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Georgia Radio News Network (GNN) reporter John Clark caught up with Kris Vaughn, Executive Director of GeorgiaForward, this week to get the latest news about the Young Gamechangers program and the upcoming 2019 Class of Young Gamechangers Final Recommendations to the Monroe/Walton County community on Friday, August 9 from 2-4 pm at The Engine Room.…
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Topics include Youth Entrepreneurship Classes, Connecting Parks, and a Robust Workforce Pipeline! Atlanta, GA — Since the beginning of the year 45 of Georgia’s brightest young professionals have been working on a project in Monroe/Walton County. They met with community leaders, toured businesses and schools, visited neighborhoods and parks, researched history, and re-imagined the area’s…
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Instead of starting a diet or taking up a new hobby, 48 of Georgia’s brightest young professionals will celebrate the beginning of 2019 by kicking off an ambitious new project in Monroe, GA.  As part of the Young Gamechangers program they will research the area’s industries, explore natural resources, gather historical data, and meet with…
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Congratulations to the following young leaders on being accepted into the 2019 Young Gamechangers program. This group will work from January through August to develop BIG, creative solutions to challenges in Monroe/Walton County. We look forward to seeing how they work to move Georgia forward! Erin Whatley Andrews Rashaad Ansley Nicole Baxby YT Bell George…
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Georgia Radio News Network Reporter John Clark caught up with Kris Vaughn, Executive Director of GeorgiaForward, this week to get the latest news about the upcoming GeorgiaForward Forum in Macon on Oct 10. You can hear the “Georgia Focus Extra” interview on 65 stations across the statewide radio network this weekend as listed below. Times…
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Are you ready for a different kind of leadership conference to help chart Georgia’s future? Make plans now to attend the 2018 GeorgiaForward Forum. You’ll participate in a collaborative conversation about the challenges and benefits of engaging Georgia’s next generation of leaders, hear success stories from communities around the state, enjoy some great networking opportunities,…
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