For Immediate Release: December 12, 2017         LEADERSHIP TRANSITION AT ATLANTA TASK FORCE FOR THE HOMELESS TO STRENGTHEN NEW DIRECTION: WARREN SMITH NAMED BOARD CHAIR   ATLANTA, GA – In its last meeting of 2017, the Board of Directors of the Atlanta Task Force for the Homeless (ATFH) accepted the retirement of its Board chair, Charles Steffen, Ph.D., and then named one of its members, Warren Smith, as the next Board chair, effective January 1, 2018. Steffen has served the ATFH and the Board for 8 years...


The Metro Atlanta Task Force For The Homeless To Benefit From Comedy Show Dec. 1

ATLANTA (Nov. 27, 2017) –  If laughter is the best medicine, then comedy patrons can expect a huge dose when top performers take to the stage Dec. 1 for a program to benefit the Metro Atlanta Task Force for the Homeless (Task Force), the first voice of advocacy for the homeless in Atlanta.  The program will be held at the Red Light Café, at 8:30 p.m., 553-1 Amsterdam Ave., N.E., Atlanta 30306. “We are most appreciative for this fundraising effort involving...


Task Force Prepares for Move from Peachtree-Pine, Next Chapter

By Maggie Lee With the closure of its Peachtree-Pine shelter, the Metro Atlanta Task Force for the Homeless is moving, probably to the west side, and it’s going to be about services for people who find themselves homeless, said its executive director. Carl Hartrampf said the next chapter for the organization is coming out of the services that they’ve provided at the shelter. Carl Hartrampf, executive director of the Metro Atlanta Task Force for the Homeless, said Wednesday at Cascade United Methodist Church...