The Community Foundation of West Georgia is preparing for their much-anticipated “On the Table” event, an initiative designed to bring diverse voices together for meaningful conversations about the future of our community. On the Table 2024 aims to foster open dialogue, cultivate new ideas, and inspire collaborative action. The event will focus on key community issues such as affordable housing, economic development, etc. Participants will have the opportunity to share their perspectives, learn from their neighbors, and propose solutions to enhance our community’s well-being. On the Table 2024 is scheduled to take place February 6th-8th.
The Community Foundation is pleased to announce multiple public table locations, making it easy for every community member to participate. Some of the organizations hosting open tables and their topics are:
Carroll County Family Connection
Open Forum for Parents of Children with Mental Health Issues
City of Tallapoosa (with Journey Realty and The Union on Odessa)
Downtown Dynamics: Paving the Way for Vibrant Growth and Development
Haralson County Family Connection
Feeding Haralson County’s Kids! Happy Helpings Summer Food Program
Julie Coppinger – Bridging the Divide: Spiritual Approaches to Poverty
Keep Carroll Beautiful – Clean Futures: Tackling Litter Head-On for a Greener Tomorrow
Southeastern Quilt and Textile Museum – Preserving Legacy, Igniting Future: The Importance of Cultural Conservation
Villa Rica Public Library – Health and Home: Breaking Barriers to Accessible Care and Affordable Housing
West Georgia Domestic Violence Shelter – Understanding Domestic Violence and the Temporary Protective Order
Your Haven – Bridging Hope: A Conversation about Transitional Needs in Our Community
These open tables can be found on their website, cfwg.net/findatable. Participants are encouraged to register in advance.
This will help hosts plan an effective and successful table. All residents of West Georgia are invited to come together for these powerful conversations. Your voice is essential in shaping the future of our community. Together, let’s make On the Table 2024 a milestone event in bringing about positive change and strengthening the bonds within our community. For more information about On the Table 2024, please contact Cindy Sanders, Manager of Communications and Partnerships, at (770) 832-1462 or [email protected].
About The Community Foundation of West Georgia: The Community Foundation of West Georgia has been a cornerstone in fostering community engagement and enhancing the quality of life in our region. Through initiatives like On the Table, the Foundation continues to demonstrate its commitment to listening to and acting upon the voices of our community.
Photo by Santana Johnson – Wille Walker Road Carroll County