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Newton Federal Donates Supplies for Housing Clients

Three branches from Newton Federal Bank, an Action Ministries Partner in Service, recently donated supplies for local families transitioning out of homelessness into stable housing. The Main, Southside and Eastside branches of Newton Federal provided cleaning supplies and household items, ensuring

Posted in Covington, Housing, News

Action Ministries President & CEO to Leave Nonprofit on Feb. 14

The Action Ministries Board of Directors announced that John Moeller, President & CEO of Action Ministries, will be leaving the organization on Feb. 14 to accept the position of CEO of Lutheran Services of Georgia. The Board of Directors has

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Action Ministries Selected as 2017 Member of Corporate Volunteer Council of Atlanta

Action Ministries announced today that it is one of just 15 organizations selected to become members of the Corporate Volunteer Council of Atlanta in 2017. The CVC of Atlanta is a network of more than 70 local businesses that are passionate about

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Action Ministries Piedmont Awarded Trailblazer Award for Expansion of SuperPacks

On Dec. 11, the Action Ministries Piedmont Region was presented with the 2016 Community Trailblazer Award for expanding its SuperPack program to Rockdale County through a sponsorship with Chi Tau Omega Chapter of AKA. The award was presented at the “It’s

Posted in Covington, News

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation Donates $23,000 to Action Ministries

In December, Action Ministries received $23,000 from the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation to address food insecurity in Atlanta. The donation is part of the “Fill Your Tank” program that celebrates Enterprise Rent-A-Car’s 60th anniversary by providing $60 million over six years

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Atlanta Falcons Deliver Christmas Joy to Local Children

Atlanta Falcons football player Patrick DiMarco and his wife Kirstin DiMarco sponsored a holiday shopping spree for 16 children from the ACTION! After School Program in Atlanta yesterday. DiMarco and his teammates helped honor roll students pick out bicycles and helmets,

Posted in Atlanta, News

How Can we Serve Some of Those Who Served us?

A month ago today, we, as a nation, observed Veteran’s Day. Each year we set this day aside to say thank you to all who served in our Armed Forces for their service, reported the Covington News on Dec. 12.

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Action Ministries Board Day of Service Provides 1,500 SuperPacks to Fulton Co. Students

The Action Ministries Board of Directors hosted its annual Day of Service at the Feed the Hungry warehouse in December. Board of Directors and Advisory Council members and their families sponsored and packed 1,500 SuperPacks, which will help relieve weekend hunger

Posted in Atlanta, Feed the Hungry, News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

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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