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Governor Kemp Announces 11 Appointments

June 4, 2019 (Atlanta, GA) - Today Governor Brian P. Kemp conducted swearing-in ceremonies for eleven (11) appointments to boards, commissions, and related state entities. State Rehabilitation Council Kate D. Brady has worked in the field of disability policy, service, and systems advocacy for...

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ARTS CENTER: Summer is a time for art camps

May 27, 2019 (Moultrie, GA) – United Way Fine Art Camps - Celebrate the Arts with Instructor Kathy Nelson
will begin June 3rd. Our Fine Arts Camps are packed with fun and challenging activities that encourage creativity and growth for a lifetime. Campers will explore a variety...

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Arts Center begins Open Studio for All

May 12, 2019 (Moultrie, GA) – We are very excited to announce that The Colquitt County Arts Center has received an Open Studio for All Grant from the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities in the amount of $18,000. These funds will support the Arts Center’s mission to...

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GCDD IMPACT: Learning Support Fund Aids Advocates

by Jennifer Bosk May 1, 2019 (Atlanta) - Okur-chung neurodevelopmental syndrome was discovered three years ago, and only eight children were diagnosed with it then. Keri and Ross Ninness' son, Thomas, was number six of those eight. Last August, when the Ninnesses of Georgia saw an Okur-chung...

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Project SEARCH says 'thank you' to CMC

A special needs program decided to celebrate Exceptional Children's Week by recognizing the organization that makes its existence possible. Project SEARCH, a one-year on-the-job training program that gives special needs students in Bartow County schools a chance to gain transferrable skills...

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