Home Depot says it will raise pay for workers in US and Canada
The home improvement chain said every hourly employee will get a raise starting this month. The move follows pay raises by other big retailers like Walmart and Target.
Theft ring targeting The Home Depot stores nationally, busted in Coweta County, deputies say
Investigators say five people are responsible for thefts at various Home Depot stores across the nation totaling more than $300,000 in merchandise.
Home Depot: Worksheet on privilege gone viral was not authorized
An anonymous Twitter account with the handle "Libs of TikTok" posted a photo of the worksheet entitled "Unpacking Privilege," declaring the nation's largest home improvement retailer had gone "woke."
Georgia lawmakers push for change to address organized retail crime
A group of state lawmakers wants to make it harder for thieves to resell stolen merchandise online.
Home Depot to hire over 100,000 employees in spring hiring blitz
Home Depot is planning to hire more than 100,000 employees ahead of the spring season.
Home Depot Foundation gives $1M to civil rights center
The Home Depot Foundation said it will give $1 million to the Atlanta-based National Center for Civil and Human Rights, which plans to use the donation to expand its museum and increase community education and training.
Georgia Black Republican Council supports state's new voter law, opposes boycott
The Georgia Black Republican Council is challenging Democrats' claims that the Election Integrity Act of 2021, signed into law by Gov. Brian Kemp, seeks to disenfranchise blacks and other communities of color.
Georgia faith leaders call for nationwide boycott of Home Depot over voting law
A coalition of faith leaders representing more than 1,000 churches across Georgia, gathered outside Home Depot in Decatur Tuesday, to formally launch a nationwide boycott of the home improvement giant.
Gov. Kemp pushes back against boycott of The Home Depot
Gov. Brian Kemp is pushing back against faith leaders who have called for a boycott of The Home Depot in response to Georgia's new voting laws.
Clergy members hold off on boycott following meeting with corporate executives
Black clergy members in Georgia met with several corporate executives Tuesday to discuss their concerns about the state's new election reform law. However, not every company invited to the discussion had a representative present, and faith leaders who oppose the law said everything is still on the table--including a boycott.
Boycott of Georgia companies next week in response to voting law
Some Georgians have already started boycotting companies headquartered in Georgia, ahead of the April 7th date.
Faith leaders announce boycott of Coke, Home Depot, Delta over Georgia voting bill
Organizers are upset that the companies didn't publicly speak out against the controversial legislation before it passed.
Home Depot hiring over 3,000 workers in metro Atlanta
The Home Depot says that it will be hiring thousands of part-time and full-time workers in metro Atlanta to get ready for spring.
Home Depot co-founders create mental health network for veterans
Bernie Marcus and Arthur Blank have each committed $20 million to create 20 mental health centers across the country.
Home Depot Foundation gives early Christmas gift to Atlanta veterans
The Home Depot Foundation surprised dozens of local Atlanta veterans with special early Christmas care kits.
Home Depot changes rope sales after nooses found in stores
Home Depot is changing the way it sells rope after nooses were found inside several stores.
Home Depot announces changes in stores, new employee benefits amid COVID-19
The Home Depot has announced several temporary changes to its stores in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
Atlanta students plant garden, learn about healthy eating
It was a day out in the dirt for a group of elementary school students in southwest Atlanta.