Yearly Archives: 2015

Over $8,000 Raised During Dine Out Newton County Fundraiser

Newton County residents were generous Nov. 5, spent over $78,000 on breakfast, lunch or dinner while making sure children in need get fed, reported the Covington News today. With all but two restaurants’ donations received, Dine Out Newton County brought

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Free Money Management Classes Set in Covington, Beginning Jan. 11

How can I budget my money? How do I manage credit cards? Should I get a savings account? How do I get a loan? How do I prepare to buy a house? Learn the answers to these questions and get

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Morgan Fund Nears End of Donation Drive

There’s only a month left to give toward this year’s Morgan Fund, a local nonprofit that aids other nonprofits in Morgan County, reported the Morgan County Citizen on Dec. 5. The Morgan Fund was established in 2003 to help facilitate

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Children’s Program Visits Georgia Tech with One Voice Atlanta

Students from the Action Ministries in Atlanta Children’s Program toured the Georgia Institute of Technology campus on Nov. 14, hosted by One Voice Atlanta, a campus sex trafficking and domestic violence awareness and prevention organization. Georgia Tech students from One Voice

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ProviDyn Expands Service Relationship with Action Ministries

ATLANTA – November 30, 2015 – ProviDyn, a provider of IT support, strategy and services for small and medium-sized businesses and nonprofits, today announced that non-profit firm Action Ministries, Inc. has further expanded its relationship with ProviDyn, asking the firm

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Bank of North Georgia Brings in Over $62,000 in Donations to Feed the Hungry

ATLANTA (November 23, 2015) – 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 $62,415 in donations – enough to provide nearly 250,000 meals

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Thanksgiving: Just the Name Speaks Volumes

Thanksgiving – just the name of the holiday speaks volumes! THANKS, a reminder to all to be thankful for ALL that has been given to us, and GIVING – of ourselves, to others, whether through a handshake, a smile, serving a meal,

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Calling All NGUMC Life-Changers: Action Ministries Sunday is Dec. 6

 Life-Changers in Georgia! Action Ministries Sunday is coming! We at Action Ministries are excited about this special annual opportunity to tell our story and engage the North Georgia United Methodist Conference with their neighbors in need. Did you know that

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Board Day of Service Yields 32K Meals for Georgia Families in Need

On Saturday, Nov. 14, the Action Ministries Board of Directors, their families and AMI staff gathered at the Feed the Hungry warehouse for a Board Day of Service. The team of 33 volunteers packed 640 food boxes, which translates to 32,000 meals for

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I AM Turning the Page

Pamela Burrell was a divorced mother of two with a culinary arts degree from Howard University when she became unexpectedly homeless. Determined to provide for her children, she joined the U.S. Army and was deployed to the Middle East. While serving

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