Game Givers

What are the goals of the project: To donate Video Games to hospitals for children undergoing procedures, as this kind of need is not currently met in the hospital’s budget. What will you be doing? Hosting Game donation drives and Tournaments to benefit and raise money to purchase games to donate. Project Budget This project …

February 2018 Update

February was a busy month for GivingPoint! We hosted multiple workshops for our awesome students, and we were busy at work behind-the-scenes preparing for a lot of exciting things launching in March. GivingPoint Institute: Branding and Marketing On February 6th, we hosted our Branding and Marketing workshop for GivingPoint Institute at VOX ATL. Tai Anderson, …

January 2018 Update

GivingPoint didn’t let a little snow stop us from kicking off 2018 with a bang! January was filled with plenty of learning and service opportunities for our students. MLK Day On January 15th we celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day by volunteering with Hands on Atlanta and Trees Atlanta. We had a large group of …

October 2017 Update

October was an exciting month for the GivingPoint team! On October 3rd we continued our GivingPoint Institute workshop series, hosting a Perfecting Your Pitch session with Carissa Turner, Director of Communications and Public Relations for Roswell, Inc. Pitching is one of the most important skills that GPI students will learn, and Carissa taught the students …

WSB-TV shares GPI’s story

“Nothing that I have accomplished with [American Heroes for Hire] would have been possible without the seminars that I attended as part of GPI.” – Chris Weaver Chris Weaver is about to embark on his journey as a West Point man at the United States Military Academy. Not long before that, however, Chris was a …

GPI Student Advocates Thrombosis Awareness

Did you know there is a condition that kills more Americans in a year than breast cancer and AIDS combined? What if we told you this condition, which affects 900,000 people a year, is also the most easily preventable cause of death among hospitalized patients in the United States? So what is this deadly condition? …

GPI’s 2017 Sparks Student Awards Ceremony

The conclusion of the GivingPoint Institute is a bittersweet moment for both the students and the staff. On one hand, no one is ever sure when the GPI students and GivingPoint staff will all be together in the same room again. On the other hand, there’s a party to be had! That party is our …