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Aaron’s “Own Your Summer” Camp Scholarship Program Sends 100 Underserved Youths to Overnight Summer Camp

Aaron’s, Inc., a leader in the sales and lease ownership and specialty retailing of furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, announced the Aaron’s “Own Your Summer” Camp Scholarship Program which will provide 100 underserved youths from Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts,

Posted in Atlanta, News

North Georgia UMC Annual Conference Kicks off June 7

The Annual Conference of the North Georgia United Methodist Church kicked off today, June 7, at The Classic Center in Athens. The conference will continue through Thursday. Action Ministries has an informational booth at The Classic Center, and the nonprofit

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

Aaron’s Renovates Computer Center at Children’s Program to Cap Off ‘Six Weeks of Giving’

Aaron’s, a lease-to-own retailer specializing in the sales and lease ownership of furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, teamed with Action Ministries in Atlanta to renovate the organization’s computer room at the Women’s Community Kitchen and Children’s Program. Aaron’s corporate employees

Posted in Atlanta, News

Aaron’s Unveils Computer Lab for Action Ministries

Aaron’s, a lease-to-own retailer specializing in the sales and lease ownership of furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, recently unveiled a refreshed computer room benefiting children of Action Ministries Atlanta Women’s Community Kitchen and Children’s Program, reported the Atlanta

Posted in Atlanta, News

Change the Game: Tackle Hunger in Your Community at Super Bowl 50

Action Ministries invites our Life-Changers to tackle hunger in their communities at the 2016 Souper Bowl of Caring. This year, let’s make our Super Bowl celebrations count! The Souper Bowl of Caring connects Super Bowl celebrations with local opportunities to tackle hunger

Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Covington, Event, Gainesville, Housing, Rome

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

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

A Message from Our Kids: Small Deeds Make a Big Impact at Action Ministries this Summer

This summer, the Life-Changers at Action Ministries … Brought 242,517 lunches to our neighborhoods so we wouldn’t be hungry. Yum! They also brought books and educational activities, so we were ready to start school in August with our friends. Helped 84 of our families* get

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

Lightnin’ John Moeller to Throw First Pitch at Friday’s Braves Game M.P.H. Pitch Pledge Winner to Score Home Run of a Prize

                      John Moeller, known as Action Ministries president & CEO to most, but “Lightnin’ John” to some, will throw the first pitch when the Atlanta Braves take on the St.

Posted in Atlanta, Event