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 …

Volunteers Needed to Get Our the Vote (GOTV) with We Count!

Remember that voting is your chance to use your right as a citizen to be involved in the democratic process. We have an ambitious GOTV plan for the 2018 midterm election cycle and we need folks who want to help canvass between now and November. We’re also registering people to …

Just Energy Summit 2018!

Georgia WAND as member of the Partnership for Southern Equity’s Just Energy Circle is co-hosting the upcoming 2018 Just Energy Summit “The Summit will weave community, policy, business and civic voices into collective action towards a more equitable, inclusive, clean energy future for Metro Atlanta and the American South. The 2018 Summit will serve …

Georgia WAND Speaks Out

              Georgia WAND brought a delegation of four to make statements during public comment time of last week’s Public Service Commission hearings. The statements ranged from concerns about public health impacts of radiation considering increased missions at the Savannah River Site to frustrations about …