Bank of North Georgia, a division of Synovus Bank, is working with Action Ministries for a fourth consecutive year in support of the nonprofit’s Feed the Hungry Food Box program, reported Metro Atlanta CEO on Sept. 20 . Now through October 31, 2016, customers and supporters can visit any of the 40 Bank of North Georgia locations and donate $5 for a food box to help feed a family for up to five days.
Last year, friends and customers of Bank of North Georgia exceeded the annual goal of $45,000 by raising more than $62,000 to sponsor 12,400 food boxes, providing nearly 250,000 meals to hungry families across North Georgia. The goal this year is to again meet or exceed the annual goal to continue sponsoring food boxes and providing meals to families in need. The four-year total raised by bank customers and friends totals $136,000, sponsoring 27,200 boxes and providing 544,000 meals.