A Healthy, Prosperous, and Prepared Burke County: Leadership in Partnership

Greetings Burke County Residents and Allies! Georgia WAND and Partnership for Southern Equity held an exciting two-day conference, “A Healthy, Prosperous, and Prepared Burke County: Leadership in Partnership,” at Cornerstone Church in Waynesboro, Georgia, on Friday, November 30, and Saturday, December 1, 2018. The event was filled with blessings, deep …

Georgia WAND Welcomes Jewel Howard! By Lindsay Harper

Georgia WAND is elated to officially welcome Jewel L. Howard to the squad! During this extremely important general election year, she has been coordinating our We Count! efforts, overseeing our voter registration and Get Out the Vote (GOTV) campaigns at multiple locations across the city such as our local school partners, …

Volunteers Needed for WeCount! to Get Out the Vote (GOTV)!

We need your help! We have many GOTV phone-banking shifts available. Will you join us and participate in some phone banks over the next three weeks?  If you are available to join us for any number of shifts, please email Jewel Howard, We Count! Coordinator, at wecount@georgiawand.org (or call 404-524-5999) and indicate which of the …

Your Donations Support Our GOTV Efforts!

Georgia WAND’s We Count! program is expanding!! We have a robust Get Out the Vote plan, and we need your help! We are actively contacting voters in 10 Georgia counties, and we plan to mail 113,000 households and make 57,000 phone calls.   Will you donate today $15, $120, $500, or …

Join Me in Celebrating Our Own Just Transition by Becky Rafter

It is with great pleasure that I share exciting news with the Georgia WAND community! We have moved closer to fulfilling our vision for a just Georgia WAND. As I move into another position within the organization, it is with humility and love that I announce the appointment of Lindsay Harper as Georgia WAND’s 3rd Executive Director! …

SAVE THE DATE: Arab American Institute’s 2018 National Leadership Summit

Georgia WAND is excited to be a partner organization for the Arab American Institute‘s 2018 National Leadership Summit on September 24th! Covening right here in Atlanta, Georgia, the summit will bring together activists, change-makers, and thought-leaders from all walks of life to discuss varying regional and federal policy challenges with the …