Lunch & Learn – Conflict Resolution

Posted February 2nd, 2018 in news, recent by Irene Barton

The Collaborative thanks Dawn Statsny, President of Stellaris Group for leading our first Lunch & Learn of 2018. The topic was Conflict Resolution. Here’s Dawn’s powerpoint   and the two handouts: Issue Clearing Model and the Dysfunctions. We look forward to seeing you at our next Lunch & Learn on April 24.

Policy Council on Aging Kickoff Meeting – A Success!

Posted February 1st, 2018 in news, recent by Irene Barton

We had close to 30 stakeholders join us on Tuesday at the Mansour Center to identify those issues important to seniors in Cobb County. We are looking forward to our next meeting in March! Several valuable resources were shared, including the following Policy Briefings from Atlanta Regional Commission:

Senior Housing Shortage Challenge

Cobb County & Senior Housing Shortage

Transportation Issues Challenge

Transportation & Older Adults – Success Story

And information from AARP for job-seekers over 55

Be on the lookout for information about our next Council on Aging meeting!



New FASB Rules for Nonprofits

Posted January 24th, 2018 in news, recent by Irene Barton

The Collaborative thanks Brian Muia of Jones Kolb for an outstanding workshop on January 23 covering the new FASB accounting standards for nonprofits. Here is the powerpoint from Brian’s presentation. He encourages anyone with questions to contact him. A real benefit for Collaborative members!

2018 Sponsorship Opportunities

Posted January 3rd, 2018 in news, recent by Irene Barton

The Cobb Collaborative is seeking organizations to sponsor our events so we can continue to provide support, training, information and communications to our members. Please take some time to review the 2018 Sponsorship Package and consider the level of support you can provide. Together, we can continue to serve those who are serving in Cobb County.

Online sponsorships can be received here.


Georgia Power – CEEP

Posted December 19th, 2017 in news, recent, Uncategorized by Irene Barton

If you missed the presentation from Georgia Power at our December meeting, check out the PowerPoint on its Commercial Energy Efficiency Program. It could mean savings for you!

2018 Membership Campaign! Join Now!

Posted December 6th, 2017 in news, recent by kcarter

2018 Cobb Collaborative Membership Campaign is now open!

The membership year runs from January 1 – December 31.

Help us grow our membership and invite a friend to join! 

You can download your 2018 Membership Application and Invoice

Join or renew your 2018 Collaborative Membership by December 12, 2017 at noon (start of the General Membership Meeting) and be entered into a drawing for Cobb Collaborative swag!

Construction Ready – Free Construction Training for Cobb County Residents

Posted December 5th, 2017 in news, recent, Uncategorized by Collective at Cumberland


Construction Ready at the Build Cobb Partnership is offering a FREE, ‘background friendly’ and drug-free, four-week program for industry training and certification. Participants must reside in Cobb County and attend an information session in order to enroll in the program.  Upcoming information sessions will be held at The Collective at Cumberland (3110 Sports Avenue, Smyrna GA) at 9:00 AM on the following Thursdays:  November 9, November 17, December 7, and December 14.  Click here for the registration page.