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25 Things You should Know about Region 8

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Collaboratives in the 16 counties located on the central western border of the state are working together to bring change for those living in poverty by providing food and essentials—and bringing hope—to children and families in need. Read more

Georgia Family Connection Celebrates 25-Year Commitment to Families and Communities

Georgia Family Connection—the only statewide network of its kind in the country dedicated to the health and well-being of families and communities—turned 25 this year. “This anniversary represents a significant milestone for us,” said Gaye Smith, executive director of Georgia …
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Georgia Family Connection Collaboratives and Legislators Share Vision, Resources to Improve Lives

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December 29, 2015 Georgia Family Connection Collaboratives and Legislators Share Vision, Resources to Improve Lives Children from16 counties in southwest Georgia struggle every day to attain healthy and productive lives, so Georgia Family Connection Collaboratives hosted a regional breakfast this …
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Georgia Family Connection Conference Unlocks the Possibilities and Power of Its Statewide Network

More than 400 Georgia Family Connection Collaborative members, local and state partners, and a contingency from partner organization Missouri Family and Community Trust (FACT) gathered for the 2014 Georgia Family Connection Conference in Augusta, October 22 – 24. The conference, hosted by …
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