Recently, the former executive director of one of Atlanta's most successful non-profits, a domestic violence crisis safe haven for women and children (The Community Welcome House of Newnan, GA) spoke out about why she left and what she is doing now.
Linda Kirkpatrick, CEO
(a new community benefit org serving youth)
Nonprofit Status in Georgia: Yes
(Federal application has been submitted and is pending.)
She also shared that starting over can be a bit scary, even if you have a lot of experience, and even when you have chosen that path on your own. Read the article where she shares about this journey here:
On the podcast show for Market Like A Queen, Linda also stated that she was led to serve the community in a way that they have been asking for: by serving the youth who have been troubled due to family challenges such as domestic violence in the home, parent incarceration and drug abuse, etc.
You can hear her interview on the #MarketLikeAQueen podcast show at the article link given above.
If you are looking for an organization that is worthy of your tax-deductible donations for the benefit of the South Atlanta community, you may have found it in the Family Patterns Matter org. Please visit their website to learn more.