DBF 9th Annual Holiday Treat Festival

The Douglas Brothers Foundation 9th Annual Holiday Treat Festival was a great success. The event blessed over two hundred children with toys, bikes and meals for children and their parents.  The foundation's  CEOs- Harry Douglas former Atlanta Falcons currently Tennessee Titans, and brother Toney Douglas former NBA player currently in Europe are passionate and love to give and serve their community.
This year’s theme ”Family is Valuable” sets the tone of demonstrating love. The holiday treat event was held at the Douglas Brothers Foundation Center in Morrow, GA on December 23, 2017.   Mr. and Mrs. Douglas with much effort and sacrifice did an awesome job hosting the event. They expressed much thanks to their Event Coordinator Angela Holder, volunteers for their great support, participants for being humble and thankful, and the sponsors.  Everyone played a part in ensuring each child experienced a great Christmas with their bikes and toys.
The president of the foundation Mrs. Stephanie Douglas stated, ”It’s a blessing to serve families and bring smiles to their faces, especially mothers who are challenged.” The Douglas family enjoys blessing those who are less fortunate.
The Douglas Brothers Foundation, Inc. is requesting for donations for next year’s Holiday Treat Festival and the Back- to-School Bash events. If you would like to bless a child, please visit the website to donate your tax deductible amount at www.douglasbrothers.org. 

We are also seeking new and dedicated volunteers who love to feed and assist in community events. Please complete the “Contact Us” section to submit your information.
 Thank you for helping us ”Build Today’s Youth for Tomorrow.”
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Douglas Brothers Foundation 9th Annual Back-to-School Bash

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The Douglas Brothers Foundation Back-to-School Bash was a great success.  The City of Jonesboro partnered with the Douglas Brothers Foundation for our 9th Annual Back –to-School Bash.  We served over 700 children from Pre-K to Middle School with school supplies.  The foundation served hotdogs, chips and water to over 300 participants.  Brothers Harry Douglas and Toney Douglas were not able to participate due to their professional sport jobs, but they sponsored the event and experienced the pleasure of giving back to their community. 

We thank all of our volunteers and event coordinator Angela Holder for making this event a great success.  We also thank the City of Jonesboro Manager Ricky Clark, Mrs. Brooks and the staff for their support to help families prepare for a successful school year. We also give thanks to Commissioner Felicia Franklin-Warner and Representative Rhonda Burnough who were present and proud to see the community effort and families participation.









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Atlanta Union Mission- My Sister’s House

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The Atlanta Union Mission Sister’s House is a wonderful place to serve and bless families.  We always enjoy providing food to families, speaking and demonstrating love to them.  This was our sixth year supporting the shelter where women and children recover to return to the mainstream of life.  The Douglas Brothers Foundation provides hot, delicious meals to the participants and has made positive impacts.  It is great to hear the wonderful testimonies the participants share with us.  Kudos to the Atlanta Union Mission leaders and staff that provides a recovery place for women and children, and create the platform for organizations like us to bless them.

The Douglas Brothers Foundation thanks our volunteers for serving in our community events.  If you would like to volunteer, please sign up on line. 














How to Ace a Job Interview?

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On March 2017, The Douglas Brothers Foundation hosted a Job Interview Summit for ages 15 to 19.  The event was facilitated by Mr. Kevin Holder and Mr. Martavius Hillman.  Mr. Holder is an Executive Director Council of Probate Court Judges of Georgia.  Mr. Martavius Hillman is a Trade Activation Manager at Anheuser Busch.  They served as Mentor Brothers building up brothers at South Atlanta High School.  The Job Ace Interview event was held at the Douglas Brothers Center for two hours and was a great success.  Youth participated and received valuable information to assist them with their job interview process.  Some of the information shared was how to complete a job application, resume building, what to ask on an interview, professional attire and much more.  Each participant received a certificate and additional information to continue their job interview preparation.  Much appreciation is given to our Event Coordinator Angela Holder for making this event successful and memorable for the participants.




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NFL Titans Receiver Harry Douglas Speaks to Students

Titans Wide Receiver Harry Douglas appeared at William Boyd Elementary in the city of Atlanta to participate in Hero Day. Harry Douglas spoke to the kids about goals, vision, respect and learning. Harry also spoke to them about not joining gangs, not stealing and leadership. Boyd's fifth grade teacher Mrs. Louis has a strong desire for her students to learn and stated the kids needed belts and pencils.   She didn't want them with sagging pants and without school supplies to complete their work. Harry's father Harry senior purchased belts and pencils for the students. 

Tennessee Titans receiver Harry Douglas had great day with the children and he loves imparting in their lives because someone imparted in him. The children at Boyd Elementary were very discipline. He thanked Principal Dr. Marcus Jackson and staff for a great job.







Douglas Brothers Foundation 8th Annual Holiday Treat Festival

Brothers Harry & Toney Douglas of The Douglas Brothers Foundation provided meals, toys and bikes to over 200 needy families at Boyd Elementary in Atlanta, GA.  The event was awesome and the families were appreciative. The Douglas Brothers Foundation has been providing this service for years to metro communities. Mr. Douglas stated he focus on the Hollywood Road area because he saw the need and demand. It does not matter where a child is located.  If a child needs assistance this foundation wants to be in position to help.

The event had a great performance by Just Dance Company (owner Kierra Douglas) who really put on a show entertaining children and parents. Children participated in dance contest, took pictures with the Douglas Family, volunteers and Santa Claus. The Douglas Brothers Foundation provided a fun environment with blessings and love. It was a pleasure serving families and seeing the smiles on children faces.

We thank Dr. Marcus Jackson Principal of William N. Boyd Elementary, Teachers and Superintendent Meria Carstophen for use of the facility.  We also thank Angela Holder our Event Coordinator, our volunteers and sponsors who helped made it possible:




Jerry France
Brandsmart- Stockbridge, GA
Lynch Photo
Ron Green- CPA

Ruth Chris Steakhouse
Harry Douglas
Toney Douglas
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Boyd Elementary Back to School Bash

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The Douglas Brothers Foundation continues to bless the Atlanta Metro Communities

Harry and Toney Douglas continue their back to school bash in the city of Atlanta at Boyd Elementary.  The principal Dr. Marcus Jackson welcomed The Douglas Brothers Foundation with open arms. This is the fifth year the foundation has served several hundreds of school children.  Parents Harry and Stephanie Douglas that operates the foundation stated coming to Boyd Elementary was one of our greatest events. The parents and children were appreciative, grateful and thankful for the school supplies provided. There was also a fun atmosphere with Boyd teachers dancing with some children and children demonstrating their tumbling skills. We would like to thank Dr. Jackson and Boyd Elementary staff for all their help in assisting us with this event.














