Tag: philanthropists

A Closer Look At Community Philanthropists

  Photo Credit: AFP Atlanta National Philanthropy Day Luncheon Two long time Atlantans were honored last month by the Association of Fundraising Professionals for their transformative philanthropic contributions to the greater Atlanta Community. Tom Chapman and Rabbi Alvin Sugarman received their awards from Bernie Marcus in a ceremony at the Georgia Aquarium. Mr. Marcus, who has… Read more »

Celebrating the Life of J. Mack Robinson

All of us in Atlanta mourn the passing of one of the kindest and gentlest philanthropists, J. Mack Robinson, who died of complications of Alzheimer’s on February 7.  Known for his magnanimous generosity, he left a legacy of thoughtful and strategic philanthropy.  I had the privilege of working with him at Georgia State.  I was… Read more »