Please help if you can!! Hurricane Florence has adversely affected so many, and we found out that a dear friend of one of our families is the principal at Laurel Hill Elementary School in Laurinburg, Scotland County, NC. After reaching out to the administration at Laurel Hill, it seems that they have more families displaced than […]
Celebrate with us October 10th, 2018 from 10:30am until 2pm Acworth, GA (September 19, 2018) — Brookwood Christian School plans its 10th Birthday Extravaganza, Ten on 10/10 (#10on1010), three weeks from today. For 10 years, at this location, the school has served over 200 students with dyslexia or some other type of language processing disorder. […]
Principal Kim Wigington speaking as the Chair of the Downtown Development Authority (DDA), a volunteer board of business owners, at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Depot Park. “The only way we could make this happen is cooperation and trust from the the business owners, residents, and city officials” she said. She also told […]
Please note that we have changed the date of the bicycle ride. There is a very high change of rain this weekend and we wanted our first tour to be an enjoyable one! Buy your tickets NOW! $20 if purchased by May 21; $30 after. ALL proceeds benefit Acworth Historic Preservation. Route and other details HERE […]
Ms. Kim is in this month’ s Bright Side for receiving the 2018 Leadership in Literacy Award from the International Dyslexia Association, Georgia Branch (IDA-GA). We are so proud of her 🙂 Full issue here: www.brightsidenews.com/kennacwnews.html
Buy your tickets NOW! $20 if purchased by May 2; $30 after. ALL proceeds benefit Acworth Historic Preservation. Route and other details HERE How many? ONE (1) $20.00 USDTWO (2) $40.00 USDTHREE (3) $60.00 USDFOUR (4) $80.00 USD I can’t make it but would like to donate to the preservation of the smokehouse!
Atlanta, Georgia (March 27, 2018) – Principal Kim Wigington was awarded the 2018 Leadership in Literacy Award by the International Dyslexia Association, Georgia Branch (IDA-GA) on Saturday, March 24 at IDA-GA’s Dimensions of Dyslexia Conference to be held at Georgia Tech Research Institute in Atlanta. This award recognizes a school administrator who has shown leadership […]
Kim has been selected by the International Dyslexia Association, Georgia Branch (IDA-GA) to receive this year’s Leadership in Literacy Award. IDA-GAs Leadership in Literacy Award recognizes a school administrator who has shown leadership in developing literacy in his/her school or school system within the state of Georgia. Kim has demonstrated: ♦outstanding leadership through the development […]
Check out our sponsor packages for the upcoming ride… you can purchase them here. Don’t forget to purchase tickets here.
We would like to thank all who participated in our first #GivingTuesday Campaign. We collected 70 towels to take to Lake City & Acworth Animal Hospitals (one of our biggest supporters) to use for their Road Trip Home Animal Rescue support. We also raised $1,870 from the Facebook #GivingTuesday donation campaign. Unfortunately, we weren’t fast enough to receive any of […]
As you are making your end of the year tax deductible donations… TODAY ONLY Facebook and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will be matching up to $2 million of funds raised on Facebook for US nonprofits. CLICK HERE to donate using the donate button at the top of our page. Whether you have $10, $100, […]
Please go vote for our story here. You can vote for as many stories as you want, but only once per story per day through Nov 30. 15 finalists will be chosen to be judged with 1st place receiving $10,000, 2nd receiving $5,000, and 3rd receiving $2,500. Feel free to write your own #MyGivingStory and […]
Less than a week until the History & Southern Charm Tour! If you have not already purchased your tickets, you can do so here. Click HERE for more details about the houses. You can pick your tickets up in the office M-F between the hours of 9-3, or on the day of the tour at […]
The 10th Annual Covering the Bases is tomorrow, September 15. While we are a sponsor, Acworth Police Department is also in need of volunteers to help with this event. Volunteers are needed from 6 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
The gift card shipment that we planned to send Friday, September 8th was postponed until this Friday, September 15 as a result of not only our weather, but the fact that Houston is still working on their infrastructure and we wanted to be sure they wouldn’t get there and be delayed/misplaced/lost.
Please help if you can!! We are adopting a school in Houston, Friendswood Junior High. So many in the affected areas have lost everything! 🙁 Brookwood Christian will be sending these store specific (Walmart, Winn Dixie, Piggly Wiggly, Target, Home Depot, Lowes), or generic (AMEX, VISA, MasterCard), gift cards to assist these families. If you […]
In Acworth’s very first Dragon Boat Festival, benefiting Loving Arms Cancer Outreach, Ms. Kim raced with Acworth Mayor Tommy Allegood and other local business owners as Team Acworth, against Kennesaw’s Mayor and Team Kennesaw. Watch the end of the race in the video below…
We were proud to support Leo Mazzone’s fundraising drive at Gabriel’s at the Old Mill during the Acworth Business Association‘s monthly Alive After 5 social event. Mazzone, former Atlanta Braves Pitching Coach (1979-2005), was raising money for Companion Animal Connection, a non-profit, no kill dog and cat rescue.
Brookwood Christian was awarded the Reader’s Choice award by Around Acworth Magazine, for Private Special Needs School! 😀 We are so proud of our faculty and students who made this possible 🙂 See more here
March 7th – 11th was Random Act of Kindness for a Police Officer, #RAK4BLUE. We had local law enforcement, Acworth Police Officers, come to the school to receive thank-you posters made by the students as well as a cake. Fun was had by all!