Toney Douglas Speaks to Caleb’s Reading Club

Toney Douglas opened their home to 17 children for their private Back to School Bash and celebration of the reading club success.  Free school supplies were given and award presentations for reading club participants. Awards given were Most Improved, Most Reading Hours, most Creative, Best Attendance and Best Helper. Toney Douglas talked to the children about continuing to read, making good grades in school and obeying their parents and teachers. Toney played basketball and ping pong with the children. Children also had fun playing on the swing set, swimming and eating pizza, hot dogs and hamburgers. The parents had a great time and appreciated the invite from the Douglas Family.   The Foundation also at end of summer celebrated the success of the reading club by taking participants to Six Flags White Waters. The children had a blast and enjoyed many of the water features.














Tennessee Titans Harry Douglas Motivates Children to Read

The Douglas Brothers Foundation Incorporated opens Caleb’s Reading Club and empowers children to read.

IMG_8517On March 20, 2016 opening day was exciting and rewarding with a special guest, prizes and food.  The special guest was Tennessee Titans Harry Douglas who encouraged children to read by reading the story Wild About Books by Judy Sierra.  He asked questions and had a blast chatting with them how his parents made him and his brother practice public speaking with the podium and microphone.  Titans Harry Douglas stated to the children, ”While reading, don’t fear making a mistake, I made a couple of reading mistakes- just keep reading because you have help.” Caleb Nixon and Aireona Summers also volunteered to read a book of their choice to their group and both were exceptional readers. 

Caleb’s Reading Club for 2nd through 5th Graders was created about a year ago because of how well Caleb Nixon reads.  Caleb who enjoys reading is the nephew of Harry and Toney Douglas. Caleb a third grader who reads on a 6th grade level was enrolled in Clayton State University Summer Reading Program.  He was recognized as an advanced reader and was placed in a higher level reading.  Harry Douglas Sr.  intrigued by Caleb’s ability to read desired to provide an opportunity for other children to improve their reading.  To make it happen, local teachers volunteer their services in a fun and inspiring environment.  The teachers are several of the best: Ramona Sims of Arnold Elementary, Sherricka Reddick of Finch Elementary, Catina Harvey of Westlake High, Chenita Davis of Leadership Preparatory Academy and Kathy Pearson- Intern of Georgia State University. 

Our mission is ”Building Readers for Tomorrow”- Caleb’s Reading Club is committed to academic achievement and building fundamental skills in reading and language. Our strategy is to use phonics, vocabulary and language building techniques to improve reading comprehension.  We feel that a child’s self-esteem, coupled with a safe supportive environment, enhances the learning experience. Our goals of reading excellence and positive self-esteem can become a reality when staff and parents work together in an atmosphere of effective communication and cooperation. 

Caleb’s Reading Club enrolls twenty-five children in the four month reading session. The next session is scheduled for October 2016 through January 2017.  Parents can submit their child for the waiting list by emailing your full name, children full name, grade and age to Hdouglasdbf@att.net.

We are looking for community leaders who would also love to share their experience, read and encourage children to become better readers.  If interested, please contact Stephanie Douglas at tdbfoundation@att.net.






2015 Holiday Treat Festival

The Seventh Annual Holiday Treat Festival created many smiles and fun for the children.  We served over 300 children with bikes, DVD players, toys and coats.  Harry Douglas and brother Toney Douglas sponsored the event.  Their father and mother manage the organization with the help of dedicated volunteers.  They are very proud of Harry and Toney consistency giving to their community. The event was hosted by Event Coordinator Angela Holder with fun and music by DJ David Collin known as ’Cowboy’.  Christian artist JJ Evans provided a stellar performance for 800 participants that rocked to his singing and music. He provided free CD’s to several children for their engagement of his singing. Tennessee Titans Harry Douglas led and participated with the children with a Nay-Nay dance contest of which monetary prizes were given.  There was much joy and laughter of the families from the blessings of the Douglas Family.

Special thanks are given to:

Radio Station 92.9 The Game for advertising and Mr. Terry Fox and staff participation; JHS Principal Felicia Brown and School Police Chief Clarence Cox, Clayton County School Police and Clayton County Explorers.

Thanks to all our sponsors:

Ali Margelli
Asian Atlantic Industries, LLC
Brandsmart- Stockbridge, GA
Chick-fil-A Dwarf House- Tara Blvd            
Derek Malila                                               
Hal’s The Steakhouse

Kane Insurance
Five Star Athletes Management
Harry & Toney Douglas
Jerry France
Leroy & Romona Sims
Lynch Photo                                            

Ron Green- CPA
The Douglas Family
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2015 Back-to-School Bash

The 2015 Back -to-School Bash was fun and a great success. We served over 700 children with school supplies and book bags. The basketball game  Cops  versus  Youth was fun with the youth team winning the game by 2 points. The basketball game   brought our community and our policemen together to improve relations and communications.

Children also enjoyed free hotdogs and a dance contest. In addition, many children signed up or Caleb's Reading Club for grades 2nd through 5th which will launch later this fall.

We thank our partners who contributed and gave school supplies: Clayton County Sheriff Department, Clayton Center Service Community Board, Clayton County Fire Department, Clayton County Solicitors Office, Heart for Families, Clayton State University, Clayton Center Child & Adolescence Program, The Game 92.9 Radio, Clayton County Superintendent Luvenia Jackson, Clayton County School Board, Jonesboro High School Principal Felicia Brown and Staff for their support; Special thanks to Deputy Storey, Sheriff Hill, Clayton County School Officers for your help and our volunteers that helped make this event a success. 







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Youth Forums: Clayton County Sheriff & Clayton County Health Department

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Sheriff Victor Hill and his staff visited The Douglas Brothers Youth Center to speak to 35 youth at the Youth Forum.   The forum was enlightening.   The group also had the opportunity to visit Clayton County jail.   It was an amazing visit to see how Sheriff Victor Hill has the jail facility in order of military style.   Sheriff Victor Hill spoke to youth about flying like an eagle spreading your wings.   Eagles don’t worry about the chickens; live honorable and truthful but most of all create a new you by being productive in our society.   Sheriff Victor Hill also spoke how proud he is of the military style jail system.   During the jail visit, there was no violence against officers or inmates.   Sergeant Story spoke about how easy it is to go to jail, sexting and forwarding to friends and distributing pornography to minors.   Deputy Allen talked about misbehaving in school and being the class clown.   Deputy Given Sheriff Community team did an excellent job and we look forward to next year. 







