Monthly Archives: November 2013

Action Ministries Augusta Included in Faith Magazine’s List of Nonprofits

In today’s world of increasingly rising consumer costs and reduced or stagnant incomes, many not-for-profit organizations have had to vie for private donation dollars from financially strapped families, reported Faith Magazine. At the same time, the number of families and individuals needing

Posted in Augusta, News

Shop at Publix Through Nov. 27 and Help Us Feed the Hungry

Publix shoppers who donate to the supermarket’s Food for Sharing campaign now through Nov. 27 will be feeding their Georgia neighbors in need during the holidays and through 2014. Action Ministries’ Feed the Hungry program distributes the donated food to those

Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Event, Feed the Hungry, Gainesville, Rome

Get Involved During Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week

This week, Nov. 16 through Nov. 24, is Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week, a time to learn more about homelessness in your community and what you can do to end it. Homelessness is a nationwide issue, but the situation in

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Posted in Blog, Housing

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Accepting AmeriCorps VISTA Applications

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid is currently accepting applications, due Dec. 12, to join our team by becoming an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) and making a one-year, paid volunteer commitment. Applications are being accepted now and MUST be

Posted in Gainesville, News, Rome, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Thank You, Georgia! Your Donations will be Life-Changers!

Action Ministries wishes to thank its incredible supporters for donating yesterday to the cause of hunger relief, housing and education for our North Georgia neighbors struggling with poverty. On Georgia Gives Day, Action Ministries received $5,350 in contributions, and it won

Posted in News

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid to Serve Thanksgiving Break Lunches

Hunger doesn’t take a holiday! For the past two summers, Action Ministries has provided children who receive free or reduced-price lunches at school with access to healthy lunches through its Smart Lunch, Smart Kid (SLSK) program. To help families even

Posted in Atlanta, News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid to Serve Winter Break Lunches in Athens

Hunger doesn’t take a holiday! During this year’s winter break from Athens schools, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid will provide nutritious sack lunches to children who receive free and reduced-price lunches during the school year. The program’s goal is to serve 200 lunches daily

Posted in Athens, News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Action Ministries Athens Collecting Supplies for Holiday Hygiene Kits Now

Action Ministries Athens is now collecting supplies for hygiene kits to be distributed at Our Daily Bread’s annual holiday meal on Tuesday, Dec. 17. We would love to partner with our supporters to collect donations so that we can offer these kits to our guests!

Posted in Athens

A Thank You to Action Ministries’ Veteran Clients

“Sitting in front of my fireplace, basking in its warm glow, gives me time to reflect upon the sacrifices that it has taken for me to enjoy the security of a good home in a safe environment. I can hear

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Posted in Blog, Housing

Percentage Day at Athens Restaurants to be Held for Our Daily Bread

Athens area residents can help raise money for Our Daily Bread if they eat at some area restaurants on Thursday, reported the Athens Banner-Herald today. A program of Action Ministries, Our Daily Bread is a community kitchen that serves breakfast

Posted in Athens, News