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JC Penny in Forest Park and the local organization, NAPO, team up and donate to Soles4Souls

JC Penny in Forest Park and the local organization, NAPO, team up and donate to Soles4Souls

Forest Park - Today at 10:00 am thousands of shoes will be loaded onto a truck and delivered to the offices of the non-profit, Soles4Souls.

Members of the Georgia chapter of National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) help victims of natural disasters around the world.   President of NAPO-GA and Professional Organizer for The Orderly Touch, Sherry Lee Denton says, “Soles4Souls has given me an opportunity to connect with the communities I serve.  This effort by our NAPO-Georgia chapter resulted in us being part of something bigger than our local chapter, a greater camaraderie of our members, as well as providing footwear to populations in need. "

Soles4Souls, Inc (www.Soles4Souls.org) started as a simple idea to help the victims of Southeast Asia recover from the 2004 tsunami and has become the largest distributor of free footwear in the world.  

Why don't you have a Cake Ball by Nikki ?

 Why don't you have a Cake Ball by Nikki ?

It is always the journey, which gets us to our final destination.

Cake Balls by Nikki is definitely not your average dessert. The talented Nikki Grant started this business opportunity one year ago. Grant came to Downtown Atlanta 10 years ago to start a career in fashion.  As her journey began it eventually placed her inside of a kitchen and thus the start of her empire. Cooking for co-workers and family members has always been a passion of hers, and now she is making an entity of her passionate business plan.  She works out of an industrial kitchen in Kennesaw.

Cake Balls are great for everyone, from health consciences people to desert queens and kings. You can have a treat after a great workout or if you have a sweet tooth that needs to be filled. The holidays are here and these cake balls are great for parting gifts for holiday’s parties and gatherings.

Practicing What They Preach: Turner Construction Atlanta Achieves LEED Gold Certification for Their

Practicing What They Preach: Turner Construction Atlanta Achieves LEED Gold Certification for Their

Company’s commitment to green construction
practices starts with their own offices

Turner Construction Atlanta, a leader in environmentally friendly building practices, recently received a Gold LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification from the United States Green Building Council for renovation of their own Atlanta offices. Turner is Atlanta’s largest LEED builder and incorporates sustainable elements into every project.

For Winston Williams, the company’s Green Champion, the space is a demonstration of Turner’s real commitment to sustainability. “Green building practices are an important movement in construction today,” he says. “We embrace those values not only for our clients, but for ourselves as well.”

Green features of the space include:

First Data: Consumers held back on spending until end of Nov.

First Data: Consumers held back on spending until end of Nov.

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. -- Consumers knew better deals were coming on Black Friday and held back on spending until the end of November, according to First Data's latest SpendTrend report.

VIDEO: Black Friday brawl at Ellijay Walmart

The privately held Sandy Springs-based electronic payments company reported year-over-year dollar volume growth was up 7.3 percent in November, down from October's 9.4 percent jump.

Dollar volume growth was 8.1 percent, while transaction growth was 6.1 percent in November.

Holiday Gifts that make mealtime more fun! $15 = $30 worth of personalized plates + placemats

Holiday Gifts that make mealtime more fun! $15 = $30 worth of personalized plates + placemats

Spruce up your child's meal with Customized Unbreakable Melamine Plates - Perfect for Gift Giving! Get a plate for every season and every occasion by CLICKING HERE TO PAY $15 and get $30 worth of personalized plates and placemats from Spiffy Kids.

THIS EXCLUSIVE DEAL ENDS THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1ST AT MIDNIGHT

ScoopMama.com brings you the Insider Deals on Local Family Fun! We offer our subscribers unbeatable family-friendly deals with savings of 40-75% off kid-friendly activities, stores, restaurants, services and more.

Local gaming company, Konsole Kingz, launches new iPhone "Spades" App for Kandi Burruss

Local gaming company, Konsole Kingz, launches new iPhone "Spades" App for Kandi Burruss

Atlanta - Konsole Kingz is a new successful business located in Old Fourth Ward.  They are described as a "urban video gaming company" and have just launched the first-ever Spades app for iPhone/iPad users.

Just in time for the holidays, music and TV celebrity Kandi Burruss is bringing a new twist to a classic card game.

BJ’s Wholesale to Host Holiday Food Drive in East Point and Newnan

BJ’s Wholesale to Host Holiday Food Drive in East Point and Newnan

Atlanta - BJ’s Wholesale Club is making it easy to spread holiday spirit this holiday season by inviting the community to participate in the BJ’s Holiday Food Drive to benefit area food banks.

What:              BJ’s Wholesale Club Holiday Food Drive invites the public to donate non-perishable, non-glass food items to benefit local Feeding America food banks and help ensure those in need receive well-balanced, nutritious meals this holiday season.

 

When:              November 28 through December 12, 2011

Where:            All BJ’s Wholesale Clubs Nationwide.

Local Clubs include

331 Newnan Crossing Bypass, Newnan, GA 30265