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Clayton County Health Department Visit

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Representatives from the Clayton County Health Department came to the Douglas Youth Center and spoke to youth about sexually transmitted diseases.   Information provided to youth was pertinent and they received fact based knowledge.   After seeing the educational graphics, the youth had plenty of questions to ask.   During 2005-2013 the number of primary and secondary syphilis cases reported each year in the United States nearly doubled, from 8,724 to 16,663; the annual rate increased from 2.9 to 5.3 cases per 100,000 population.   Men contributed an increasing proportion of the cases, accounting for 91.1% of all primary and secondary cases in 2013.   For more information, visit www.cdc.gov.   We thank leaders and educators of the CCHD- Kevin Youth and Candice Decree for an awesome presentation.







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Harry Douglas Grand Marshal for Georgia Special Olympics  

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Special Olympics  Georgia (SOGA) hosted its annual State Summer Games for more than 2,000 athletes, coaches, and unified partners on May 29-31 at Emory University.

Opening Ceremony took place at 7:30 p.m. at Emory's McDonough Field. The parade of athletes was led by Grand Marshal, and former Atlanta Falcon, Harry Douglas, and the athletes escorted by the Law Enforcement Torch Run Officers from across the state. Ken Rodriguez of Fox 5 TV was the Master of Ceremony.

Athletes competed in aquatics, athletics, flag football, gymnastics, soccer, table tennis, tennis, and volleyball, with medals awarded throughout the weekend. Tennessee Titans Harry Douglas stated it was an honor to be the Grand Marshal and to sign autographs. Aetna was the Presenting Sponsor of the 2015 State Summer Games.







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Harry Douglas IV is Honored by Boys Scouts of America for his Community Work

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Harry Douglas was honored amongst other Top Georgia Athletes at the 31st Annual Peach of an Athlete Role Model Banquet.  The purpose of the banquet is to honor outstanding ”Role Models for Youth” in Athletics, Academics, Community Service and Scouting.  The Peach of an Athlete Role Model Award is presented to athletes, both amateur and professional who exemplify good character and athletic achievement. 

Harry Douglas IV received the Professional Athlete Role Model Award.  He spoke about the Role of a Great Leader: Being an example to others, having a clear set of values: vision, purpose and goals; being positive in every situation, overcoming obstacles, working hard and serving the community; selfless, gives to others and listens. He especially talked about himself being a role model to his brother Toney Douglas- NBA Player and Sister Jamila Douglas -Healthcare Specialist.  He ended his speech stating- ”to whom much is given, much is required.”

Harry Douglas’ active role in the community is an extension of The Douglas Brothers Foundation. Harry has served hundreds of hours visiting schools in the metro area and speaking to children. He encourages children to be focused, finish school and pursue their purpose/vision in life.   The foundation has helped thousands of people throughout the metro Atlanta area. The foundation provides resources for youth such as schools supplies, Christmas toys and bikes, career seminars and partners with several shelters serving meals and other needed items.

Douglas Brothers Sixth Annual Holiday Treat Festival

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The Sixth Annual Holiday Treat Festival was a great success.  We served over 800 children with bikes, DVD players, toys, coats and free haircuts.  Harry Douglas and brother Toney Douglas sponsored the event.  Their father and mother manage the organization and organize the events.  They are very proud of how humble Harry and Toney Douglas are and their big heart to give to their community.  MC Shamea Morton hosted the event which drew artist JJ Evans- a Soul Christian Artist.  He provided a stellar performance for 1700 participants that rocked to his singing and music. Just Dance Group, a local dance company - owner Kierra Douglas wife of Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas performed excellent dance routines which engaged the excitement of the audience.  Mr. Travis Stephen a local Poetic Performer provided encouraging words of motivation.  The children had fun participating in dance contests for prizes and Harry Douglas danced with a few of them. There was much joy, laughter and crying from the blessings of the Douglas Family.

We give special thanks to the following:

Barber World on Lake Harbin for providing the free haircuts; Radio Station 92.9 The Game for live coverage and Mr. Terry Fox and staff participation; Fox 5 TV News coverage and interviews; Clayton County Leaders appearance- Commissioner Jeff Turner, Solicitor General Tasha Mosley, JHS Principal Felicia Brown and School Police Chief Clarence Cox. Thanks to all our sponsors:

Ali Margelli
Brandsmart- Stockbridge, GA
Brent & Tamiko Grimes
Chick-fil-A Dwarf House- Tara Blvd.
Derek Malila
Five Star Athletes Management
Harry and Toney Douglas
Roddy White- Keep the Faith Foundation

Jonathan Bobbett
Justin Blalock
Kane Insurance
Lynch Photo
Osi O. Umenyiora
Paul Soliai

Ron Green- CPA
The Douglas Family
Thomas Morgan
Tom Mahoney- AAI, Inc.
Tyson Jackson
David Adams
Jerry France                                                

Special thanks to Event Coordinator Angela Holder and Assistant Stacey Shannon, all our volunteers who dedicated themselves to serve for this cause and help made the event successful.





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My Sister's House

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The Douglas Brothers Foundation community outreach was fun and a success at My Sister’s House.  Our foundation serves three times a year and provides meals and gifts to over 250 homeless women and children.  Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas is present and distributes gifts with trivia games. 

Our Thanksgiving event served over 320 women and children.  We give special thanks to Angela Holder- Event Coordinator for an excellent job. Each year this community event is touching resulting in smiles, laughter, happiness and tears because of the love The Douglas Brothers Foundation staff and volunteers demonstrate.   In addition, Harry Douglas presence, talking and relating with them was a memorable moment. The women at the Sister’s House love and appreciate all we do for them.  We thank all volunteers that prepared the meals.  If you would like to volunteer at any of our events, please complete a volunteer form and submit it or complete the information in ”Contact Us”. 






Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas Excites Southside Fans

Hundreds turn out to greet and receive free autographs from Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas
who made an appearance at Publix in Stockbridge on East Atlantic Road. He is a true representative of the Atlanta Falcons and the community. The Falcons have a diamond in Douglas Autograph signing, pictures and talking to fans was done from 5:00pm to 7:30pm. The fans told many stories about how Douglas reaches out to cancer patients, children from Make a Wish Foundation and families in shelters. It's beautiful to see the fan support for Harry Douglas and the Atlanta Falcons. The Atlanta Falcons and our community have a superstar, # 83.




