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WAKEAtlanta is a volunteer-led group dedicated to engaging alumni, parents and friends in the area. We plan a variety of programs throughout the year for all ages to participate in social, athletic, networking, and service opportunities. We hope you will join us at our next event. Go Deacs!


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Upcoming Events

No events currently planned. Contact your local Community Officers or alumni@wfu.edu with event ideas!

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Past Events

Aug 17

WAKEAtlanta Volunteers Gathering

We need YOU to help us reimagine the WAKEAtlanta Community! If you are interested in expanding your alumni network and giving back to Mother, So... Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Apr 9

Pro Humanitate Days 2022

Volunteers provide low to moderate level repairs limited to painting, siding repair, handrail installation, and drywall replacement. All volunteer groups are led by highly qualified, licensed, and insured contractors. Saturday, April 09, 2022

Mar 16

Atlanta Young Alumni Happy Hour

Join fellow alums, Talis Trevino (JD '16) and Ashley Escoe (JD/MDIV '16), for a young alumni happy hour at Lingering Shade Social Club in Atlanta on March 16 at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Dec 31

Atlanta -Gator Bowl Game Watch

CANCELLED - Due to the number of rising Covid cases, we feel it best to cancel the Game Watch. We hope to see you at... Friday, December 31, 2021

Nov 20

Atlanta -WFU vs. Clemson Game Watch

Our #13 Wake Forest Football team is 9-1 and headed to Clemson this weekend with an opportnity to win the ACC Atlantic Division outright! The... Saturday, November 20, 2021

Aug 4

New Student Reception - Prince

Congratulations and Welcome, Wake Forest Class of 2024!   You are cordially invited to a virtual reception for incoming Wake Forest students and parents from... Tuesday, August 04, 2020

Mar 9

Wake NOW (Network of Women) Volunteer Interest Meeting

Please join us if you are interested in getting more involved with Wake NOW Atlanta. We'll spend the evening discussing how we want to shape... Monday, March 09, 2020

Mar 2

Wake Will Lead a Call to Conversation - Rice

A Call to Conversation is a national movement with one goal – to spark more meaningful conversation. The immediate impact of a Call... Monday, March 02, 2020

Feb 9

Wake Forest Women's Basketball vs. Georgia Tech

Join fellow Atlanta Deacons as Wake Forest Women's Basketball takes on Georgia Tech! Wake Women’s Basketball beat the Yellow Jackets in Winston-Salem in January... Sunday, February 09, 2020

Dec 27

New Era Pinstripe Bowl Watch Party

Come cheer on the Deacs as they compete for their fourth consecutive bowl victory! If you're not traveling to New York, Wake Forest fans in... Friday, December 27, 2019

Community Leadership


Addy Parker ('13)  Executive Committee

Executive Committee

Edythe King ('07) 

DeAnna Lewis ('98) 

Greg Magill ('13) 

Grace McLarty ('16) 

Addy Parker ('13)  President

Staff Coordinator

Evan McMillan ('07) 

Suzanne Shay   Community Advocate

If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact alumni@wfu.edu.