Monthly Archives: March 2016

Creature Comforts Brewing in Athens to Host Fundraiser for Action Ministries on Wednesdays in April

Action Ministries in Athens is partnering with Creature Comforts and Your Pie on the Get Comfortable campaign. Every Wednesday in April, Creature Comforts is donating 100 percent of the profits from its Wednesday brewery tours to the Get Comfortable campaign and Action Ministries in Athens.

Posted in Athens, Event

Action Ministries to Host Veterans Project for National Service Recognition Day, April 5

Action Ministries is partnering with AmeriCorps to host a service project to benefit veterans on Mayor and County Recognition Day for National Service on April 5. As the nation’s mayors and county officials increasingly turn to national service as a cost-effective strategy

Posted in Event

No-cost Income Tax Prep Available in Athens through April 6

At Action Ministries in Athens, we offer no-cost tax preparation through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Individuals who made less than $54,000 during the 2015 tax year qualify for the program. Our tax preparers are local volunteers who

Posted in Athens, Event

Newton Fund Gives Out $15,000 in Grants

Three Newton County non-profit organizations were presented grants of $5,000 each by the Newton Fund at the Georgia Wildlife Federation building on Hazelbrand Road during Wednesday’s Covington-Newton County Chamber of Commerce’s lunch link, reported The Covington News on March 9.

Posted in Covington, News