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Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas March of Dimes Event

The 6th Annual March of Dimes Bowling for Babies Celebrity Event was a success.  The Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas, The Douglas Brothers Foundation and March of Dimes hosted a great event from 6:00pm until 10:00pm. The event had eight new corporate sponsors along with Atlanta Falcons Players Roddy White, Julio Jones, Devin Hester, Stephen Jackson, Eric Weems and other Atlanta Falcons players. 

The event drew over 200 people and approximate funds raised were $30,000.  Auction items included Matt Ryan jersey/ football, Roddy White jersey/football, Julio Jones jersey, Devin Hester, Stephen Jackson and Harry Douglas items.  Golf items and airline tickets were also among the auction items.  Everyone present enjoyed free bowling, food and drinks.  Media present was ESPN Reporter Von McClure, ABC Jahkeem Smith. Harry Douglas, his wife Kierra Douglas, parents Mr. and Mrs. Douglas, grandmothers, uncle and great volunteers helped the night be a great success. 

For the last three years this event has been held at Dave & Buster in Lawrenceville. We thank management for hospitality and opening their door to support a great cause. Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas has a big heart for giving back and serving the community.  His foundation The Douglas Brothers Foundation, Incorporated is hosting its 6th Annual Holiday Treat Festival of which 800 children have registered for toys.  To support this great cause, please donate on the home page.  Your support is greatly appreciated.




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2014 Back to School Event

The Douglas Brothers Back-to-School event was successful.  The event provided school supplies to 703 students at Jonesboro High School.  Mr. and Mrs., Douglas and the Douglas Family would like to thank Felicia Brown, Principal of Jonesboro High for supporting this event.  We also thank our county officials Mr. Clarence Cox, Clayton County School Police Sheriff Victor Hill, Clayton County Police Chief Porter, Commissioner Jeff Turner, and Commissioner Jeff Turner, Senator Davenport, Representative Scott and all others that attended the event. In addition, we thank our volunteers who made it possible and community vendors: Clayton State University, Clayton County Fire Emergency Service, Right from the Start (Medicaid & Peachcare for Kids) and Pin Strikes.  Your service to help us serve the community was well done.  Families were also entertained by Mr. Douglas Prep Stars basketball game of various players from the Atlanta metro area. 

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Special Thanks Volunteers

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Mrs. Davis giving supplies

Participants getting supplies

Participants getting supplies





Vendors proud to Serve our Community


Pin Strikes

Clayton Co. Fire Emergency Service

Right from the Start Medicaid






Clayton State University




Back to School Basketball Event

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The Prep Stars game was a high scoring game with the White Team winning 95-94.  The Slam Dunk Contest was won by Kiyani Anderson of Lovejoy High.  The White Team led the black Team by 22 points, but Coach Jay Moore rallied the team to go ahead with Austin Donaldson of Jonesboro High getting fouled with 7 seconds left.  Donaldson knocked down the free throws and sealed the win of a very entertaining game in front of agents and many fans.

Team of Participants

Slam Dunk Participants

Player on the move



Slam Dunk Champion





2014 Scholarship Recipients

The Douglas Brothers Foundation reward students for their excellent academics and community service.  This year the Harry Douglas Scholarship Award is provided to area top scholars from county schools.  Recipients for 2014 are Kimbria Byars of Jonesboro High.  Kimbria Byars is attending Kennesaw State University.  While in High School, she was a member of the Beta club, SGA, NHS, FBIA and NTSH.  Kimbria also has volunteered for the past three years at various summer camps and this past summer at The Douglas Brothers Foundation. 

Allycia Jones of the Perry Learning Center in Jonesboro, GA is a recipient of the Harry Douglas Award of $1,000 from The Douglas Brothers Foundation.  She is attending Auburn University.


Allycia Jones

Kimbria Byars


DB Foundation Community Love Meal

Atlanta Mission Women’s and Children’s services are provided at My Sister’s House, a 264 bed facility that offers overnight shelter and residential discipleship programs for homeless women and women with children. On June 7, 2014, The Douglas Brothers Foundation provided a “Love Meal” to woman and children at My Sister’s House. Our volunteers were honored to spread the love of God and serve them a full course meal.  In addition, prizes were given to women and children that could answer trivia questions about Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas and Miami Heat Toney Douglas. 
We served about 245 woman and children and the event was successful.  We give special thanks to our Event Coordinator Angela Holder for her leadership, dedication and commitment organizing the event and Gordon Lynch for his photography service.  We also thank Mr. Don Wilkerson at Atlanta Mission for allowing the Douglas Brothers Foundation to bless woman and children.


Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas and Drew Davis speaks to Foundation Youth

On May 1, 2014 Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas and Atlanta Falcons Drew Davis spoke to thirty Douglas Brothers  Foundation youth during their group meeting.  Harry Douglas spoke to his foundation youth about goals, career planning, recruiting, work ethics and how they have to prepare themselves to be the best.  Harry Douglas and Drew Davis inspired the youth with their life stories and knowledge of being a student athlete.

”It was a great thing for Harry Douglas and Drew Davis  take time to talk to us”, stated Tracy Hector of Jonesboro High.

Malik Taylor of Drew High School stated ”It shows us how they care about us.”


Sheriff Hill and Staff Speak to Youth at Douglas Brothers Center

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Sherriff Victor Hill and staff took the time to visit the Douglas Brothers Center in Morrow, GA to speak to about 22 male youth about making choices.  Deputy Story and Deputy Allen talked about choices they made early in their life and how choices could determine your future good or bad.  They discussed overcoming setbacks and listening to older adult’s advice that truly cares for you.  Sheriff Hill had a very strong message to the youth.  He spoke about Chickens versus Eagles.  He emphasized not to let the chicken tell you who you are, but it’s important for you to know who you are.  An Eagle is what you are- you fly alone, high and think for yourself.  Be strong enough to create your own path.  Do not let people define who you are and be strong and confident to fly on your own.  In addition, what you wear is powerful and your appearance is important.  He also mentioned that one moment of anger could change your life to worse.  There are two things you can’t take back: words out of your mouth and bullets or wounds.  Self-control and discipline is vital and definitely how you communicate.

