PWB Joy of Hope Foundation was started late January 2020 as a way to honor the memory of Parker Wade Burch (PWB). At that time, we partnered with 8 very special organizations that allow us to spread Joy and Hope within our community as we keep Parker’s light shining bright. This past year we added King’s Ridge Christian High School, South Forsyth High School Softball Teams, South Forsyth High School Boys and Girls Lacrosse Teams, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Dawson County High School Fishing Team, Atlanta Allstars (ATA) Competition Cheerleading Teams, and Polo Golf and Country Club HOA as community partners who helped assist the foundation in several community initiatives.
PWB Joy of Hope Foundation partnered with the Aflac Pediatric Cancer Center Clothing Closet at CHOA Scottish Rite. PWB was committed to restocking their closet with a wide range of boy and girl pants and underwear in sizes that range from toddler to teenage sized items. We were able to donate
Shannon was honored and grateful to be chosen as the Upsider Spotlight in the weekly Pick Me Up with Callie and Jeff for their podcast newsletter.
PWB Joy of Hope Foundation teamed up with The Place of Forsyth to deliver a delicious Easter dinner to
PWB Joy of Hope Foundation teamed up with T3packaging to donate
PWB Joy of Hope Foundation was nominated as a contender in the Best of Forsyth 2023 Non-Profit Organization category.
South Forsyth High School Softball Teams held a food drive for PWB Joy of Hope Foundation in support of Meals by Grace Food Pantry.
PWB Joy of Hope Foundation partnered with Kings Ridge Christian High School to assist with packing thanksgiving food boxes for The Place of Forsyth. Patrick was able to speak to the high school students during chapel about our mission and vision for the Foundation as well as encourage them to live a life of paying it forward and giving back to others.
PWB Joy of Hope Foundation was nominated as a nominee in the Best of Georgia 2022 in the category of Community and Business Organizations: Foundations for the Georgia Business Journal! We WON
PWB Joy of Hope Foundation was honored and humbled to partner with Polo Golf and Country Club 1st Annual Witches Ride. The monetary donations that were collected on our behalf went directly towards impacting the girls at Jesse’s House. The house was gifted a memorable Escape Room experience and dinner afterwards.
With the outpouring love and support from our community, PWB Joy of Hope Foundation was able to donate
PWB Joy of Hope Foundation partnered with the Atlanta Allstars (ATA) Competition Cheerleading Teams for a Thanksgiving food drive for Meals by Grace Food Pantry.
A handful of local athletes showed their support for PWB on the field by wearing a PWB logo either on their helmet, cleats, or bat. PWB was also a sponsor of a local fishing team who adorned our logo on their competition shirts. PWB logo also made it onto the helmet of an Arkansas Razorback football helmet!
PWB Joy of Hope created a Christmas Angel Gift Card Tree in honor of the girls at Jesse’s House. With the generous outpouring of love and support, we were able to gift all 10 residents a gift card tree valued at $
2022 was a year of love, a year of grace, a year of fulfillment, a year of joy, and a year of hope. Over the past 3 years, we are so very honored and blessed to announce that PWB Joy of Hope Foundation has raised over $