Monthly Archives: October 2015

A Kids’ Town Hall Forum Upcoming at Henry County Middle School

A Kids’ Town Hall Forum gives area youth the opportunity to learn how local government operates and to get involved in the community. Special photo. Local students will soon get a chance to make their voices heard on issues affecting

Posted in News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Media Advisory: Action Ministries and Camaro Auto Club to Partner for Memorable Halloween Trunk-or-Treat for Atlanta’s Children

ATLANTA, Ga. – October 27, 2015 – Media are invited to attend a special Trunk-or-Treat event on Oct. 31 at Action Ministries in Atlanta. Action Ministries is partnering with Chandler Johnson, an employee of Georgia’s Own Credit Union, longtime volunteer

Posted in Atlanta, Press Releases

Action Ministries and Camaro Auto Club to Partner for Memorable Halloween Trunk-or-Treat for Atlanta’s Children

Action Ministries in Atlanta and the Camaro Allstarz ATL auto club are partnering to host a special Trunk-or-Treat event for children in the Old Fourth Ward on Oct. 31 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at Grace United Methodist Church. Action Ministries

Posted in Atlanta, Event

Dine Out Events Across North Georgia Set for Nov. 5

A Dine Out fundraiser, a highly anticipated day of good food for a good cause in its birthplace of Athens, Ga., is coming to four cities in north Georgia in 2015! Participating restaurants will donate 10 percent of their proceeds from Nov. 5 to Life-Changing

Posted in Athens, Covington, Event, Gainesville, Rome

Breakfast Hosts and Kauffman Award Winners Serve Their Communities in Life-Changing Ways

Life-Changers Breakfast 2015                       Life-Changing leadership, service, racism, compassion, equality and football were some of the many topics discussed at the first Action Ministries We Are Life-Changers breakfast on Friday, Oct. 16. Sports giants

Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Covington, Feed the Hungry, Gainesville, Housing, News, Rome, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Eat Out and Feed the Hungry

Breakfast, lunch or dinner — it doesn’t matter which. Dine out at one of the 17 participating restaurants, or eat at the Church of the Good Shepherd’s spaghetti dinner on Thursday, Nov. 5, and Newton County’s hungry will benefit, reported

Posted in Covington, News

Make a Difference Day: Action Ministries Feed the Hungry

ATLANTA — Volunteers are key to the Action Ministries Feed the Hungry program, which provides food boxes to struggling families throughout the year. “Each box has enough food to supplement a family of four for five days,” said Mark Hellman,

Posted in Feed the Hungry, News

Sports Great Bill Curry Working Off The Gridiron For Kids

When it comes to inspiring quotes, perhaps there’s no better place to find one than from an iconic NFL football coach like Vince Lombardi. “The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary,” Lombardi once said. Legendary Georgia

Posted in News

Media Advisory: Henry County Kid’s Town Hall Forum and Panel Discussion Set for Oct. 31

MCDONOUGH, Ga. – October 13, 2015 – Media are invited to attend A Kid’s Town Hall, hosted by Action Ministries’ Smart Lunch, Smart Kid program in partnership with Henry County Middle School and the McDonough Youth Advisory Council. The purpose

Posted in Event, Press Releases, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Dine Out, Do Good Newton! on Nov. 5 to Raise Funds for Hungry Families

Be a Life-Changer for Newton County families — one meal at a time! At Dine Out, Do Good Newton, we invite you to enjoy a delicious meal at any of the participating restaurants listed below on Thursday, Nov. 5 — and for one

Posted in Covington, Event