Sheriff Hill and staff opened the group meeting letting the youth know they are there for them.  The Douglas Family and volunteers want to thank Sheriff Hill and his staff for taking the time to talk to young men and show their concern for them.  The parents deeply appreciate it.  A parent shared that he is a Probation Officer and deals with many convicted felons.  They can’t provide for their families because no one would give them a job. 

The Douglas Brothers Foundation, Incorporated is committed to improve our communities and to provide resources and programs to help our youth stay on the path to success.


2013 Holiday Treat Festival a Success

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The 5th Annual Holiday Treat Festival was a great success at Jonesboro High School.  The Douglas Brothers Foundation provided 200 bikes, toys, MP3 Players and disk players to about 400 children.  Entertainment for the youth consisted of J. J. Evans, Atlanta Falcons Bird Lady Youth Group and an inspiring message by Pastor Anthony Murray.  The event was hosted by Shamea Morton and the children had a great time demonstrating their talent dancing and singing.  Guest speakers were Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill, Clayton County Commissioner Jeff Turner, Clayton County School Board Mark Christian, Clayton County Superintendent Lavonia Jackson, Jonesboro High Principal Felicia Brown and Chick-fil-A Manager Joe Wilburn. 
We thank our volunteers, Mr. and Mrs. Douglas, Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas, Miami Heat Toney Douglas, Jamila Douglas, Project Manager Angela Holder, Assistant Beverly Gaither, Ramona Sims, Wendy Labat, Stacey Shannon, Nakisha Polite, the Security Team Leader Troy Portis, Richard Bludsoe, Marty Holder, Jacob Fletcher, Leroy Sims; Clayton County Sheriff, Sergeant Storey and Explorers, Photographer Gordon Lynn and Videographer John Person.

Our Volunteers

Children enjoying themselves

Participants getting blessed




The Joe Wilburn Family

Guests Ms. Brown, JJ Evans, Pastor Murray and Bird Lady

Kierra, Sharricka and MC Shamea

Bowling for Babies a Success!

Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas 5th Annual March of Dimes Bowling for Babies and Douglas Brothers Foundation raised $15,000. The event was held on October 21, 2013 at Dave and Busters 5900 Sugarloaf Highway, Lawrenceville, GA and was awesome with a crowd of 150 people.   We thank General Manager Stacy Pruitt and Special Events Representative Nicole Russell for such a great and fun place to host the event. We also give thanks the Atlanta Falcons players for their appearance: Matt Ryan, Sean Weatherspoon, Drew Davis, Jacquiiz Rodgers, Levine Toilolo, Justin Blalock, Robert Alford, Desmond Trufant, Sean Renfree, Seth Deoge, Paul Worrilow, Jonathan Massaquai, Brian Robiskie, Darius Johnson, Peter Konz and Dominique Davis. We appreciate everyone that participated in the silent auction and gave donations to make this event a success for babies. There were many hot items for bid such as: football jerseys of Matt Ryan, Roddy White, Tony Gonzalez and Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons and UGA items, autographed footballs, golf tickets and much more.  We also give great thanks and appreciation to Steve and Amy McCrackin, Ken Forlenza, Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas, and  Mr. Douglas for the auction items.   It is always a pleasure to support the March of Dimes and we give special thanks to their leaders Kelly Maliska, Sheila Ryan and others for their teamwork.  Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas, Golden State Warriors Toney Douglas and the Douglas Family thank everyone for fun and their support of March of Dimes Bowling for Babies.










Atlanta Falcons Wide Receiver Harry Douglas Gives Back.  The Douglas Brothers Foundation Partners with Chick-fil-A for the 2013 Back-to- School Bash.
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The Douglas Brothers Foundation serving the community and helping the youth is the goal of Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas and Golden State Warrior Toney Douglas.  The Douglas Brothers Foundation and Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas served over 1,000 children at First Baptist Church in Jonesboro, GA.  For the last four years, Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas has appeared and signed autographs.  Providing students with school supplies and the opportunity to meet and take pictures with them and their family is a fun event.  The Douglas Brothers Foundation also partnered with American Federation for Children which provided 250 book bags and 200 school supply kits.  We appreciate all our volunteers that made this yearโ€™s Back-to- School Bash a success along with host Chick-fil-A, American Federation for Children, First Baptist Church of Jonesboro, GA and various Business Leaders.   











Douglas Brothers Career Power Workshop-One
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During the summer, The Douglas Brothers Foundation provided a successful career event for thirty high school juniors and seniors. The sessions included Banking Skills, Interview Skills, Entrepreneurship and Life Skills led by professional leaders in our community.   The sessions created a forum of student interaction with the instructors and a fun learning experience.  The students learned banking skills such as balancing  their  check book, writing checks, budgeting, maintaining excellent credit, managing money and investments which was facilitated by Stephanie Douglas an Operations Manager and Paula Mervin a Data Entry Specialist.    Interviewing Skills was led by Angela Holder- Business Administrator.   She instructed the students to prepare for and have a successful interview, complete resume, provided information of various job application processes and how to dress appropriately for the job interview.  Entrepreneurship was another session led by Joseph Wilburn of Chick-fil-A and Ken Forlenza of Georgia Power.  The students gained knowledge of how to own and operate a business and resources to set up a successful business.  The Life Skills session was led by Yvonne Vaas - Youth Motivation Speaker.  The students gained knowledge regarding their pathway to success by protecting their image, having character and acting responsibly. 

The foundation President Stephanie Douglas and Vice President Mr. Harry Douglas stated their goal is to empower young people to be successful in life.  Providing the forum and resources early to youth such as credit worthiness, career success, owning their own business and life skills is vital to improve our community.  It’s important to compliment the students’ learning with the opportunity to engage in the being successful.  The community leaders provided flash drives, planners and leadership books for the students.  In addition, the Douglas Brothers Foundation provided resources to open EZ Checking Account at SunTrust for five students of the Career Power Event that demonstrated outstanding participation.  The recipients of the checking account were Jalia Killings, Darion Holland, Conasha Butler, January Quincy and Maleek Taylor.

Participants Comments:
“The Career Power Workshop has enabled me to enhance my Knowledge and Skills to achieve my Career Goal. I really enjoyed the Presentation and Training for learning how to write a Resume as well as acknowledging how you should always Dress Professional for an Interview. This Career training has allowed me to have the Skills to meet the Demands of the Workforce today. Thank you Mr. and Mrs. Douglas for allowing me the opportunity to participate in your Career Power Workshop as well as being a recipient to open my First Checking Account with SunTrust Bank. Thanks,” Maleek Taylor

“My name is Jalia Killings and I attended your Career Workshop this summer. The workshop was very helpful and very informative; I now have a better perspective in job interviews and resume writing.

