Brookhaven collecting Toys for Tots

Residents can drop off donations for Toys for Tots through Friday, Dec. 16, at city of Brookhaven facilities, including City Hall, the Brookhaven Police Department and Lynwood and Briarwood recreation centers, according to a press release. New, unwrapped toys can be dropped off at any of the four facilities between the hours of 8:30 a.m. […]

Chip’s Nation Presents: Hunting, Fishing, Praying….for a CURE!

OVERVIEW OF EVENT WHO All Chip’s Nation members, supporters, and friends WHEN? January 28, 2017 6-10pm WHAT? A celebration including entertainment, dinner, raffles, auctions, and other fun activities. WHERE? St. Luke’s Presbyterian Church (Dunwoody, GA) 1978 Mt Vernon Rd, Dunwoody, GA 30338 HOW? Several options to donate, sponsor, participate, and support WHY? To raise money […]

Chip’s Nation Event: Hunting Fishing Praying…for a Cure

Click here for a sponsor packet to learn how you can help! OVERVIEW OF EVENT WHO All Chip’s Nation members, supporters, and friends WHEN? January 28, 2017 6-10pm WHAT? A celebration including entertainment, dinner, raffles, auctions, and other fun activities. WHERE? St. Luke’s Presbyterian Church (Dunwoody, GA) 1978 Mt Vernon Rd, Dunwoody, GA 30338 HOW? […]

Help Children with Lunches and School Supplies this Summer!

CAC makes it easy for you to give summer lunches and school supplies to local children in need this summer.  When you donate to CAC your dollar goes further thanks to wholesale purchasing and an anonymous matching grant for school supplies! Donations of items are also accepted. Find the summer lunch bag list of contents […]

Volunteer Openings at CAC

CAC is a volunteer-driven nonprofit, providing services to neighbors by neighbors. We have immediate needs for volunteers to staff the food pantry, serve as food and clothing interviewers and work at the front desk. Volunteers are also needed to teach adult education classes and to serve on the Food `n Fun event planning committee. Become […]

Food Pantry Urgent Needs

   The next time you go grocery shopping please consider picking up a bag of food for local families in need. The CAC Food Pantry is in need of Pasta, Tomato Sauce, Cereal and Tuna. The CAC Food Pantry receives about 1,200 visits a month and distributes about 45,000 pounds of food a year worth […]

Seeking Spring & Summer Clothing Donations

Do your spring cleaning early and donate your gently worn spring and summer fashionable clothing and accessories to CAC for our upcoming Fashion Sale! All donations are tax-deductible. The Spring & Summer fashion sale is soon so don’t delay! CAC Thrift Boutique Winter Clearance Sale February 22- 26. Spring & Summer Fashion Sale! Grand Opening […]

Donations needed: small furniture, lamps and household accessories

The Dunwoody Preservation Trust is seeking donations of small furniture, lamps and household accessories that its committees can refurbish for Flea Market Finds, a new component of Lemonade Days, Made in Dunwoody section. A drop-off day is scheduled o Saturday, March 5 at the Donaldson Bannister Farm located on the corner of Chamblee Dunwoody and […]

CAC Seeks Volunteers for Tax Season, Filing Assistance Begins Soon

  The Community Assistance Center (CAC) is seeking volunteers to help low and moderate income earners prepare and file their income tax return forms for free. Get free training and help your neighbors in need for the 2016 tax season! CAC in Sandy Springs is a site for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, […]

New President, Members Join CAC Board of Directors

  The Community Assistance Center (CAC) announces a new president and welcomes eight new members to the 2016 Board of Directors! Shelly Dozier-Mckee steps up as the new board president. She joined the board in 2011 and during that time served as the vice-president and the chairwoman of the Vintage Affair for 4 years. Dozier-Mckee […]

Thanksgiving Food Drive for Emmaus House Sponsored by DHS’s National Honor Society

Emmaus House was founded in 1967 by Father Austin Ford for the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, and the organization has been a consistent presence in the Peoplestown, Turner Field area, neighborhood. Since 1990, St. Bedes Episcopal Church has provided a supplement to Thanksgiving Dinner to families in and around Peoplestown. Families provide documentation of residency and family size […]

Key Club Backpack Drive

Do you have any old backpacks at home that you are no longer using?  If so, consider donating them to the Dunwoody HIgh School Key Club’s “Backpack Project.” Bring in your old backpacks and place them in the bin in the front lobby of DHS by November 20.  The backpacks will be filled with food and supplies and then […]