Regions Bank pledges $500,000 to UGA for service-learning, small business aid
Regions Bank has pledged $500,000 to UGA to support the Institute for Leadership Advancement and Small Business Development Center.
Since BlackRock built its newest Innovation Hub in Atlanta, the company has struck up a relationship with UGA, resulting in the creation of a Georgia Commitment Scholarship and the opening of a recruiting pipeline.
Cottle & Gunn in St. Marys, Georgia, closed its doors in April when the state’s shelter-in-place directives took effect. But the COVID-19 pandemic didn’t stop owner Deborah Cottle from doubling — then tripling — her sales from the previous spring, thanks to a creative outlook, a new online store, and some help from the University of Georgia’s Small Business Development Center.