Mount Sinai Receives $1 Million Grant for Prostate Cancer Research

12/06/2019

Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United owner Arthur Blank’s gift is his second to Mount Sinai’s Department of Urology (New York – December 5, 2019)  The Milton and Carroll Petrie Department of Urology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has received a $1 million grant from The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation. This […]

Babson College Receives $50 Million from The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation

11/19/2019

Largest-ever grant awarded by Blank Family Foundation will establish Arthur M. Blank School for Entrepreneurial Leadership (Wellesley, Mass., and Atlanta) November 19, 2019 – Babson College, the recognized world leader in entrepreneurship education, and The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation today announced a new collaboration to advance and amplify values-driven entrepreneurial leadership on a global […]

CARE Receives Commitment of Nearly $7M from The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation

11/14/2019

The organization dedicated to fighting global poverty by empowering women and girls partners with Atlanta family foundation to invest in communities and save lives Atlanta, GA (November 14, 2019) — Today, CARE announced a three-year $6.8M grant from The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation to support international programs that foster economic development, influence policy change, […]

BLANK FAMILY OF BUSINESSES CLOSES ON PURCHASE OF PARADISE VALLEY RANCH

11/13/2019

PARADISE VALLEY, MONTANA – The Arthur M. Blank Family of Businesses announced today it has closed on the purchase of Paradise Valley Ranch.  Located between the city of Livingston and an entrance to Yellowstone Park, the approximately 9,300-acre Paradise Valley Ranch is near Mountain Sky Guest Ranch and West Creek Ranch, two interdependent properties belonging […]

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Grants $3 Million to Preserve the Legacy of the Medal of Honor

11/11/2019

Largest Grant in the History of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation awarded a five-year $3 million dollar grant to the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation – the largest grant ever received – to perpetuate the legacy of the Medal of Honor and promote the American values embodied in […]

THE ARTHUR M. BLANK FAMILY FOUNDATION GRANTS NEARLY $600,000 TO VETERANS SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS IN GEORGIA

11/07/2019

Grants designed to improve veterans’ conditions related to mental health, homelessness and successful transition from service ATLANTA – Nov. 7, 2019 – The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation is announcing a total of $587,800 in grants made in 2019 to nonprofit organizations in Georgia that support veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. The ten grants […]

Atlanta United Foundation Gives $280,570 to Expand ‘Mentoring through Soccer’ Program

11/04/2019

Community Grant Supports College and Career Readiness for Latino Youth along Buford Highway Corridor Atlanta, Georgia (11/2/19)-  The Atlanta United Foundation, an affiliate of The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation, announces a grant of $280,570 over three years in support of ‘Mentoring through Soccer,’ a joint youth program of the Latin American Association (LAA) and […]

Memorial Day Letter from The Overwatch Fund

05/27/2019

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 […]

AMB WEST PHILANTHROPIES CONTRIBUTES $1.1 MILLION TO NONPROFITS IN PARK AND GALLATIN COUNTIES

05/23/2019

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

03/20/2019

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

03/01/2019

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

12/03/2018

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

09/13/2018

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

04/06/2018

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

03/06/2018

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

02/01/2018

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

01/30/2018

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

10/30/2017

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 […]