Our programs are designed to empower children, youth, and adults to overcome challenges associated with poverty and systemic racism, and to equip leaders to change the systems that perpetuate these problems.
CDF Freedom Schools®
CDF Freedom School program aims to shape children's futures by developing strong, literate, and empowered children through six weeks of summer reading enrichment.
A Great Start
A Great Start for Parents and Children is an informative, fun, and interactive learning experience for expectant parents and those already caring for young children, birth to 5 years old.
Parent Power, in partnership with Literacy Action, increases the literacy skills of parents and their children by teaching specific skills and strategies for helping children with homework and reading.
Youth on the Move, an out-of-school time program, prepares middle and high school students for success as adults through enrichment, education, empowering experiences, and peer support.
The Peoplestown Family Initiative (PFI) promotes economic success through intensive case management using an evidence-based model to assess and measure progress toward economic self-sufficiency.
Thanksgiving at Home and our Christmas programs bring neighbors and volunteers from around Atlanta together to build community and provide much-needed relief to families during this busy time of year.