2016 Ballot Measures – Just the Basics
In order to help those we serve, and those who serve along side us, be better informed and engaged about all aspects of the November 2016 election, our civic engagement team, with support from our English as a Second Language coordinator, have put together a simple, non-partisan guide to the ballot measures that will be on the November ballot.
Ballot Measures: also called amendments, are possible laws that citizens can choose to make into real laws or not. They are usually ... Read more >
Updated: How can YOU Help Syrian Refugees In Georgia?
Over the past year, many supporters have come forward to ask how they can help support new arrivals who have been affected by the Syrian Refugee Crisis. Here is an updated version of a post we originally created in the fall of 2015 to better explain how you can help where you live.
Q: How is the number of refugees coming into the United States determined?
A: The president sets an annual determination at the beginning of each fiscal year for how many ... Read more >