#SignalBoostSunday: Local Resources For Teens

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***This blog post is part of a weekly series titled #SignalBoostSunday.  This series will highlight organizations and social causes that are of importance and provide assistance to the Greater Atlanta area. ***

               This week on #SignalBoostSunday, we’re focusing on two organizations that work to provide local teens with educational resources, mentorship, leadership skills training and even social support for teens who have cancer.

               The following organizations work to empower Atlanta teens to become successful, community leaders.

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#SignalBoostSunday: Local Nonprofits for Women and Girls

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***This blog post is part of a weekly series titled #SignalBoostSunday.  This series will highlight organizations and social causes that are of importance and provide assistance to the Greater Atlanta area. ***

                This week on #SignalBoostSunday, we’ll be focusing on two local nonprofits that serve women and girls in the Greater Atlanta area.

                 The first one helps provide mentorship and educational activities to teach and guide local girls. The second organization assists local mothers by providing much needed baby supplies to families in need.

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#SignalBoostSunday: News Literacy Resources

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***This blog post is part of a weekly series titled #SignalBoostSunday.  This series will highlight organizations and social causes that are of importance and provide assistance to the Greater Atlanta area. ***

              Normally, when I write a #SignalBoostSunday post, the organizations featured are organizations  located in the Metro-Atlanta area. For this week’s theme, however, I thought it was a bit more important to highlight organizations that have extensive news literacy resources that are accessible by everyone regardless of location.

              So this week’s installment of #SignalBoostSunday is a bit of a special edition. In light of Thursday’s tragedy at the Capital Gazette —a shooting that resulted in the deaths of five people, four of whom were journalists— I felt it was necessary to feature a few online resources that can help clarify the role of journalism and journalists in a healthy democracy.

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#SignalBoostSunday: Local LGBTQIA+ Resources

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***This blog post is part of a weekly series titled #SignalBoostSunday.  This series will highlight organizations and social causes that are of importance and provide assistance to the Greater Atlanta area. ***

           Happy Pride Month!

           It’s the first week of June and to celebrate the start of Pride Month, we’ll be looking at four local resources and organizations that serve the Greater Atlanta area’s LGBTQIA+ community.

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