Rise Up in the Community

  • Community Programs

    Each year the Falcons create and run several programs in the community. Check out some of the main community projects and navigate deeper into the site for more information.

  • Community News

    Rise Up Atlanta - It's all about helping out, creating smiles, and changing the community.

  • Youth Football

    Each year the Falcons create and run several youth/prep football programs in the community.

  • Donation Policy

    The Atlanta Falcons accept requests for the donation of Falcons items for use in charitable fundraising activities. Learn more about our donation policy.

Featured Programs

  • Hometown Huddle

    Hometown Huddle is an event celebrated across every city hosting an NFL team and encourages all players to go out help around their community. The Atlanta Falcons are the only team to make all its roster players available to participate in this initiative. See all our coverage here.

  • Read with a Falcon

    Read alongside your favorite Falcons players and cheerleaders with this online reading program.

  • Community QB Award

    Volunteers (ages 13 and up) across the State of Georgia are honored for their dedication to bettering the community.

  • Heroes in the Classroom

    The Atlanta Falcons and Symetra Financial are partnering to recognize Heroes in the Classroom. Sixteen K-12 teachers across the state will be named a Symetra Hero in the Classroom. Winners will be selected based on their ability

Community Videos

Community Photos

  • Matt Ryan's Shop with a Pro - 2014

    Posted Dec 17, 2014

    Matt Ryan and his wife, Sarah, were joined by the Falcons Rookie Club,as they surprised a group of children from Action Ministries with a shopping spree

  • Falcons Serve Thanksgiving Meal in Community

    Posted Nov 26, 2014

    Giving back to the community for Thanksgiving, the Rookie Club, sponsored by UnitedHealthcare, and several veteran players prepared and served food at Crossroads Community Ministries in Atlanta.

  • Falcons Trade Places with Southwest Employees

    Posted Nov 19, 2014

    Atlanta Falcons players took a trip to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, where they were put to work by Southwest checking bags, directing planes and giving announcements to travelers

  • Falcons Visit Dobbins Air Reserve Base

    Posted Nov 19, 2014

    TE Bear Pascoe, RB Jacquizz Rodgers and DE Cliff Matthews honored members of the military for military appreciation month by visiting Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Marietta.