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The Georgia Black United Fund

GA Black United FundIn 2008 more than 643,000 Georgia residents, mainly in the metro Atlanta area, were served by the Georgia Black United Fund, Inc. through its member agencies. The Georgia Black United Fund, Inc. (GBUF) has been serving Georgia resident since 1975.  GBUF is an umbrella organizations with thirty-eight member agencies and provides fundraising, technical assistance, and opportunities for collaboration for all member agencies.  Funds are allocated on a quarterly basis to give unrestricted supplementary support to projects and programs that assist in building a self-sufficient economic infrastructure in African-American and other underserved communities in the metro Atlanta area. GBUF is governed by a sixteen-member, Georgia-based board of directors, and currently participates in fourteen workplace-giving programs in addition to its other fundraising efforts.  GBUF represents agencies such as 100 Black Men of Atlanta, National Black Arts Festival, Atlanta Chapter of 100 Black Women, Covenant House Georgia, Inc., Apex Museum, Hammonds House Galleries and Resource Center, Figgtree Youth Recording Academy, Georgia Citizens’ Coalition on Hunger, Single Parents Alliance and Resource Center, Tennis in the Hood, and Spectrum Technical Institute.  Contributions to GBUF will be distributed among the organizations or distributed in full to the organization of your choice if so designated.

GBUF currently is one of four recipients of a grant from the Kellogg Foundation through the Rockefeller Advisory group that matches 1:1 any contributions up to $200,000.  A single contribution to GBUF supports the work of all our members.

Current member agencies include:

100 Black Men of Atlanta, Inc.

4 Girls Foundation, Inc.

A Rare View

Africa’s Children

African American Golf Foundation

Agape House Ministry

Apex Museum

Arms of Care Free Medical

Blacks In Government (BIG)

Boys2Men, Inc.

Center for Democratic Renewal

Chance for a Higher Level

Committed to Children, Inc.

Community Aid & Development Corporation

Community Council of Metropolitan Atlanta, Inc.

Covenant House of Georgia, Inc.

East Athens Development Corporation

Exodus 123, Inc.

Family Outreach Ministries

Figg Tree Youth Recording Academy

Georgia Citizen’s Coalition on Hunger

Hammonds House Museum

Helping Our Veterans, Inc. (HOV)

It’s All About Education

Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change

Metro Atlanta Respite & Developmental Services, Inc.

Metropolitan Atlanta Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc.

National Black Arts Festival

National Center for Civil and Human Rights

National Urban Coalition for Unity & Peace, Inc.

Project South

REEDEM Community Outreach, Inc.

Restoration Community Resources, Inc.

Ropheka Rock of the World, Inc.

Safehouse Outreach Center, Inc.

Scenic America

Sisterlove, Inc.

Spectrum Technical Institute

Tennis in the Hood

The Community Court/Restorative Justice Center, Inc.

The Dialysis and Transplantation Support Center Inc.

Village Keepers Inc.

Young People Matter, Inc. (YPM)

Youth Connection

Zion Keeper, Inc.


  • Georgia Black United Fund (GBUF)
    1201 Peachtree Street NE
    400 Colony Square, Suite 200
    Atlanta, Georgia 30361
    404-524-6332 (F)