Past Posts for "Standing With Our Neighbors"


Love Day 2017 at Thomasville Heights Elementary

Love Day 2017 at Thomasville Heights Elementary

posted on February 27th, 2017   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

When you think of February 14 do you think of…candy? Chocolate? Big red balloons and flowers? Whether you’re counting down the days or would prefer to not leave your covers, this date typically elicits strong emotions. But what if that’s because we’re thinking about it all wrong?

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AVLF Wins Nonprofit Moving the Needle Award

AVLF Wins Nonprofit Moving the Needle Award

posted on December 13th, 2016   |   Category: News   |   No Comments

On Thursday, December 8, the Center for Civic Innovation held Atlanta’s second annual Civic Impact Awards. AVLF is the proud recipient of this year’s Moving the Needle award for our Standing with Our Neighbors initiative.

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Meet the Staff: Standing with Our Neighbors

Meet the Staff: Standing with Our Neighbors

posted on November 16th, 2016   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

  Ayanna Jones-Lightsy Staff Attorney, Standing with Our Neighbors Program Ayanna focuses on housing issues in the Thomasville Heights neighborhood of Atlanta. She obtained her B.A. in history from Clark Atlanta University, then worked in the field of education for the next four years. She attended Emory Law School and upon graduating worked for Georgia […]

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