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United Community Bank Partners with Action Ministries to Provide Hunger Relief for Food-Insecure Children

COVINGTON (Nov. 15, 2016) – Six branches of United Community Bank will partner during the holiday season with Action Ministries to support the nonprofit’s SuperPack weekend feeding program for the 1 million children in Georgia who are eligible to receive

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Bank of North Georgia Brings in More Than $67,000 for Action Ministries’ Hunger Relief Programs

ATLANTA, NOV. 10, 2016 — 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. The donations will provide around 13,400 boxes

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Synovus Bank NWGA and Chattanooga Divisions Invest in Ending Childhood Hunger through Partnership with Action Ministries

ATLANTA – October 27, 2016 – On August 15, 2016, the Synovus Northwest Georgia and Chattanooga Divisions kicked off a six-week community outreach project to benefit the Action Ministries’ SuperPack program. They successfully exceeded their goal of $10,000 by raising

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Bank of North Georgia Partners with Action Ministries for the Fourth Year for Feed the Hungry Campaign

ATLANTA, Sept. 14, 2016  – 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. Now through October 31, 2016,

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Georgia’s Own Credit Union Partnership with Action Ministries Raises $32K to Ease Childhood Hunger

ATLANTA – August 15, 2016 – Each year, approximately 1 million children in Georgia lose access to lunch when school ends for the summer. Georgia’s Own Credit Union partnered with Action Ministries again this summer to provide a safety net

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Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Closes Summer by Serving One Millionth Meal Today

ATLANTA (Aug. 4, 2016) – Action Ministries’ Smart Lunch, Smart Kid program will close out the summer by serving its 1 millionth meal over the program’s 5-year history to Georgia’s children on Friday, Aug. 5. Widespread community support and local

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Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Providing Childhood Hunger Relief in Augusta

Augusta, GA (July 14, 2016) — Action Ministries’ Smart Lunch, Smart Kid partnered with the Richmond County Board of Education for the first time this summer, distributing more than 6,000 meals to children who otherwise might go without. These USDA

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State Bank and Trust Company Packs Joy into Summer

ATLANTA, July 15, 2016—State Bank will pack some joy into this summer by partnering with Action Ministries’ Smart Lunch, Smart Kid program to provide hunger relief for Georgia’s children. Smart Lunch, Smart Kid feeds some of the 1 million children

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Action Ministries Receives $125,000 from the Walmart Foundation

Atlanta, Ga., May 19, 2016 – Action Ministries today announced it received a $125,000 contribution to assist with Smart Kid, Smart Lunch program. The grant – which was given to the non-profit organization through the Walmart Foundation’s State Giving Program

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Aaron’s Six Weeks of Giving to Action Ministries Culminates in Technology Center Renovation for Children in the Old Fourth Ward

ATLANTA (January 11, 2016) Aaron’s, Inc. (NYSE: AAN) a lease-to-own retailer specializing in the sales and lease ownership of furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, teamed with Action Ministries to renovate the organization’s computer room at the Action Ministries

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