Lillie's Foundation Programs

|Lillie's CARES
Lillie's CARES Program

The Lillie’s CARES Program supports our outreach initiative to give back to our senior citizens within the community through various service projects.


Lillie’s CARES has adopted Abernathy Towers in the Historic West End community of Atlanta, Georgia. Our quarterly events provide food, health resources and wellness activities.


  • Our partners, the Aikens Foundation and Clover Health help us to make this program possible. The annual cost of this program is $2,000.00.
  • Please contact Jason Burke Allen, Lillie’s CARES Program Director at to become a partner of this initiative.

Educate GRANDS Program

The Lillie’s EDUCATE GRANDS Program provides family engagement support through academic, social and emotional support services for grandparents raising school aged children.


The EDUCATE GRANDS Program provides family academic, advocacy and enrichment based workshops for grandparents and their grandchildren facilitated by grandparents and educators.


  • This program support includes our grandparents network, Box Tops for GRANDS
  • Please contact Mrs. Cassandra Allen and Mrs. Gerri Patton, Our EDUCATE GRANDS Program Coordinators at to become a partner of this initiative.

Lillie’s Our GRANDS Network

Subscribe to the Lillie’s Foundation “On the Porch” blog to get information on resources for grandparents and our EDUCATE GRANDS workshops.


Our network consists of grandparents and seniors raising school aged children who are seeking to get resources on housing affordability, guardianship, health care insurance, health care and wellness support, life planning, etc.


|Lillie’s PETALS
Lillie's PETALS Program

The Lillie’s PETALS Program supports our scholarship initiative to give back to our youth being raised by the grandparents within our foundation.


Art in Motion (AIM) 

The Dr. Paulette Fleming “Art in Motion” (AIM) allows our students being raised by grandparents to share their gifts and talents through workforce development and STEAM based activities that include our Back 2 School Block Party and the Made to Matter Fine Arts Display.


Lillie’s Petals Mentoring 

The Lillie’s Petals program is also home to our Lillie’s internship program with college students, Lillie’s Pearls mentoring initiative for young ladies being raised by grandparents and seniors, our workforce development initiative and AIM lunch and learns.


Please contact Dr. Raymont Burke Allen, Lillie’s PETALS – STEM Director at to become a partner of this initiative.