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Building a Bright Future–Ebonee’s Story

A year ago, twenty-seven year old Ebonee enrolled in the Atlanta Children’s Shelter (ACS), seeking the resources she need to bring her family to stability. Arriving at ACS, Ebonee felt apprehensive because “I didn’t know what to expect.” However, Ebonee now feels “much more confident,”and with ACS resources, she has felt “strong persevering through the seasons.” Through ACS, Ebonee has accessed many resources including free mental health services as she explains, “ACS has helped me with therapy and healing from my...

Something Different — Ciera’s Story

Ciera wanted something different for her family: “Throughout my life, my surroundings have always been unstable, and I didn’t want that for my kids.” Her two sons, Ja’Karri and Londyn, were toddlers when she arrived at Atlanta Children’s Shelter, and already, Ciera was committed to making a better life for them. Ciera just wants “to keep my children in a stable, structured environment and to be the best mom I can be.” ...

“Anything is Possible” – Deasia’s Story

Discover the inspiring journey of Deasia, a single mother who found hope and support at ACS. Witness how ACS transformed her life through career training and provided a safe space for her daughter. Read about her accomplishments and dreams, and learn how you can empower more individuals like Deasia by donating to ACS. Join us in building a community where anything is possible! ...