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Apr 08, 2014, 13:13 ET
Atlanta Falcons players and cheerleaders, along with the Novelis Can Man visited Hilsman Middle School in Athens, GA which was named this year's Rise Up and Recycle Grand Prize Winner.  (PRNewsFoto/Atlanta Falcons)

Sixth-Grade Teacher Wins Grand Prize In Atlanta Falcons Green Team Recycling Program

 There are many unsung heroes throughout Georgia schools who inspire greatness in children. The Atlanta Falcons partnered with Novelis, the...

Mar 11, 2014, 17:51 ET

Falcons Partner With Sparta Sports Science

The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have partnered with Sparta Software, Corp. to develop a cutting-edge athletic performance...

Feb 28, 2014, 13:50 ET

Atlanta Falcons Hire Jared Miller As Chief Technology Officer

The Atlanta Falcons today announced the appointment of Jared Miller to the newly-created position of Chief Technology Officer for AMB Sports &...

Dec 10, 2013, 12:55 ET

Atlanta Falcons Physical Therapy Centers Partners with U. S. Physical Therapy

 Atlanta Falcons Physical Therapy Centers today announced that U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc., a national operator of outpatient physical therapy...

Mar 18, 2013, 19:26 ET

Atlanta Falcons Respond to Atlanta City Council Vote Today

Following an affirmative vote today by the Atlanta City Council extending the city's Hotel-Motel Tax and approving agreements related to a new...

Mar 15, 2013, 15:51 ET

Atlanta Falcons Commend Georgia World Congress Center Authority Board of Governors Approval to Execute New Stadium Agreement

Earlier today, the Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) Board of Governors authorized the GWCCA to execute a binding memorandum of...

Feb 28, 2013, 09:00 ET

Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation, Blank Family Foundation Host Georgia Premiere of Documentary Film on Hunger in America

Atlanta Community Food Bank's Bill Bolling to Lead Discussion In partnership with the Atlanta Community Food Bank, Quality Care for...

Nov 22, 2010, 16:41 ET

Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation Awards $144,000 in Grants to Combat Childhood Obesity in Georgia

The Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation has awarded $144,441 to organizations working to reduce childhood obesity among Georgia's schoolchildren. The...

Sep 30, 2010, 14:51 ET

Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation Awards $163,500 in Grants to Combat Childhood Obesity in Georgia

The Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation (AFYF) has awarded six grants totaling $163,500 to nonprofit organizations working to reduce childhood obesity...

Mar 16, 2010, 14:00 ET

Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation Announces $214,500 in Grants to Improve Youth Fitness

Partners to Launch New Equipment Donation Program The Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation (AFYF) recently awarded 11 nonprofit organizations a total...

Jul 05, 2006, 01:00 ET

Falcons Readying 'Midtown Touchdown' Festival in Piedmont Park to Kick Off 2006 Season in a Big Way

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga., July 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Meadow at Atlanta's Piedmont Park will look more like Falcons headquarters in Flowery Branch on...

Apr 30, 2004, 01:00 ET

Atlanta Falcons Appoint Judge Glenda Hatchett to Board of Directors

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlanta Falcons owner and CEO Arthur M. Blank today announced that Judge Glenda A. Hatchett has...

Jul 29, 2003, 01:00 ET

Atlanta Falcons And Georgia World Congress Center Authority Reach New Sales Agency Agreement

ATLANTA, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Atlanta Falcons and the Georgia World Congress Center Authority announced today that the Authority board of...

Jul 23, 2003, 01:00 ET

Atlanta Falcons Announce Appointment of Wayne Luke as EVP - People and Organizational Development

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Atlanta Falcons today announced the appointment of Wayne Luke as executive vice president -...

Jun 20, 2002, 01:00 ET

Atlanta Falcons Announce Further Developments Of Three-Point Program Geared Toward Fans

ATLANTA, June 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Atlanta Falcons today announced the details of the second phase of a three-point program designed to attract...