFP®, RICP®

Wealth Management Advisor

 

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