Hosting a Community Conversation

Change is hard for most of us. My community is particularly challenged by change. In fact, in one recent issue of our local newspaper three stories ran that amplified the voice of a few loud citizens who opposed three separate new proposals in our community. In our communities and even our country conversations with those […]

Janalee Stock Named 2017 Woman of the Year

Janalee Stock was recently named the 2017 Woman of the Year by the Women’s Fund of the Athens County Foundation. Stock a retired Athens City Schools nurse and community activist was nominated by Rebecca Robinson – Miller and Andrea Reik. She will receive the Woman of the Year award for her courageous voice. She makes […]

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NEW FUND – William Beale Legacy Fund

The family of William Beale announces the creation of the William Beale Legacy Fund at the Athens County Foundation.  The new $150,000 fund will be used for investment in direct carbon footprint reduction innovations, including startups, discrete projects, and services. Carol Beale said, “I’m pleased with this opportunity to keep my husband’s passion and vision […]

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