Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Augusta Chronicle: Ministry event will honor its ‘action heroes’

On Monday, Labor Day, the nonprofit will hold its inaugural Action Dash, a 5K run/walk that benefits housing, education and hunger programs for low-income and homeless people in Augusta. Adults, children and their pets are invited to participate in superhero

Posted in Augusta, News Action Ministries to hold first-ever Action Dash in Gainesville

Action Ministries, one of Georgia’s leading nonprofits, has announced details of Action Dash, a family-friendly 5K Run/Walk and Fun Run to be held on Labor Day, September 3 in Gainesvlle. Proceeds from the event will help Action Ministries provide the

Posted in Gainesville, News

RN-T: Labor Day run to support Action Ministries Rome

A Labor Day run at State Mutual Stadium will help Action Ministries-Rome fulfill its mission of helping the hungry, homeless and those who needed educational aid. The nonprofit on Friday announced the details of Action Dash, a family-friendly 5K Run/Walk and Fun

Posted in News, Rome

WAGT: Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Program Exceeds Expectations

Every day in Georgia, more than 800,000 students receive a free or reduced-price lunch, but when the school year ends, so does the access to meals. The Smart Lunch, Smart Kid program was set up to combat the nutritional needs

Posted in News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

11 Alive: Action Ministries to Hold Races in 5 Cities on Labor Day

Olympic paddler Tim Hornsby will serve as grand marshal of the first-ever “Action Dash,” a Labor Day race held simultaneously in five metro Atlanta cities to support Action Ministries. The 5K family fun run & walk will take place in Atlanta,

Posted in Atlanta, News

Athens Patch: Action Ministries Names Mayor Denson an Action Hero

Action Ministries Wednesday named Mayor Nancy Denson as an honorary Action Hero in recognition of her “commitment to public service and the people of Athens.” Click here to read the full article.

Posted in Athens, News

Action Dash Mentioned on Praise 102.5

We are counting the days to Action Dash! Click here to hear all about it on Praise 102.5.    

Posted in Blog, News

WJBF: Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver is a Honorary Superhero for Action Dash 5K

Augusta’s very own Mayor Deke Copenhaver has been made an honorary Superhero for the Action Dash 5K. Mayor Copenhaver received a cape and a little plaque as he was recognized for his commitment to community service and the people of

Posted in Augusta, News

Flagpole: City Dope, Athens News and Views

A Public Service Announcement: Faster than a speeding late-night bus. More powerful than Gwen O’Looney. Able to leap tall Walmarts in a single bound. It’s Supermayor! Click here to read full article.

Posted in Athens, News

Calhoun Times: Tickets on Sale Now for Cow-A-Bunga Bingo

Homeless and at-risk families in Calhoun will benefit when the chips fall where they may and Molly the cow takes to the larger-than-life bingo field of Farmville United Methodist Church for Action Ministries Housing’s new Cow-A-Bunga Bingo. Players could win

Posted in Housing, News