In the Community

April 18, 2019

Halpern Awards 2019 College Scholarships

Benjamin Halpern congratulates the 2019 Halpern Scholarship recipients:  Ahmani Mohammed from Frederick Douglass High School, and Akiem Williams from Benjamin E. Mays High School. Annually, two $2,500 awards are presented to qualifying seniors to help with first year's tuition and books.

December 15, 2018

Cary Reynolds Elementary School Beautification

Property Manager Jimmy Cushman led school staff, parents and second, third and fourth graders in a one-day beautification project a Cary Reynolds Elementary School in Doraville. These star students love their school and didn’t hesitate to jump right in to help with painting and clean up.

December 01, 2018

BuHi Lights Artist Talk

Development Associate Matthew Oppenheimer joined Dashboard Co-Founder Beth Malone, We Love BuHi Executive Director Marian Liou and the artists behind BuHi Lights to talk about how public art and design impacts community development.

November 21, 2018

Thanksgiving at Gordon Plaza

Together with the Fulton County District Attorney’s office, Terri’s Café, Wayfield Foods, The Launch Pad Foundation, Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. Merchants Association, City of Atlanta Police, and a group of sponsors and volunteers, we provided hot meals and groceries to 250 community members.

November 03, 2018

BuHi Lights Children’s Fair

We teamed up with Dashboard and We Love BuHi to host the BuHi Lights art exhibit at our Pinetree Plaza shopping center. The installation kicked off with a community event featuring activities from Soccer in the Streets, Alliance Theatre, Latin American Association and Children’s Museum of Atlanta.

October 13, 2018

5th Annual SSEF Footprints for the Future 10k/5k

What a beautiful fall day for a run! Team Halpern ran/walked for a cause at the 5th Annual Footprints for the Future 10k/5k road race supporting the Sandy Springs Education Force. SSEF sponsors programs to help disadvantaged public school students excel academically through high school and onto college.

July 15, 2018

CRE for AYA Softball Tournament

In memory of our former colleague, Brian Waronker, Halpern’s fielded a team to play in the first annual CRE For AYA charity softball tournament. Eight commercial real estate companies came together to raise $20,000 for Atlanta Youth Academy, an inner-city school providing high-level education to low-income families.