Category Archives: Holidays

Just in Time for Mother’s Day: A Delicious Raffle

by Eric Pudalov, Community Events Coordinator (courtesy of the Excitement Committee) Just In Time For Mother’s Day Items In The Basket (Valued At $250) 1. Victoria’s Secret Gift Bag ($50 Gift Card + Sexy Little Things Perfume) 2. Assorted Chocolates … Continue reading

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A Holly, Jolly GCSS: Holiday Party 2010 (Special Thanks to Victoria’s Secret)

by Eric Pudalov, Community Events Coordinator (with contributions from Amanda Duckworth, Community Relations Associate) On Tuesday, December 7, 2010, we here at GCSS held our annual Holiday Party for the people we serve.  Our office, for the moment, became a … Continue reading

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One More Time: Happy Thanksgiving, GCSS!

Every year on Thanksgiving, but even more so in the past few years, I’ve really taken a moment to reflect on what I’m thankful for. Last year, on our old BlogSpot blog, I wrote an entry entitled A Charlie Brown … Continue reading

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Art & Food: “Christmas in July” Sidewalk Sale

Get an early start on your holiday shopping!
We have that special unique gift for that special person… Continue reading

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Community Events: June

It would certainly make sense that since the title of this blog is “Community Events,” we would discuss events that are going on in the Atlanta-Metro area relevant to Georgia Community Support and Solutions.

Already, I’ve begun research for what to add to this calendar, and have put in place some events that are almost certainly going to be appropriate. Continue reading

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Atlanta Events This Week

Due to some last-minute difficulties, our Events Calendar hasn’t been sent out yet.

This time around, several of the events pertain to Black History Month… Continue reading

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Songwriter’s Open Mic Tonight!

Eddie’s Attic will be hosting their “Songwriter’s Open Mic Night” this evening.

The winner will receive a cash prize and an opportunity to perform in the bi-annual Open Mic Shootout. Continue reading

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For Auld Lang Syne

So, a friend of mine asked…what is the purpose behind our blog? Is it simply for GCSS employees to read?

Unfortunately, when it comes to the Internet, many nonprofit organizations don’t use it to its full potential.

This New Year’s…let’s resolve to do our jobs better and make the best effort at helping our consumers and their families. Continue reading

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