NFCC Holiday Program
North Fulton Community Charities (NFCC) has helped struggling families with holiday assistance for 30+ years. The Holiday Program helps local families in need receive warm coats, celebrate family traditions and enjoy a special holiday meal. From humble beginnings of just a few dozen families, the program now helps more than 1,200 families and 2,700 children to celebrate the holidays each year. This holiday assistance relieves the additional financial stress for local families living paycheck to paycheck. You can help. NFCCHelp.org/donate.
Summer Classics Home Gives
Summer Classics Home Atlanta, the manufacturer and retailer of Summer Classics luxury outdoor furnishings and Gabby high style indoor furniture, sponsored the two-day charity polo event, Polo in the Pines, benefiting Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, pediatric brain cancer research. The event was held on October 13-14, and Summer Classics Home donated more than $10,000 worth of the company’s outdoor furnishings to the polo event offering attendees multiple spots to sit relax and enjoy a weekend of polo.
Polo in the Pines combines polo, dining and lots of fun for a generous cause: children’s cancer research. This year alone, Polo in the Pines raised $345,000 for pediatric brain cancer research through The Sharon McCollum Knight, Polo in the Pines Pediatric Cancer Research Fund at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.
Families and children need financial support and help spreading awareness for pediatric brain cancer research. That’s why Summer Classics Home Atlanta is pleased to sponsor this valuable organization to make a difference in the lives of these families.
Marist Open House
Marist School hosts its annual Open House Sunday, December 2, 1-4 p.m., for families with prospective students looking to enter grades 7 through 12. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet students, teachers, and coaches while learning about Marist’s academic, spiritual, and extracurricular programs. The entire campus will be open for visitors to see classrooms, watch performances, tour athletic facilities, and talk to students to learn why they love coming to Marist School, an independent, Roman Catholic, college-preparatory day school. 3790 Ashford Dunwoody Road NE. Marist.com
Georgia Skin Care at Mandarin
Sapelo Skin Care, a luxury skin care brand based out of Savannah, is expanding their footprint in Georgia to include The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta. The award-winning spa will now offer treatments and products from the brand that was founded on the principle that beautiful skin is born from healthy practices and gentle care. Since launching products to the market in 2015, Sapelo Skin Care has acquired a number of devotees with a collection of modern skin care products inherited from the South. Founders Cindy Edwards and Stephanie Duttenhaver set out to create a line of skin care products that reflect the philosophy of generations of Southern women: skin should always be treated gently. Now, the hotel’s spa offerings now include an Advanced Restorative Facial that incorporates Sapelo products to safely restore the complexion’s luminosity. 404.995.7526
Dunwoody 10th Anniversary Celebration
December 1, 2018 marks the 10 year anniversary of Dunwoody becoming a city. Please join all your neighbors for Dunwoody’s 10th Anniversary Celebration at Pernoshal Park! The celebration will include fun for the entire family, including a community bike ride, craft stations, giveaways, a photo booth, food trucks, and cider and hot cocoa. A number of esteemed community organizations will be on hand to help celebrate this special anniversary. So come out and celebrate a decade with Dunwoody.