UGA Living Wage Coalition

Join the movement! University System of Georgia has decided to change the pay rate of UGA employees without little notice or input. Time to fight! Also, UGA being Athens largest Continue reading


Remembering Ray MacNair

Our founder and Professor of Social Work at UGA, Dr. Ray MacNair, died in 2012 of Lou Gherig’s disease.¬† We were very touched by Flagpole article remembering him – “Together, Continue reading


Voter Registration

Tuesday, August 30 5:30 though 8:00 Meet at the EJC office Saturday, ¬†September 10, 1:00 -4;00 Meet at the EJC office                 Saturday, Continue reading

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Community Empowerment Fund of Athens Athens, GA is home to a large number of workers who are among the working poor. They work every day but cannot break the cycle Continue reading