Events

The Georgia First Amendment Foundation hosts or participates in three key annual events:

  • Weltner Award Banquet
    The annual Weltner Freedom of Information Banquet honors a person or group whose work has significantly improved or protected freedom of information in Georgia. The event is the foundation’s largest fundraiser.
  • Legislative Breakfast
    Held soon after the General Assembly convenes, this annual public event dives into government transparency issues emerging in the session.
  • Georgia Bar Media & Judiciary Conference
    This annual one-day session for judges, journalists, lawyers and the public explores trends in First Amendment law and their impact on the people and press.