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Action Ministries to Launch Sixth Year of Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Next week Action Ministries will officially launch the sixth year of Smart Lunch, Smart Kid, the organization’s nutrition and educational enrichment opportunity program for Georgia’s kids, reported the North Georgia United Methodist Conference in its weekly update. Created to help

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Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Addresses Child Food Insecurity for Sixth Summer

Action Ministries is launching the sixth year of Smart Lunch, Smart Kid, the organization’s nutrition and educational enrichment opportunity program for Georgia’s kids, on May 30, 2017. Created to help 1 million children who are at risk of hunger when school’s

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Action Ministries to Launch Sixth Year of Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

ATLANTA – May 2017 –Action Ministries announced that they will launch the sixth year of Smart Lunch, Smart Kid, the organization’s nutrition and educational enrichment opportunity program for Georgia’s kids, on May 30. Created to help 1 million children who

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Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Volunteers Needed in Athens starting May 30

Nearly 85 percent of Athens-Clarke County K-12 students are eligible for free or reduced school lunch. For many of these students, school is the only place where they get a regular meal. During school breaks, these students often go without

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Join the Action Ministries Team at ACFB Hunger Walk/Run, March 5

Action Ministries invites all of its Atlanta-area Life-Changers to join its team at the Atlanta Community Food Bank‘s 5K Hunger Walk/Run on March 5. In its 33 years, Hunger Walk/Run has raised more than $8 million for hunger relief – enough

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Join Us to Make 1,000 Lunches in Snellville on MLK Day of Service, Jan. 16

Action Ministries is hosting a volunteer event to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, Jan. 16, from 10 a.m. to noon at Shiloh Middle School in Snellville. We’ll be assembling 1,000 lunches for area food-insecure children who often go

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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

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Raise the Roof on Action Ministries Sunday, Dec. 4

Action Ministries Sunday is Dec. 4, 2016! We at Action Ministries are excited about this special annual opportunity to tell our story and engage the North Georgia United Methodist Conference with their neighbors in need. On any given night, there are

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Summer Lunch Volunteers Recognized at August Interfaith Luncheon

The fourth Interfaith Luncheon was recently hosted by the Peachtree City Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints as a thank you to all those who contributed to the Smart Lunch Smart Kid summer lunch program this past summer,

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AmeriCorps VISTA Job Positions Available, Apply by Sept. 15

Action Ministries is currently accepting applications to join our team by way of the AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) program. Applications MUST be completed and submitted through the link below by Sept. 15, 2016. We have three slots available with hunger

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