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School Social Workers Celebrated

CONYERS – In honor of Social Worker Week, Rockdale County Public Schools awarded the Laura Barnes Honorary School Social Worker Awards to Action Ministries and Antoinette Dunstan, Memorial Middle School’s education specialist and mentor coordinator, reported the Rockdale Citizen on

Posted in Covington, News

Have You Ever Thought… What Having a Home Means?

This post appeared in The Covington News on March 26. For some people, having a home means owning some property. A place that is yours. For others it may mean to rent or lease but it still grows to feel

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Win Tickets to The Common Table with Chef Hugh Acheson

The Common Table, presented by Creature Comforts Brewing Company and the United Way of Northeast Georgia, is an exclusive dining event with Chef Hugh Acheson, owner of 5&10 restaurant, where guests can experience world-class food and rare beer in the

Posted in Athens, Event

Action Ministries Welcomes New Chief Development Officer

Action Ministries announced today that Christal Cherry will join the nonprofit as Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer. Cherry will supervise the Development department and provide leadership and support to the resource development efforts across the organization. A native New Yorker,

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WITH Conference for Churches in Ministry with the Poor Set for Aug. 26

Save the date! On Saturday, Aug. 26, the first WITH Conference will take place at Dunwoody United Methodist Church. The conference, sponsored by Action Ministries, the Housing and Homeless Council and the North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church,

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Action Ministries Launches Housing Programs in Piedmont Region

COVINGTON, Ga. – Feb. 28, 2017 – Beginning Oct. 1, 2016, Action Ministries Piedmont began offering housing solutions to people experiencing homelessness in six counties through its Housing programs, Action Empowers and Action Serves. Action Empowers, a program of Action

Posted in Covington, Press Releases

Tour Promoting Healthy Lifestyle, Fighting Hunger Gets Underway

Gainesville will be the first stop of eight on the statewide Pop-Up Pantry Party tour, reported the Gainesville Times on March 4. “There are a lot of analytics and research done before making decisions on tour stop locations, but the

Posted in Gainesville, News

Inaugural Community Service Award Honors Contribution of Couples

People honored at community award galas tend to have name recognition. They are often prominent figures in town. They are usually on the “who’s who” lists. Steve and Linda Cutliffe are not your typical community award winners. But that is

Posted in Augusta, News

Amerigroup Georgia Unveils Meal Truck with Action Ministries During Tour Launch to Distribute Free Food

Atlanta – (March 1, 2017) – Amerigroup Community Care, one of Georgia’s leading providers of Medicaid managed care benefits, has joined Action Ministries in the effort to fight hunger and promote healthy lifestyles across Georgia. Amerigroup has sponsored a meal

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Pop-Up Pantry Parties Popping up in Georgia in March

Amerigroup Community Care, one of Georgia’s leading providers of Medicaid managed care benefits, has joined Action Ministries in the effort to fight hunger and promote healthy lifestyles across Georgia. Amerigroup has sponsored a meal truck that will be used by

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