Not only did I learn something new, I was blessed to be one of the recipients for the Personal EZ checking account. I received the information by mail and the process for opening the account was a success.  I am now a banker at SunTrust Bank. Thank you for all you have done and have a blessed day.”  Jalia D Killings

The Douglas Brothers Foundation gives thanks to Operation Hope for their resources and professional leaders for volunteering their time to impart their professional skills and experience to the students.   The Douglas Brothers Foundation will host the Career Power Event- Two next year and host College Tours for grades 7th through 12th.  Stay tuned for more information.

Students: Do not procrastinate!! Register and take your college entrance test.

SAT Test Schedule
For more information about the SAT test, go to www.collegeboard.org

Test Date
October 5, 2013
November 2, 2013
December 7, 2013
January 25, 2014
March 8, 2014 
May 3, 2014 
June 7, 2014

September 6, 2013
October 3, 2013
November 8, 2013
December 27, 2013
February 7, 2014
April 4, 2014
May 9, 2014

ACT Test Schedule
For more information about the ACT test, go to

Test Date 

Deadline Date

September 21, 2013
October 26, 2013
December 14, 2013
February 8, 2014
April 12, 2014
June 14, 2014  

August 23, 2013
September 27, 2013
November 8, 2013
January 10, 2014
March 7, 2014
May 9, 2014

Calvary Refuge Center- Forest Park, GA
Toys and shoes distribution to women and children
Date: May 18, 2013 Time: 5:00pm to 7:00pm

We had a great time serving the Calvary Refuge Center. The Douglas Family (Harry Sr., Stephanie, Jamila, Harry and Toney) appreciate everyone that made the effort to cook and/or bring food. We will continue to show our love to CRC. Special thanks to Mr. Douglas who made sure all the children received gift items, prepared gift items for trivia game and had the energy to take the basketball team to the South Carolina tournament. A special thanks to our daughter Jamila Douglas that has the compassion to reach out and show love to women with children. She kept insisting we serve a women's shelter!! It began Mother's Day and we are now on board. A special thanks to Angela Holder for the excitement you displayed with the Trivia questions and the music. A special thanks to our food servers: Beverly Gaither, Ramona Sims, Lisa McIntyre, Natasha Sparkman and Stacy Shannon; and our security and photo team Leonard Gaither and Leroy Sims. Also special thanks to Daphne Powell, Moneik Moore and James Moore that gave their labor of love with food preparation but could not make it. Our team did Calvary Refuge Center good and made them happy.
Photo is by  Caleb Nixon he took of us after our community service. I think he is our future photographer!!

Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas and The Douglas Brothers Foundation is Honored by National Football Foundation for Outstanding Contribution to Community
By Staff

Atlanta Falcons Neal Pope spoke notably about Harry Douglas community involvement with the Atlanta Falcons and his foundation which has served over 10,000 children in the past 4 years.  The Douglas Brothers Holiday Treat Festival serves over 1,800 children each year.  The Back-to-School Bash which the foundation has partnered with Chick-fil-A serves over 1,800 children each year.  In addition, the foundation serves over 1,500 meals each year throughout Atlanta Metro area.  Harry and Toney Douglas and their family are really true champions.  Thanks for all you do for the community.

Harry and Randy Cross from 92.9 Game
Hall of Famer share moments

Randall "Randy" Laureat Cross, is a football analyst and former NFL offensive lineman. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in July 2011.

Douglas Speaks to Youth at Perry Learning Center Honor Program

Sherita Nixon Receives Harry Douglas Award

On May 8, 2013 at Mundy’s Mill School the Perry Learning Center held its Honor Program.  Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas was a guest speaker.  He spoke about having a successful mind set and the root cause of poverty starts in the mind.  He awarded a student $500 for paying attention and reciting what he spoke to them. 

The Harry Douglas Award was awarded to Sherita Nixon of the Perry Learning Center of Clayton County Schools.  This award is given to top academic students that are focused on pursuing higher education. The Perry Learning Center honored Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas, the Family and Douglas Brothers Foundation for their contribution to the community and the Perry Learning Center.    The Harry Douglas Award began five years ago when Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas became a supporting partner.  Annually The Perry Learning Center selects a winner of this prestigious award and the winner receives $1,000 scholarship for college.  Dr. Betty Kennebrew who does an excellent job leading and motivating students to be successful was instrumental in the Harry Douglas Award.  She also volunteers her service at The Douglas Brothers Foundation main events.

The Douglas Family Foundation is honored for their Great Community Service by The Perry Learning Center.

The Douglas Family is honored to sponsor The Perry Learning Center for what it stands for: “In Pursuit of Excellence” and expectations of its students.  In addition, it is very important to honor the teachers for their efforts and sacrifices to teach our youth.  “We are very serious about our young people getting their education and continuing on to college or other schools of higher education, “stated Mr. Douglas.  Rewarding students and teachers for their accomplishments is a great motivator to inspire them to continue with great success in reaching their goals.

Atlanta Union Mission- Atlanta, GA
Feeding the Homeless
Date: May 26, 2013 Time: 5:00pm to 7:30pm
Hurt Park- Downtown Atlanta, GA
Feeding the Homeless
Date: Pending  this Fall Season

What is the Holiday Treat Festival? It is an annual event that The Douglas Brothers Foundation host to provide a holiday festive for needy families in our community. We provide toys to children ages 3 to 12, free haircuts for boys, selected vendors display, distribute material and provide medical services to the public. There is also entertainment for the youth and guest speakers.  Pre-registration is required.

Thousands Turnout for the Fourth Annual Holiday Treat Festival to be Blessed
By Harry Douglas, Sr.

Thousands of families came out to Jonesboro High School to receive Christmas gifts.  Pro Athlete Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas and Houston Rockets Toney Douglas, with their father, mother and sister who operates The Douglas Brothers Foundation provides several outreach programs to families. This year’s event drew about 4,000 people.  Services provided were: 12 barbers’ free haircuts, Piedmont Hospital Fayetteville and Piedmont Henry provided: cholesterol/glucose screenings, blood pressure checks and information, WellCare resources, Global Tech Academy, Veteran information and free food for about 1,500 participants.  In addition, there was fun entertainment by Sam Collier “No Losing”, JJ Evans “Be Who You Are”, Atlanta Falcons Bird Lady –“DEO WAB” and great singers “Immeasurable”.  They all put on a great performance for the children.  Atlanta Falcons Players appeared in big numbers along with Falcons Cheerleaders to support their teammate Harry Douglas.  Although Houston Rockets Toney Douglas could not make it, he gave his best wishes to the participants.  Mr. and Mrs. Douglas stated the event has out grown the school.  Each year it gets bigger and bigger.

