Monthly Archives: April 2012

Action Ministries Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Issues Call for Volunteers in Your Community

By Decatur-AvondaleEstatesPatch Beginning May 29, 2012, Smart Lunch,Smart Kid – with the help of local volunteers – will provide 400 healthy meals every weekday and educational enrichment opportunities to Atlanta children in need during the summer. Click here for the full

Posted in Atlanta, News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Community Garden at Action Ministries Food Pantry Growing

By Kevin Myrick Gena Agnew and a group of volunteers from First United Methodist Church and First Baptist Church were busy filling up new garden beds that were recently installed at the Action Ministries-Rome food pantry this weekend, hoping to

Posted in News, Rome

Volunteers Help Out at Action Ministries-Rome

By Rome News-Tribune Volunteer groups representing multiple churches around Rome and Floyd County will be tilling away again today beginning at about 9:30 a.m. to build community gardens that will help feed Romans in need. Click here for the full article.

Posted in News, Rome

Housing for Homeless Families Helps Transition

Action Ministries received a grant from HUD totaling $309,000 to turn homes for single families into transitional homes. Click here to watch the video.

Posted in Augusta, Housing, News

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Calls for Tucker Volunteers

By Rachel Ruckart Beginning May 29, 2012, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid – with the help of local volunteers – will provide 400 healthy meals every weekday and educational enrichment opportunities to Tucker children in need during the summer. Click here for

Posted in Atlanta, News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Housing for Homeless Families Helps Transition

By Corey Bachman Action Ministries received a grant from HUD totaling $309,000 to turn homes for single families into transitional homes. Click here to watch the video.

Posted in Augusta, News

Summer Lunch Program Readying To Launch

By The Georgia Bulletin Action Ministries, an independent, nonprofit, faith-based organization serving the hunger, housing and education needs of people in North Georgia, will launch a new statewide child nutrition initiative, “Smart Lunch, Smart Kid,” in May. Click here for the

Posted in Atlanta, News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Grant Will Provide Funds for New Transitional Housing for Homeless

By Kelly Jasper This summer, eight new transitional houses for homeless families will open in Augusta because of a grant that not only provides for housing, but also childcare, financial management, job training and other tools to help families live

Posted in Augusta, News

Gainesville Included in New Statewide Child Nutrition Initiative

By Ken Stanford Action Ministries is launching a statewide child nutrition initiative this summer called Smart Lunch, Smart Kid. It is aimed at providing 140,000 healthy meals and educational enrichment opportunities to children in need during the summer months in

Posted in Gainesville, News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Child Nutrition Program

By Solomon Smothers Every day in Georgia, more than 800,000 school kids receive a free or reduced price lunch at school. But when the school year ends, so does their access to this important meal. Many children at risk of

Posted in Athens, News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid