Georgia ACT 2019 Federal and State Policy Agenda

Georgia Advancing Communities Together (Georgia ACT) is a statewide membership organization, which represents the state’s nonprofit housing, and community development organizations. Our mission is to build and support a statewide network of thriving member organizations and trained professionals engaged in housing and community development serving families with limited housing choices. We advocate for a more…

Housing Day at the Capitol 2019

“Lifting the Voices of Georgians for Affordable Housing” 2019 Housing Day at the Capitol Wednesday, February 27, 2019 from 7:30AM – 2:00PM     Join us on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 from 12:30pm to 1:30pm a FREE Pre-Housing Day Webinar: “Messaging Matters: Effective Engagement Tools for Affordable Housing Advocates” conducted by Tiffany Manual of Frameworks Institute and…

Transforming the Housing Landscape in Georgia – People, Purpose & Preservation Fall Conference 10-10-18

You don’t want to miss this one-day conference that targets individuals and organizations engaged in affordable housing and community development throughout the State of Georgia. A great networking opportunity, the conference fosters ways to strengthen the organizational performance of affordable housing and community development practitioners to enable them to delve more deeply into housing issues.…

Giving Tuesday! Donate to Georgia ACT Today!

People, Place, Policy Georgia Advancing Communities Together, Inc. (Georgia ACT) is a statewide membership organization of nonprofit housing and community development organizations. Our mission is to build and support a statewide network of thriving member organizations and train professionals engaged in housing and community development serving families with limited housing choices. Your giving to Georgia…

Kate Little receives the GCEO 2018 Freedom Award

On April 10, 2018, Immediate Past President & CEO of Georgia ACT, Kate Little, received the Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity 2018 Freedom Award. Each year, the Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity and Governor Nathan Deal presents the Freedom Award to a Georgia leader who has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to confront and eliminate discrimination…

Interactive and Engaging Annual Membership Meeting!

Thank you Georgia ACT members and guests for an interactive, engaging, and successful Annual Membership Meeting at Middle Georgia State University in Macon, GA on March 15, 2018! Congratulations to the re-elected Directors, Dana Ingram and Robert Cooke, the newly elected Directors, Ingrid Thompson, G. Mitchell Brown, Christie Cade, and Leonard Adams. A special “thank…

Housing Day at the Capitol 2018 A Huge Success!

On Thursday, March 1, over 70 individuals representing non-profits, for-profits, and grassroots citizens attended Housing Georgia and Georgia ACT’s Annual Housing Day at the Capitol. Housing advocates, from as far away as Warner Robins and Valdosta, engaged Governor Nathan Deal, Georgia State Senate and House Representatives, and other elected officials on affordable housing issues and…