Volunteer Meetings

Volunteer Meetings are open to the public and are  scheduled on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month

Location: 799 Roswell Street Marietta, Georgia (2 blocks west of the Big Chicken)

Time: 7 to 9 pm

Thursday May 24, 2018 – Benjamin Scafidi, Ph.D.


Georgia 2020: Educational Choice for All K-12 Georgia Students

Professor Benjamin Scafidi, is a professor of economics and director of the Education Economics Center at Kennesaw State University. He is also a Friedman fellow with EdChoice and the Georgia Public Policy Foundation. His research has focused on education and urban policy.

Previously, he served as chair of the state of Georgia’s Charter Schools Commission, the education policy advisor to Gov. Sonny Perdue, on the staff of both of Gov. Roy Barnes’ Education Reform Study Commissions, and as an expert witness for the state of Georgia in school funding litigation. He received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Virginia and his B.A. in economics from the University of Notre Dame.

Ben and Lori Scafidi and their four children reside in Kennesaw, Georgia.


Other events of Interest:

Certification Programs:

Session 1 – 6/4 @ 6:30 – The Power of Free & Open Societies

Session 2 – 6/11 @ 6:30 – Sharing Freedom by Storytelling

Session 3 – 6/18 @ 6:30 – Persuasive Messaging

Session 4 – 7/2 @ 6:30 – Communities vs Networks

Session 5 – 7/9 @ 6:30 – Human Action & The History of Grassroots

Session 6 – 7/16 @ 6:30 – Impacting Your Elected Officials

Seating is limited.  Register at AFP Foundation Marietta Office

3850 Canton Road, Suite 1114, Marietta, GA 30066

Contact: Alicia Adams  404 556-5542 | AADAMS@AFPHQ.ORG