“Clarkston Talks,” A Podcast by Our Leaders of Tomorrow
Real Issues. Real Conversations. “Clarkston Talks,” A Podcast by Our Leaders of Tomorrow Youth in this community are shouldering astounding responsibilities, and our duty to empower them with amplified voices is more important than ever. One of the solutions at the Clarkston Community Center is amplifying our youths’ voices through a youth-led podcast,…Read More
Where We Come Together: A Year in Review
It’s difficult to deny the challenge of the last few years. The covid-19 pandemic emerged in late 2019 and disrupted almost every facet of life and world business in early 2020. Those effects have lingered with us for years. In that time, the Clarkston Community Center has refused to stand by. Determinedly and innovatively working…Read More
Spotlight On: Ammar Albadran
Ammar Albadran is a versatile TV producer who has held positions at CNN and Scripps News (formerly Newsy). He is also a Board Member of the Clarkston Community Center, and a valued member of the Clarkston community. However, things weren’t always this way for Ammar. Originally from Basra, Iraq, Ammar first worked as a freelancer…Read More
Parent Advocate Coalition Graduation
Celebrate the graduation of DeKalb County School District parents who have successfully completed Parent Advocate Training as DCSD Parent Coalition members. This was a co-facilitated training implemented by the Clarkston Community Center and DCSD’s Family I.M.P.A.C.T. Hub! Parents learned strategies to support their child’s success, gained a deeper understanding of how to navigate the DCSD…Read More
Tai Chi is Back!
The Clarkston Community Center and the Tai Chi 4 L.I.F.E. Cooperative are happy to announce the start of in-person Tai Chi and Qiqong classes beginning next week Tuesday, January 10th! Led by instructor Steve Dorage, this class guides students in the Chinese martial art of Tai Chi, a meditative process of movement that aids relaxation…Read More
Join Our End-Of-Year Giving Campaign!
Looking for a great way to end your year right? Still interested in making a difference in your community? A donation to the Clarkston Community Center could be just the thing! Join our end-of-year giving campaign and be a part of the mission that supports one of America’s most diverse communities. With your help, we…Read More
Thank You For Your Coat Donations!
A big thank you to all of our volunteers and partners who donated coats this winter season to help neighbors in need! Over the last two months, we received approximately 150 donations and were able to help so many in need of some extra warmth this winter. Thank you to all who participated this year,…Read More
Keep Your Community Safe – Get Vaccinated!
Don’t let yourself get caught feeling under the weather! The Clarkston Community Center is hosting a vaccine drive on Monday, December 12 from 11am – 5pm for vaccines that protect against the flu virus AND for vaccines that protect against the COVID-19 virus. Working with our partners from CORE Response, the International Rescue Committee, DeKalb…Read More
Free Rides to Vote!
Need help getting to the polls for the December 6th runoff election? Catch a free ride with Uber! For more information visit the links or call the phone numbers found below. Don’t forget to vote! To book an Uber directly use the promo code VoteGA in the app or use the voucher link at runoff.vote…Read More
CCC Coat and Food Drive is Ongoing!
Help those in need this season by donating with our ongoing coat and food drive! Simply use the links below or scan the QR codes to navigate to our official Clarkston Community Center Amazon wishlists and purchase a new coat or a food item to support our neighbors this winter. Your purchase will be shipped…Read More