Atlanta Falcons Matt Ryan and Roddy White have not missed an event since it began four years ago.  Julio Jones has appeared the two years he has been with the Falcons.  We thank all the Atlanta Falcons players that showed up: Matt Ryan, Roddy White, Julio Jones, Brent Grimes, Robert McClain, James Rodgers, Kevin Cone, Jonathan Massaquoi, Tim Toone, and Antoine Smith. 

Mr. and Mrs. Douglas want to thank all the volunteers and
sponsors for their support.  Without the volunteers, it would be impossible to complete our holiday events.  We especially give special thanks to Project Manager Angela Holder, Beverly Gaither, Sharon Ward, Ramona Sims, Shericka Reddick, Quajulan Wimberly, Betty Kennebrew, Leroy Sims, James Moore, John Walker, Marty Holder, Troy Portis Security, Clayton County Sheriff Department, Gordon Lynch Photography and Rod Smith Photography for their consistent commitment at our events.

This year’s event served 1,200 children and gave 160 bikes.  Unfortunately, there were 1,000 children on the waiting list to participate.  Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas and his fianc้, former Falcons Cheerleader Kierra Anderson stated they are looking to do more and add more to the event.  The Douglas Brothers Foundation provides the holiday event and other resources for youth growth and development.  Your monetary support is needed and appreciated to reach all to help prevent a waiting list for any event we host.  Our mission is “Touching and Changing Lives” and “Building Today’s Youth for Tomorrow” Our next events is the Essay Contest through March 1, 2013 and coming soon is the Career Seminar for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors.  Watch the web for Career Seminar information and registration.

The 2013 Holiday Treat Festival Event: The event registration will start in September 2013 and end October 31st.  Parents make sure you meet the deadline date to be eligible.  The Douglas Brothers Holiday Treat Festival has become one of the largest in the southeast.  In the last two years over 9,000 people have attended and over 3,000 children have been blessed.  We love serving our community!!

Volunteers and Falcons Players

Sam Collier and Children

Bird Lady and Dancers


Food Server

People present



Special thanks to our 2012 sponsors:

Other Sponsors:

Felicia Brown Principal of Jonesboro High and staff
Dan Meahlman- JHS Athletic Director
Mrs. Luvenia W. Jackson- Clayton County School Superintendent
Clayton County Sheriff Department
Security Troy Portis of Protective Services
Joe Wilburn- Check-fil-A Tara Blvd.
Gordon Lynch Photography
Rod Smith Photography
Angela Holder- DBF Project Manager
Beverly Gaither- DBF Assistant

Adidas for shoes and apparel
Amerigroup Real Solutions
Antrel Rolle
Arnaldo De Jesus
Atlanta Falcons & Players for support and paraphernalia
Atlanta Falcons Cheerleaders
Brandon Phillips Barber
Chick-fil-A Dwarf House on Tara Blvd- Jonesboro, Mt. Zion, Riverdale & Forest Park
Chris and Ali Margelli
David Horne State Farm Insurance
Douglas Brothers Harry and Toney Douglas
Emily Stewart
Fox 5 TV Sports
Get It Right Barber
H.O.P.E. and WDMMD, Inc. Investment Clubs
Jennie Williams
Jerry France
Jon Barry
Little Giant Foods
Lynch Photo
Master Edge Barber
Max Cleaners
Mrs. Harry & Stephanie Douglas
Oneta Bobbett
Piedmont Hospital-Henry and Fayetteville
Ron Green- CPA
Ruth Chris Steakhouse
Shauna Lane
Silver Star Barber Shop- Sweet Auburn Ave
South Atlanta Lexus
The Cattle Exchange
The Gwinnett Gladiators
Todd France and 5 Star Athletes Staff
Truitt Grill- Mt. Zion- Morrow, GA
Valanta Harris
Walter & Darius Thomas Barber
Wanda Yap
WellCare- Leslie Potts

Career Seminar- The seminar begins spring 2013.  For high school sophomores, juniors and seniors training is provided for the following: How to prepare for job interview; How to dress for success; How to complete a resume and other career subjects to assist the youth to have a successful job interview. Registration required at open registration period.

Perry Center honors students for hard work

The Perry Learning Center held Honor's Night at the Performing Arts Center on Monday, May 14 . Faculty and staff joined the honorees and their families as they received various awards, both academic and personal, for their hard work and service to the center. 

Students shared musical selections and poetry between various awards from school administration, the counseling office, and individual academic departments. Coach Alan "Duck" Richards provided the inspirational keynote to the ceremony as he encouraged students to further their success.

He gave the students four major keys to achieving their own dreams, which included education, positive associations, goal setting, and persistence. Coach Richards finished out his vibrant speech with a strong message to the students: "You may have done what they said you did, but you are not who they say you are."

One of the center's shining stars of the evening was senior Yamika Givens. She received special recognition and congratulations from the CTAE Department. During her time as a dual enrollment student, Givens has earned three technical college certificates from Atlanta Technical College. She will participate in its graduation Friday, May 18, at the Atlanta Civic Center.

The applause didn't stop there for Givens, as she continued to receive recognition for her hard work at the Perry Center. She was the proud recipient of the Harry Douglas Award, presented personally by Harry Douglas IV, wide-receiver for the Atlanta Falcons.

After an inspiration and celebratory evening, the honorees and their families departed the Performing Arts Center with arms full of awards and praise. In the words of student poet and award recipient, Tanisha Millens, the students of the Perry Learning Center certainly have something "worth celebrating." - Submitted by Pasquale J. Crea, Media Specialist.

Project Coat

Help keep a child warm and donate a coat.  The Douglas Brothers Foundation thanks the Gwinnett Gladiators for their coats donation.

If your child is in need of a coat, please call at 770-960-7770 or submit contact request for date of distribution.  First come, first serve while supplies last. The coat drive ends on February 24, 2012.

