Storytelling and Resiliency

Sep. 5, 2019 by

In our recent work focusing on welcoming community conversations, centered around inclusion for all, we found ourselves in Clarkston, Georgia engaging with the refugee community.

Inclusion in the Media and the Arts: A Panel Discussion

Inclusion in the Media and the Arts: A Panel Discussion

Aug. 25, 2019 by

Representation matters. Too often, our plays and movies highlight mainstream actors and marginalize actors with non-mainstream attributes. Come and hear from multiple voices to open our eyes and ears to what radical inclusion looks like.

What shape does diversity take in your compassionate world?

Jul. 3, 2019 by

Hello everyone! In my “other” professional life, my non-Compassionate Atlanta life that is (how is that possible?), I do a lot of work in cultural diversity and inclusion.

Clarkston Culture Fest

Clarkston Culture Fest

Apr. 27, 2019 by

The Clarkston Culture Fest aims to highlight the best of what Clarkston has to offer, and to share it with others. The theme is: “Educate, Appreciate, Celebrate.”

Mirrors: Bringing Compassion to Life

Mirrors: Bringing Compassion to Life

Oct. 16, 2018 by

This October, Compassionate Atlanta is hosting our fall fundraiser Mirrors: Bringing Compassion to Life, a night of sharing powerful stories that illuminate the way compassion can change our lives. #CAmirrors: Instagram | Twitter Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mirrors-bringing-compassion-to-life-tickets-48817801358 Initiatives: Children & Youth Community

Interfaith Speakers Network

Interfaith Speakers Network

Jul. 29, 2018 by

Knowing “the other” is the first step in building understanding and community. This is FREE and open to the public.

Dialogue Across Differences #Meetup

Jun. 28, 2018 by

#CompassionateAtlantaMonthlyMeetup In this introductory, experiential workshop, Folami and McKenzie will show you how to tap into expanding compassion as you confront your own biases and others’, improve your listening skills, and ask powerful questions to help create courageous conversations. Culture

6th Annual Clarkston Tell Me a Story Day

6th Annual Clarkston Tell Me a Story Day

May. 12, 2018 by

Bring your family to a FREE event for stories with Vendors, Food, and Fun!

Mothers away from Motherland

Mothers away from Motherland

May. 12, 2018 by

Join us to hear real stories of immigrant mothers, who have sacrificed so much to start over for a better live for themselves and their family.