Metro Atlanta YMCA

New Social Media Tool Offers Teens a Chance to Fuel Their Social Passion
April 20, 2009

Atlanta, GA, April 18, 2009 — Several teenagers from the Metro Atlanta YMCA today became the first youth to be awarded micro grants through an innovative youth initiative called GivingPoint. One teen from Canton, GA, Lauren Steves, 15, a freshman at Cherokee High School, was the first teenager to reach 500 points on the GivingPoint system for her volunteer and philanthropic efforts.