We thank our partners and volunteers for our Third Annual Holiday Treat Festival

We are greatful for our partners and volunteers that help make the 2011 Holiday Treat Festival a success for many families.  We appreciate the support and service you willingly provided:

Clayton County Superintendent Dr. Ed Heatley
Stephanie Johnson Principal- Jonesboro High School
Roddy White Keep The Faith Foundation
Clayton County Sheriff Department
Troy Portis Protective Services
Piedmont Hospital-Atlanta
Piedmont Hospital-Fayetteville
Southern Regional Medical Center
Amerigroup Corporation
Lynch Photo
Sam Collier- Singer/Song Writer/Activist
Atlanta Falcons Players and Cheerleaders
Atlanta Falcon Harry Douglas
New York knicks
New York Knicks Toney Douglas
National Basketball Association- NBA
The Gladiators
The Cattle Exchange
Chick-fil-A Dwarf House- Tara Blvd.
Truett's Grill- Morrow- Mt. Zion Blvd.
Hooters- Tara Blvd.
Bridges to Success
3 Dimensional Counseling Center
Business Technology Outreach
Image Fatherhood Consultants
Positive Press PR
Real Help! Network, Inc.
The Veterans Center
FootFiHR of Briarcliff Road
State Farm Insurance- David Horne
Ron Green- CPA
Get It Right Barber
Atlanta Finest Barber
Silver Star Barber Shop
Beautiful-U-Hair Salon
Brandon Phillips Barber
Walter & Darius Walden Barber
Harry & Stephanie Douglas
Chris Margelli
Joyce Deane
Ira Genburg- Troutman Sanders Attorney at Law
Wendell Hackney, MD
Shaundra Strozier
Thomas Hynes
Alicia Wascom
Veronica Williams
Carl & Wendy Labat
Many dedicated volunteers

Celebrity Bowling for Babies

The Celebrity Bowling for Babies event hosted by Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas  on November 14, 2011 was a great success at 300 Atlanta 2175 Savoy Drive, Atlanta, GA.  Harry's teammates came out with great support. Thank you Matt Ryan, Ray Edwards, Roddy White, Michael Turner, Thomas DeCoud, Brent Grimes, William Moore, Lucas Cox, Dunte Robinson, Julio Jones, Eric Weems, Stephen Nicholas, Tony Gonzalez and Chris Redman.  This was third year Harry has hosted this event. What a big success!! The Douglas Family would like to thank all our guests for coming out to support March of Dimes event.

Celebrity Bowling for Babies

The Celebrity Bowling for Babies event hosted by Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas  on November 14, 2011 was a great success at 300 Atlanta 2175 Savoy Drive, Atlanta, GA.  Harry's teammates came out with great support. Thank you Matt Ryan, Ray Edwards, Roddy White, Michael Turner, Thomas DeCoud, Brent Grimes, William Moore, Lucas Cox, Dunte Robinson, Julio Jones, Eric Weems, Stephen Nicholas, Tony Gonzalez and Chris Redman.  This was third year Harry has hosted this event. What a big success!! The Douglas Family would like to thank all our guests for coming out to support March of Dimes event.



Atlanta Falcons Loss on the Field did not Affect a Win with Teens!!

Atlanta Falcons Ray Edwards with teens

Atlanta Falcons Curtis Lofton with teens

Atlanta Falcons are winners when it comes to class, character and heart.  We would like to give big, big ups thanks  to Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas who had a monster game and his teammates.  Some of Harry Douglas's teammates took the time to inspire teens.  They were Ray Edwards, Roddy White, Eric Weems, Curtis Lofton, Stephen Nicholas, Matt Ryan, Justin Blalock, Julio Jones, Brent Grimes and Thomas DeCoud.  With their hard loss, they took to the time out after the game to entertain sixteen multi-talent youth by signing autographs, taking pictures and talking to them about good grades and doing the right thing in life.  Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas is the CEO of the Douglas Brothers Foundation, Incorporated.  Youth present are a part of the Douglas Brothers Youth Center.  Atlanta Falcons teammates planted good seeds into the youth today.  We are proud of the Atlanta Falcons team and deeply appreciate their effort to reach out to our youth.

Mr. Douglas, Mrs. Douglas and Staff

Awards Ceremony

Dr. Earl Suttle- Motivational Speaker

The Honor of Champions Awards was a great success with 100 volunteers in attendance.  Guest motivational speaker Dr. Earl Suttle brought the house down with his powerful, positive energy.  The foundation provided free food, give-away gifts and awards:  Volunteer of the Year Dan Maehlman, Special Recognition Volunteer of the Year  Stephanie Johnson, Principle of Jonesboro High School, Community Outreach Volunteers of the Year  Carl and Wendy Labat, Top Youth Volunteer Raven Charleston, Youth Program Coordinator Volunteer  William Souder; Youth Awards: Carey Wimberly, Deantre Mack, Jalen Lee, Brenton Gaither and Cedric Labat.  Great reviews and thanks were received from the volunteers who felt deeply appreciated. We want to thank our Sponsors and all Volunteers and Members for all their support.

We are accepting donations for our Third Annual Holiday Treat Festival held on December 21, 2011, at 3:30pm at Jonesboro High School.  Thank you for being a part of a great cause.

2011 Back to School Bash

Harry Douglas & others wallking to participate in BTS Bash

The Back to School Bash was a lot of fun!!  This was our second year joining the event hosted by Chick-fil-A and Clayton County School System. The event was held on August 6, 2011 at First Baptist Church of Jonesboro. There were many businesses from the community that made a positive impact giving to needy children.  Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas appeared to meet many people and sign autographs for children. He also passed out school supply packages to children and took pictures with him.  Harry stated he loves being involved with his foundation and Clayton County School System.  He has adopted several schools in Clayton county in which he sponsors Point South Elementary, The Perry Center, Jonesboro High and Lee Street Elementary.  The Douglas Brothers Foundation provided free haircuts for 80 children, distributed school supplies to 500 children, had drawings for Atlanta Falcons tickets and signed pictures/cards of Atlanta Falcons Harry Douglas and New York Knicks Toney Douglas.

The Douglas family has been very active in Clayton community for several years.  Parents Harry and Stephanie Douglas do a great job putting activities together for children.  Harry Douglas, Toney Douglas and the family want to thank our Volunteers, Donors, Office Max and Office Depot for their assistance to help make this event a success. 

Sponsors and volunteers are needed for our Holiday Festival Treat Event!! Thank you.

One of our goals is to support and provide resources for Clayton County youth and young adults for better education and career skills. The Douglas Brothers Foundation presented its first academic scholarship to two recipients at Jonesboro High School Honor



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