Making a Difference in Our Community One Project at a Time
Aside from providing our clients with the best legal services possible, Swift Currie is also serving our community. As much as we are here to serve our clients, we are also aware of our duty to do our part in the community and outreach to those in need. Through the direction of our Community Relations Committee, Swift Currie is able to actively participate in community service projects and hopefully make a positive difference in the lives of others one project at a time.
Swift Currie Smacks Down Hunger with Food Drive Smack Down
July 8, 2014
This spring Swift Currie participated in another firm-wide food drive competition. We are thrilled to announce that we collectively donated 2,777 pounds of food to the Atlanta Community Food Bank. These donations will feed 2,314 people in our community.
Thank you to everyone that participated! Swift Currie is proud to be in the top percentage of donations received by the Atlanta Community Food Bank.
Swift Currie Second Annual Backpack Project
July 25, 2013
Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers saw another great turnout for our Backpack Community Relations Project this year! Thanks to everyone who participated in the second annual event, we were able to stuff 400 backpacks with school supplies which will be donated to the Atlanta Children's Shelter and A Friend's House.
Swift Currie Donates to Legal Food Frenzy 2013
May 30, 2013
Thanks to the combined efforts of the Swift Currie employees and clients, we were able to donate over 5,000 lbs of food to the 2013 Legal Food Frenzy, a friendly competition where Atlanta law firms god head to head to compete in raising food for the Georgia Food Bank.
Collectively, the legal community participating in this event raised over 19,000 lbs of food to donate to the Georgia Food bank. Thanks to everyone who participated in helping feed the hungry in Georgia!
Pipeline Presentation 2012
September 24, 2012
On June 1, 2012, Swift Currie, through its Diversity Committee, had the pleasure again of participating in the State Bar of Georgia Diversity Program’s annual High School Pipeline Program. The State Bar of Georgia Diversity Program, in partnership with the Leadership Institute for Women of Color Attorneys and Atlanta's John Marshall Law School, hosted the 2012 Pipeline Program, from May 29 through June 8, 2012. The program is limited to a select 18 rising sophomores, juniors and seniors, and presents a unique opportunity for diverse students to prepare for college and ultimately law school.
Servis Juris 2012
June 22, 2012
On Saturday, June 16, 2012, Swift Currie teamed up with Hands on Atlanta to benefit the organization Chris kids. Chris Kids, established in 1981, is an organization that serves abused and neglected youth in Metro Atlanta. It has group homes to serve children in foster care with mental health and therapeutic needs. Our team of volunteers worked throughout the day to paint the walls of the hallways in one of the facilities in Southeast Atlanta. We are proud to have taken part in helping this organization which helps its community so much.