Monthly Archives: December 2014

Little Girl Works to Ensure Kids Have Complete Holiday Meals

It’s December, which means it’s time for Action Ministries Gainesville’s White Christmas program! Thanks to our generous donors, 175 children will have a Merry Christmas with gifts under the tree. In addition to gifts for the children, all 70 families

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White Christmas Comes to Gainesville for 175 Kids

Action Ministries Gainesville’s White Christmas event, which took place on Dec. 17, made Christmas brighter for 175 children in Hall County. Thanks to many generous donations from the community, each child received Christmas gifts and their families received Feed the

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Ryan Brings Holiday Wishes to Life

With the holiday season in full swing, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan and his wife, Sarah, were joined by the Falcons Rookie Club, sponsored by UnitedHealthcare of Georgia, as they surprised a group of children from Action Ministries with a $150 shopping spree

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The World as It Should Be

Prepare the way of the Lord, prepare the way of the Lord, and all people shall see the salvation of our God. This song from the Taize community opens our worship each Sunday of Advent at Grace UMC in Atlanta.

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Falcons Take Local Youth on Shopping Spree

BUFORD — It’s simply known as the “Boulevard.” For 30 Atlanta youth, it’s a place they know all too well. It’s a place where Christmas trees aren’t surrounded by presents and families struggle day-to-day, reported the Gwinnett Daily Post today. For

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Bank of North Georgia Raises $45,200 to Feed Families in Community

Just in time for the holidays, Bank of North Georgia, a division of Synovus Bank, concluded its annual Feed the Hungry food box campaign raising more than $45,200 in donations – enough to provide more than 270,000 meals to families

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Bank of North Georgia Collects $45,200 in Donations for Feed the Hungry

ATLANTA (December 16, 2014) – Just in time for the holidays, Bank of North Georgia, a division of Synovus Bank, concluded its annual Feed the Hungry food box campaign raising more than $45,200 in donations – enough to provide more than

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Aaron’s to Deliver 250 Turkeys to Atlanta Nonprofit to Feed Hungry Georgians

ATLANTA (December 15, 2014) – A warm meal can make a significant change in the lives of many of Georgia’s low-income and homeless men, women and children, and Aaron’s, Inc. (NYSE: AAN) is coming to the rescue. Action Ministries, a

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Publix/Atlanta Falcons Volunteaming Event to Help Feed the Hungry

ATLANTA (December 15, 2014) – People in need will soon have access to even more healthy meals thanks to volunteers from Publix Super Markets and the Atlanta Falcons organizations who will gather to assemble nearly 4,000 food boxes for Action Ministries,

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Do One Thing: Serve a Hot Meal to the Hungry

The holiday season is that time of year where food plays a dominant role in our gatherings. Most of us are fortunate enough to provide the food our family needs and then some. But what about those less fortunate and may go

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