Memorial Day Letter from The Overwatch Fund


Today is Memorial Day. It’s the unofficial start to summer and a day that many families across the U.S. take off for barbecue, swimming and family fun. For us, who are either former or active members of the U.S. Armed Forces, or have a strong personal connection to the military, this day has a deeper […]



PARADISE VALLEY, MONTANA – May 23, 2019 – AMB West Philanthropies has awarded 32 grants totaling $1.1 million to nonprofit organizations working to improve the lives of children and families in Park and Gallatin counties. The grants were awarded by the AMB West Community Fund (“the Fund”), which is comprised of volunteer associates from Mountain […]

New DREAM to STEAM Teacher Fellowship Program Launches in Atlanta


Kicked off today with a science event at Mercedes-Benz Stadium including stadium tour and screening of the film SCIENCE FAIR Program aims to increase science fair participation of high school students in Atlanta   March 20, 2019 (ATLANTA) – DREAM to STEAM – a 12-month Teacher Fellowship Program for twenty-four Atlanta-area high school science and […]

Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation & Good Sports Donate More Than $50,000 in Sports and Fitness Gear to Louisville Middle School


Louisville, Ga., March 1, 2019 – The Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation (AFYF), an affiliate of The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation, and Good Sports, a national nonprofit, are extending their partnership to keep Georgia kids active through a new round of equipment donations to middle schools across the state.   In 2018, 32 middle schools […]

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Expands Philanthropy in Montana


Newly-formed AMB West Philanthropies introduces West Creek Ranch along with wellness and suicide-prevention grant-making programs LIVINGSTON, MONTANA – December 3, 2018 – The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation is building on its 17 years of philanthropy in Montana, introducing new grant-making and programming to its portfolio of charitable activities. AMB West Philanthropies encompasses West Creek […]

Arthur Blank, Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United Pledge $1 Million To Storm Relief


ATLANTA – September 13, 2018 – Arthur M. Blank, the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United today announced a $1 million pledge toward storm relief efforts. The grant will be split between the American Red Cross of Georgia and Greater Carolinas Region, as well as the United Way, to assist rebuilding and recovery efforts during hurricane […]

America’s Leading Employers and Foundations to Host Atlanta’s Largest Job Fair for Youth on May 3


Coalition of 55 Top U.S. Companies and Foundations Set to Launch Region’s Largest Long-Term Effort to Bring Jobs to Opportunity Youth – 16- to 24-Year-Olds Who Are Not in School or Employed Registration Now Open for May 3 Job and Resource Fair; More than 1,800 Interviews and Hundreds of On-the-Spot Job Offers Expected at Free […]

NFL/LISC Grassroots Program and Atlanta Falcons Grant $250,000 for Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club of Greater Atlanta


Award is Part of More than $3 Million in New Grants to Athletic Fields Nationwide March 6, 2018 A new synthetic turf field will be installed at the Salvation Army Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Atlanta – Bellwood Club in the English Avenue neighborhood, thanks in part to a $250,000 grant from the Atlanta […]

Top U.S. Companies and Foundations Announce Initiative to Connect Atlanta’s Youth to Jobs


The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative™ – a coalition of more than 50 U.S. companies including FedEx, HMSHost, Starbucks, Yum! Brands, Walmart and more – has picked Atlanta for its next Opportunity Hiring Fair on May 3 to connect thousands of youth to jobs Job and resource fair will kick off a long-term effort with the City, […]

Mountain Sky Guest Ranch Places Conservation Easement on Paradise Valley Property


January 18, 2018 Livingston, MT – Mountain Sky Guest Ranch has partnered with the Montana Land Reliance (MLR) to permanently protect an historic property in the Paradise Valley. The donated easement, signed by both parties on January 5, 2018, protects 6,294 acres of rural, working lands stretching from Highway 89 on its east side to […]

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation and the City of Atlanta Commit an Additional $32 Million To Atlanta’s Historic Westside Neighborhoods


ATLANTA (September 14, 2017) – During an event on Friday evening that welcomed 1,500 Westside residents, stakeholders and nonprofits to Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Arthur Blank and Mayor Kasim Reed each made additional investments in Atlanta’s historic Westside neighborhoods. Through his family foundation, Blank committed an additional $15 million, bringing the total of the Westside Neighborhood Prosperity […]