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AFP GA, Greater Atlanta Chapter: Philanthropy in the Classroom


Philanthropy in the Classroom

Spring Service Day  


Wednesday, May 9, 2018

8:30 am - Volunteer check in 
9:00 - 10:00 am - Program


Centennial Academy
531 Luckie Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30313


Volunteer Training 
Friday, May 4th  
9:00 - 9:45 am 
Conference Call - (712) 775-7270
Access Code - 127732


If you are new to Philanthropy in the Classroom, we strongly encourage you to participate in the conference call training so that you will know what to expect while you're in the classroom. The training is optional for returning volunteers. We will review the training presentation (link below) and conclude with a Q&A. 




Join volunteers from AFP Greater Atlanta and the Kiwanis Club of Atlanta in planting seeds of philanthropy in elementary classrooms throughout our city.  Volunteers are needed to inspire future generations to make a positive impact in our community through actions and words. Spend one hour reading from the book, Beatrice's Goat.  Enjoy watching kids' faces light up through your storytelling and help them demonstrate ideas through artwork.  Share your personal experiences and role in making the world a better place. 


Volunteering is as easy as 1 - 2 - 3

1.  Decide, "Yes, I want to help."

2. Sign Up:  If you're interested in volunteering, you can register below.

3.  Attend, Read, Share and Make an Impact.



Learn More...

Watch a video about Philanthropy in the Classroom.

Download the APS Volunteer Consent Form. 


Follow this link to view the PIC Volunteer Training PowerPoint. 


Follow this link for the Program Overview and Lesson Plan. 

In 2009, AFP Atlanta launched the Philanthropy in the Classroom program to introduce to elementary children the concept of philanthropy. The program's growth includes a strong partnership with the Kiwanis Club, National Philanthropy Day Presenting Sponsors. The children’s artwork created through this program is displayed at National Philanthropy Day. AFP volunteers have worked with an estimated 500 children in multiple elementary schools throughout Atlanta.