Monthly Archives: December 2013

Falcons, Publix Team up with Action Ministries to Feed the Hungry

ATLANTA — The hard work of volunteers will pay off this weekend as more than 7,000 boxes of food are distributed to families in need across North Georgia. Publix employees spent Tuesday filling the boxes, followed by the Atlanta Falcons

Posted in News

Maxwell House Resident Pens a Heartwarming Holiday Poem

Action Ministries has been overjoyed by the outpouring of generosity and support that all of our programs have received this holiday season, especially our program at Maxwell House. Located in Augusta, Maxwell House is a permanent supportive community for chronically

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Posted in Blog, Housing

I AM an Educator

Ginger Cashin serves cake to the children at the My Sister’s House Shelter, Atlanta, as they celebrate two birthdays. Cashin, a parishioner at the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Atlanta, coordinates the Children’s Programs for Action Ministries Atlanta, a 50-year-old

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Helping with Homework is ‘Doing Justice’

Photo By Michael Alexander. Ginger Cashin serves cake to the children at the My Sister’s House Shelter, Atlanta, as they celebrate two birthdays. Cashin, a parishioner at the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Atlanta, coordinates the Children’s Programs for Action Ministries

Posted in Atlanta, News

Local Families Helped by Bank of North Georgia Program With Feed the Hungry

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (December 13, 2013) – Hundreds of local families will have access to needed meals thanks to a recent program between Bank of North Georgia, a division of Synovus Bank, and Action Ministries Feed the Hungry. From October through

Posted in Press Releases

Our Daily Bread Feeds Christmas Lunch to Those in Need

Wanda Glenn chatted with friends and family as they sat around the dinner table to eat Christmas lunch on Tuesday, but they weren’t in Glenn’s home. The table they occupied was one of many set up at First Baptist Church

Posted in Athens, News

SLSK Winter Break Lunches: Hunger Doesn’t Take a Holiday for Georgia’s Kids

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 more, SLSK will serve lunches during Winter

Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Event, Feed the Hungry, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Action Ministries at Cobb Galleria Festival of Trees Through Jan. 1

Action Ministries is participating in the fourth annual Cobb Galleria Festival of Trees at Embassy Suites, and the nonprofit’s tree was awarded the Gas South People’s Choice Award. Thank you! Last year, the Festival of Trees raised nearly $30,000 for

Posted in Atlanta, Event