DCSS Virtual Community Bulletin Board

Visit this page often for information on community events, recreation leagues, performances, summer and school break camps, enrichment activities, and more. These announcements are submitted by organizations not affiliated with the Douglas County School System. For information on how to submit an announcement please see:

DCSS Virtual Community Bulletin Board Guidelines

Opportunity for Teachers to travel abroad
The Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Grant
for details contact
Professor Anunobi - 770.330.2780
www.American-Resource.org 

Community Events/Awareness

2022 West Georgia Coed Kickball League
Open to students in Kindergarten thru 5th Grade
Games will be played at Winston Park and the season will run August 22 - October 24
For more information visit westgakickball.com or email [email protected]
Click here for a flyer with more information


Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Mentoring Program
The Douglas-Carroll-Paulding Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority invites all middle and high school girls to apply for its mentorship program. 
The program focuses on preparing young women to become leaders in an evolving 21st Century world
Applications are due by August 15
Click here for a flyer with a QR code to register or learn more information


Church Street Farmers Market
The Church Street Farmers Market runs every Tuesday from 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. from May 3, 2020 - October 25, 2022, rain or shine. 
The Market is a Georgia Fresh for Less partner and offers EBT / SNAP doubling
New vendors are always welcome to apply at www.DouglasvilleGA.gov/FarmersMarket


DCA Homeowner Assistance Fund
The Georgia Department of Community Affairs Commissioner Christopher Nunn and Congressman David Scott (GA-13) announced the start of the Georgia Homeowner Assistance Fund, a $354 million stimulus fund designed to help homeowners with mortgage delinquencies, defaults, foreclosures, and past-due utilities. Please find the link to Congressman Scott's video regarding the DCA Homeowner Assistance Fund here.


Bill Arp Park Football and Cheer Program
Registration for the Bill Arp Park football and cheerleading program is open to students ages 4-11.
All skill levels are welcome. Click above for a flyer with more information.


Connect Douglas Fixed Route Bus Service 

2021 IRS Advance Child Tax Credit
For more information about the 2021 Advance Child Tax Credit, click here

After School Childcare and Camps

Boys & Girls Club After-School Activities
Open to students ages 6-18
Click the flyer above to learn more about programs offered for each age group
Contact Kim Best at [email protected] to sign up.


Boys & Girls Club Teen Club Now Taking New Members
The Boys & Girls Club will offer free membership to its Teen Club for 9th-12th grade students through September 30.
Contact Kim Best at [email protected] to sign up.
Click here for a flyer with more information

 Boys to Men After School Program
Open to all middle school boys
Meetings to be held on Tuesdays from 5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. 
See the flyer above for more information


  
Free Offerings

The Goodr Pop-Up Grocery Market
The First Presbyterian Church of Douglasville is partnering with Wellstar to provide a mobile food pantry to those in need. 
The food pantry will be available March - June on the 4th Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. at 9190 Campbellton St. Douglasville, Ga. 


Community Assistance Resources for Food
A list of area non-profits providing food assistance 

Count Me In Group
Non-profit offers free virtual tutoring for elementary students
Visit countmeingroup.org to learn more about free tutoring and becoming a volunteer tutor

Good Samaritan Center Offers Free Groceries to Families in Need
8366 Grady Street, Douglasville, Monday - Friday mornings

Hope for Youth Mentoring
Non-profit offers free mentoring for at-risk youth ages 8-14 years old

Kids' Choice, Inc.
An online marketplace where students buy and sell original educational resources


Disclaimer: The Douglas County School System does not guarantee the financial stability, proper licensure and professional certifications, and/or fair business practices of a business and does not warrant or assume any responsibility related to the performance of the service/products provided. This list does not in any way constitute the school system's endorsement of an organization, the beliefs of an organization or group, nor does it provide an expression of any opinion or any recommendation by the school system.

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