Monthly Archives: October 2012

Augusta Family Moves Into Home with Help of Action Ministries

WRDW-TV in Augusta featured the King family, who graduated from the Action Ministries Transitional Housing Program into their own home after nine months of living in a hotel. To read the full news story, please click here.

Posted in Housing, News

Action Ministries Augusta Thanks Participants in La-Z-Boy Trade-in Event

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded grants in March to Action Ministries Housing, enabling the program to open eight new transitional housing sites in the Augusta area. With its La-Z-Boy Trade-In Event in October, La-Z-Boy and its customers helped furnish these homes. When people

Posted in Augusta

Action Ministries Sunday Takes Place Nov. 11

Churches throughout North Georgia will take part in Action Ministries Sunday on Nov. 11. This special offering helps Action Ministries to provide hunger, housing and education solutions to local communities, answering Christ’s call to feed the hungry, shelter the homeless, clothe the naked and love

Posted in Event

Action Ministries Athens Thanks Action Dash Superheroes

Action Ministries Athens extends a huge “thank you” to the thousands of everyday action heroes in Georgia who participated in our first-ever Action Dash. Family-friendly 5K run/walk events were held simultaneously in Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Gainesville and Rome on Labor Day 2012,

Posted in Athens

Furniture Collected for Action Ministries Augusta Through La-Z-Boy Trade-in Sale

WRDW in Augusta covered the Action Ministries and La-Z-Boy used furniture drive. To see the video, click here: Furniture Collected for Action Ministries

Posted in Augusta, News

Dine Out for “Our Daily Bread” Fundraiser Takes Place Nov. 8

Action Ministries Athens announces its annual fundraiser, Dine Out for “Our Daily Bread,” which will take place on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. Enjoy a meal at one of the participating restaurants listed below, and — for one day only —

Posted in Athens, News

Action Ministries to Offer Gifts at Benevolence Market

Tired of buying sweaters for uncles who will never wear them? Need something special for the sister who has everything? You are invited to shop at the annual Benevolence Market at First Baptist Church in downtown Athens on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, from noon to

Posted in Athens, News

Applications Accepted for Christmas Assistance

  Action Ministries Gainesville will accept applications on Oct. 16, 17 and 18, 2012, for its “White Christmas” toy giveaway for children up to 15 years of age. Times:  9 a.m. – 4 p.m. on the 16th & 17th 4

Posted in Gainesville

Fox 54 in Augusta Covers Maxwell House Ribbon Cutting

Augusta news station Fox 54 covered the Oct. 16 Action Ministries ribbon cutting welcoming the community to Maxwell House, a 216-unit housing development that assists adults with disabilities. To read the story, click here: Local charity expands efforts to serve people

Posted in News

Breakthru House Event Draws Audience for Lost in Woonsocket

An exclusive screening of “Lost in Woonsocket,” a critically-acclaimed film about the journey from addiction to recovery, took place on Oct. 11 as a special fundraiser for Action Ministries Breakthru House. The screening, reception and silent auction at the Atlanta Event Center at Opera

Posted in Breaththru House, Event, News