The Atlanta Lawyer May 2017 - Page 20

TRUANCY INTERVENTION PROJECT May Update by Caren Cloud Truancy Intervention Project Georgia ccloud@truancyproject.org Truancy Intervention Project Geor- gia honored its exceptional volun- teers at its annual Volunteer Ap- preciation Luncheon on Tuesday, April 25. Held at Magnolia Hall at Piedmont Park, the luncheon was the culmination of a year of out- standing advocacy by some of At- lanta's brightest attorneys on behalf of Atlanta's most deserving youth. 1 TIP honored attorney volunteers Chip Benton, April Hall, Mary Al- exander Myers, Angela Ramson and Wil Reeder for their dedica- tion to TIP over the years. Attorney Andrew Hatchett was awarded the Honorable Glenda Hatchett Award for outstanding service to the chil- dren and families of TIP. 2 Thank you to our sponsors: Alston & Bird, LLP, The Coca-Cola Com- pany, Atlanta Mindfulness Institute, The Honorable Anne E. Barnes, Greenburg Traurig, Jones Day and Colin & Kelly Kelly. Special thanks to the Honorable Juliette Scales, Pre- 3 4 20 May 2017 5