FFL President’s Message

The Mission of Friends For Life Foundation, Inc. is to support quality of life improvements for the disadvantaged in North Fulton. Georgia. This is accomplished by securing charitable contributions, gifts and donations to award scholarships and grants to members of our community.

FFL has served the North Fulton and metro-Atlanta community since it was established in 2004 by Phi Phi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.

Since 2004, FFL has awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships, community grants and donations. FFL has focused our giving on both merit-based and financial need scholarships for students, as well as grant awards to non-profit organizations who are working to make a difference in our community.

During 2019, FFL is launching a signature program designed to support reading initiatives, cultural activities and more.

Like all non-profit organizations, FFL depends are charitable contributions. We encourage you to learn more about FFL’s giving initiatives through this website, and consider financially supporting our efforts.

Thank you!

Charmagne Helton

 

Charmagne Helton

2019-2020 FFL President

Our Mission

Friends For Life (FFL) Foundation, Inc., is organized exclusively for the purposes of charitable, religious, educational and scientific endeavors. The purpose of this organization is:
To support quality of life improvement for the disadvantaged.
To financially assist individuals and organizations in our community which enhance education, family, health, economic empowerment and the arts.
FFL is organized solely for non-profit purposes, as defined in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Our Vision

To be the premier foundation that organizations seek to support and partner with financially to enrich the lives of disadvantaged youth and adults in the greater Atlanta area.

Our Actions

FFL matches resources to identify community needs through the establishment of a formal grant request process. By providing donations and various resources, FFL remains focused on our mission to uphold our commitment to the communities of North Fulton and the surrounding metro-Atlanta area.

Our Plans

FFL’s focus is on Programs for North Fulton County, Georgia, and the surrounding metro-Atlanta community. Program areas involve education/scholarship support, economic empowerment, career workshops and overall health and well-being for the family, including:

    • Scholarships and financial assistance to undergraduate students in the community via Strands of Elegance Cotillion program.
    • Financial assistance to organizations such as the Foster Care Support Foundation of North Fulton, North Fulton Community Charities, the Educational Advancement Foundation (EAF), Fulton County Library System, Habitat for Humanity and the NAACP.
    • Health awareness programs to foster a climate of wellbeing.

Service Area

North Fulton County, Georgia

Metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia Communities

2019 Board of Directors

 

CEO *** Kim E. Slaughter
President * Charmagne Helton
Vice President * Shevawn Broxton Young
Secretary * Erika Eberhardt
Treasurer ** Natasha Ptomey
Financial Secretary Tramell Alexander
Assistant Financial Secretary** Antoinette Johnson
Director Yolanda Brumfield
Director Zelphia Hawkins
Director Michelle Livingston
Director Vanessa J. Payne
Director Carlene Redmond
Director Angie Thompson

 

2019 Committees & Chairmen

Finance+ Natasha Ptomey
Fundraising+ Vanessa Henley and Anita Helton
Governance Shevawn Broxton Young
Grants Fund Development+ Naderia Wade and Carlene Redmond
Marketing & Public Relations Diamond Morgan
Nominating Committee Shawanna Fowler
Programs & Services+ Vanessa J. Payne
Scholarships and Awards+ Angie Thompson
Signature Program Sondra Anderson
*Member of the Executive Committee

**Designated Officer

+Standing Committee

About

The Mission of Friends For Life Foundation, Inc. is to support quality of life improvements for the disadvantaged in North Fulton. Georgia. This is accomplished by securing charitable contributions, gifts and donations to award scholarships and grants to members of our community.

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Address

Friends for Life Foundation, Inc.

10800 Alpharetta Highway

Suite 208, #608

Roswell, Georgia 30076

Email:

friendsforlife@phiphiomega.com

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