2012 – 2015

  • AAP introduces the first year of AAP Champions – a cohort of well-respected C-Suite leaders who guide AAP’s efforts and champion the cause in and outside their companies.
  • Volunteers host a Back-to-School event at the Good Samaritan Clinic that zeroes in on healthy eating habits and diabetes awareness.
  • Annual AIDS walk continues.
  • AAP begins annual AAP luncheons during Black History Month; the first one was “Celebrating the Heroes Among Us”, a fireside chat with a trailblazing Montford Point Marine and Civil Rights activist.
  • AAP hosts “AAP Sunday Brunch: Empowering the Next Generation.”
  • AAP collaborates with YPL to host “United Way Night with the Hawks,” which included a panel discussion with industry leaders about careers in sports and entertainment, plus discounted tickets to the Hawks vs. Heat game.
  • AAP team participates in HBCU 5K Run/Walk.
  • AAP begins collaborating with various corporate employee resource groups and professional associations, including UPS and National Black MBA Association of Atlanta.