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Getting to know the chief development officer of the 6th largest YMCA in the country

October 09, 2017

Lauren Koontz is the executive vice president and chief development officer for the YMCA of Metro Atlanta, the sixth largest YMCA in the nation, with an annual budget of over $100 million.


The passion and purpose of Jennifer Levine Hartz, a CSR expert helping companies do well and do good

September 22, 2017

Jennifer Levine Hartz is the president of Corporate Hartz, an Atlanta-based company that provides corporate social responsibility consulting services and personal philanthropy development. In other words, it’s her job to help people and companies do more good in the world. Not a bad way to spend your working hours, in our opinion.


It's a major award! (If we win...)

September 15, 2017

For those of you who get our "A Christmas Story" reference in the headline, thank you. Creativity on a Friday afternoon is no small feat. Now, on to this award...


One of Charlotte's leading women executives loves a good laugh, a good cocktail and giving back to the Queen City

September 14, 2017

Linda Lockman-Brooks is the president and principal of Lockman-Brooks Marketing Services in Charlotte, N.C., someone who knows how to build a brand for products and services. But that’s just the tip of an extensive personal and professional resume. 


Eager to help after Hurricane Irma? Here's how

September 11, 2017

It’s hard to believe but we are once again looking at a catastrophic hurricane.


The woman fighting for Florida's children is anything but boring

September 07, 2017

Courtney Weatherby-Hunter (pictured above at left) is the philanthropy director for Children’s Home Society of Florida, an organization dedicated to transforming children’s lives through a variety of services and programs.  


Meet the man giving angels to people with cancer

August 29, 2017

When Jonny Imerman was 26 years old, he was diagnosed with testicular cancer.  


How to help after Hurricane Harvey

August 28, 2017



This powerful advocate is changing women's lives for good

August 22, 2017

Organizations that empower women are near and dear to us at uBack. We were founded by two driven and successful women, and every day we see the work women across the country are doing to make their businesses and communities stronger.


Meet the woman working to change the world with aluminum cans

August 15, 2017

How many aluminum cans does it take to build a home?


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