Community Impact


Check out the posts below to learn how GBPI is working with partners and Georgia communities.
Athens-listening-session-696x464 Blog

Athens Listening Session: Students, Caregivers and Community Leaders Look to Create New Opportunities

Last month, GBPI staff continued our series of listening sessions around the state by spending two days in …

SavannahListeningSession1-696x387 Blog

Savannah Listening Sessions Highlight Needs for Better Wages, Child Care Access

Last week, staff from the Georgia Budget and Policy Institute traveled to one of their favorite Georgia spots: …

GA-Capitol-696x464 Blog

GBPI’s 2017-2018 Milestones and Highlights

During Georgia’s 2017-2018 legislative cycle and throughout the months between those two sessions, the growing GBPI team improved …

NW-Hospital-updated-696x464 Blog

Rome Listening Tour Provides Earful on Community Mental Health Problems

Talk to people around Rome, Ga. for a while and the conversation often shifts to the lingering stresses …

P1030925jpg Blog

Rome Stop on GBPI Listening Tour Highlights Need for Workforce Training, Health Care Access

On a beautiful spring morning in the northwest foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, a group of community leaders …

Forum-2-696x464 Blog

Albany, Georgia: Good people, great community, tremendous needs

Ursula looked me in my eyes and said “When you go back to Atlanta, the first thing that …

David-Press-Briefing-696x476 Community Impact

GBPI Research Opens New Dimensions for Latin American Association

GBPI has brought great value and a new dimension to our work. -David Schaefer, director of advocacy for …

Michelle-Schreiner-696x464 Community Impact

Georgia Women’s Policy Institute Leverages Facts for Change

Working with GBPI was the key to my understanding of tax and budget issues that affect women and …

Kate-Little-696x464 Community Impact

Kate Little supported GBPI from the beginning to inform state policymaking

I realize that more than anything else public policy impacts the work that we do. GBPI works every …

Request a Speaker

Would you like to one of GBPI’s experts to attend your event? You can request a speaker here.

Subscribe to our Newsletter