Monthly Archives: November 2016

Bank of North Georgia Brings in More than $67,000 for Action Ministries’ Hunger Relief Programs

Bank of North Georgia, a division of Synovus Bank, raised $67,035 in its annual Feed the Hungry Food Box campaign in support of Action Ministries’ hunger relief programs, reported Metro Atlanta CEO on Nov. 28. The donations will provide around

Posted in Feed the Hungry, News

Atlanta Daybook Spotlights Nonprofit Action Ministries

Action Ministries has mobilized communities for more than 50 years to address the challenges of poverty by focusing on hunger relief, housing and education. Last year, Action Ministries served more than 2.4 million meals, housed nearly 1,500 homeless families and

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Raise the Roof on Action Ministries Sunday, Dec. 4

Action Ministries Sunday is Dec. 4, 2016! 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. On any given night, there are

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

Action Ministries, United Community Bank Team up to Fight Hunger

COVINGTON — Action Ministries, a Covington nonprofit organization serving Newton and Rockdale counties, will partner with six branches of United Community Bank during the holiday to support the nonprofit’s SuperPack weekend feeding program, reported the Rockdale Citizen today. Statewide, the

Posted in Covington, News

Coosa Teens ‘Stack the Mac’ to Help Needy Families Over the Holidays

Senior projects for honors students in Floyd County Schools begin to take shape this time of year. For Coosa senior Ansley Terhune, the project is taking the shape of a crescent noodle with some cheese on top and will help

Posted in News, Rome

United Community Bank Partners with Action Ministries to Provide Hunger Relief for Food-Insecure Children

COVINGTON (Nov. 15, 2016) – Six branches of United Community Bank will partner during the holiday season with Action Ministries to support the nonprofit’s SuperPack weekend feeding program for the 1 million children in Georgia who are eligible to receive

Posted in Covington, Press Releases

United Community Bank Partners with Action Ministries to Provide Hunger Relief for Food-Insecure Children

Six branches of United Community Bank will partner during the holiday season with Action Ministries to support the nonprofit’s SuperPack weekend feeding program for the 1 million children in Georgia who are eligible to receive free or reduced-priced meals at

Posted in Covington, News

Come Together for Georgia Gives Day on Nov. 17

Action Ministries will proudly participate for the fourth year in Georgia Gives Day on Nov. 17, 2016. This is an annual event where Georgians Come Together to give to the causes they care about most. The annual day of giving has raised

Posted in Event

Action Ministries COO Discusses Veteran Homelessness on Live United Show

How is United Way of Greater Atlanta serving those who serve? On the November 2016 episode of the Live United show, United Way of Greater Atlanta CEO Milton J. Little, Jr. discusses the issue of veteran homelessness and how his

Posted in Housing, News

Shop at Publix and Help Action Ministries Feed the Hungry, Nov. 3-23

When 1 million kids in our state are food-insecure, we want to do something about it! And our partners do, too. Publix is a longtime Action Ministries partner, and they generously support nonprofits that focus on youth education, alleviating homelessness

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