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Who Taught You to Give?

As we approach Mother’s Day this Sunday, May 10, we at Action Ministries are mindful of our role in connecting Georgians with hearts to serve to their neighbors in need. For many of our staff members and volunteers, I know giving was taught to them

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Action Ministries Volunteers Make the Holidays Brighter

A Life-Changer Are you looking for a way to serve others during the holiday season? Action Ministries would love to have you! We’re doing drives and distributions for gifts, household items and personal care kits, as well as feeding families

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9/11: A National Day of Service and Remembrance

Recalling the events of Sept. 11, 2001, still has the power to overwhelm us and bring tears to our eyes. Remembering also has the power to raise up a steely determination within our hearts to do something. We naturally want to

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Action Ministries Celebrates 50 Years of Leading People Out of Poverty

A week ago today marked the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. As I reflected on that day, I was inspired once again by the dream that Dr. King articulated

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5K Run/Walk: Register Now for Action Dash on Labor Day

Five cities. One day. One purpose. Action Dash is a family-friendly 5K run/walk in five cities on Labor Day, Sept. 2, created by Action Ministries to bring awareness to the challenges of poverty in Georgia. We mobilize communities to address the

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Lunch Flash Mob: $70K in 70 hours – Go!

Lunch Flash Mob: Spread the love. And the peanut butter. Do you know where your child’s next meal is coming from? What if you didn’t? There are 800,000 kids in Georgia whose parents struggle to keep food in the pantry

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Help Us Break a Guinness World Record on Sandwich Day, June 29

Action Ministries mobilizes communities to address the challenges of poverty by focusing on hunger relief, housing and education. June has been an incredibly busy — and rewarding — time. Action Ministries is living out our mission daily to lead our fellow

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Register for June 29 Guinness World Record Sandwich Making Attempt

Come out and be a part of a GUINNESS WORLD RECORD CHALLENGE! On Saturday, June 29, Action Ministries and Rethink Church will join forces for the Smart Lunch, Smart Kid summer kick-off event, where we will attempt to break the Guinness World

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Action Ministries and Rethink Church Attempt to Break World Record on Sandwich Day 2013

Action Ministries and Rethink Church will join forces on Saturday, June 29, in five north Georgia cities to attempt to break the Guinness World Record for making the most sandwiches in one hour. The current record stands at 2,706. Volunteers, local

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Register for Action Dash on National Running Day, Receive Discount

Get ready to dash! In honor of National Running Day–Wednesday, June 5 –Action Ministries is offering $5 off its Action Dash 2013 registration fee. Join Action Ministries and 2,000 of your north Georgia neighbors on Labor Day,  Sept. 2, for the second

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