Business Briefs July 2017

Feedback, community activities, calendar items and a bookish request

Financing a home renovation?

Time for a re-fi?According to PrivatePlus Mortgage’s Kelly Koklas, “the ultimate ‘win’ in approaching a home renovation may be engaging both a mortgage pro and a Realtor who understand both you and your renovation goals.” For this article, Kelly talked with our friend, Realtor and recent home renovator Kimberly Junod. See what these pros have to say…!

Global Growers Network

Decatur's Dinner PartyMark your calendars (Sept. 9) and get your tickets – it’s time for Decatur’s Dinner Party in the Historic Decatur Cemetery, benefiting Global Growers Network. The bank’s Brent Adams is this year’s Honorary Host.

It’s great to hear from you!

CheckmarkJoel Higdon has been so much help to me and Dede over the past few months as we iron out some issues with our accounts. Thanks for providing me with such a pleasant and competent staff person. I feel fully confident that my needs are being met with Joel watching our back.

Adolph Casal

Mark your calendar…

Taste of Life 2017Purchase your tickets and join us for Living Room’s Taste of Life 2017, Saturday, Aug. 19, at the Westside Cultural Arts Center. Food, cocktails, wine, music, auction, raffle and fun, all in support of ending homelessness for people living with HIV. We’re proud that Living Room is a friend and client and are pleased to serve as a sponsor for this event – see you there!

You say it best

Covenant House logoWe are grateful for the partnership and look forward to continuing to work together.

Allison Ashe
Executive Director
Covenant House Georgia

Books to share?

AJC Decatur Book FestivalOur friends at Trinity Mercantile and Design  are helping our friends at The Decatur Education Foundation and the Decatur Book Festival by collecting gently used children’s books for the annual DBF book sale. Take your books to Trinity through Aug. 30. Your donations help support literacy programs in Decatur. And make sure the Festival is on your calendar: Labor Day Weekend! We’re proud sponsors and will see you there.

An anniversary, an amazing evening

Our HouseThis year our friend and client Our House celebrates its 30th Anniversary of working to break the chains of homelessness, announcing that Stephanie Blank will serve as Our House’s 2018 Gala Honoree and Emily Hertz will serve as Gala Chair. Mark your calendar for Feb. 10, 2018, at the Atlanta History Center for an amazing evening with cocktails, delicious fare, live and silent auctions, music and fun, all to benefit Our House and the hundreds of families experiencing homelessness that they serve.