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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

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

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

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

Posted in Event, Feed the Hungry, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Reaches 1-million Mark

ATLANTA – Action Ministries’ Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Program closed out the summer by serving its one millionth meal, reported 11Alive News today. That was the goal of the five-year program when the staff at 11Alive helped kick things off in June

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

Action Ministries’ Smart Lunch, Smart Kid program closed out the summer by serving its 1 millionth meal over the program’s 5-year history to Georgia’s children on Friday, Aug. 5, at Peachtree Village in Sugar Hill, Ga. by volunteers at Level Creek UMC. Volunteers also handed out backpacks

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Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Closes Summer by Serving One Millionth Meal this Week

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, reported Metro Atlanta CEO today. Widespread community support and local

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Georgia’s Own Raises $32K+ in Two Years to Feed Georgia’s Kids

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 drastically reduce that figure, raising more than $32,000 in the

Posted in News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Newton Federal Bank Partners with Action Ministries to ‘Stick it to Hunger’

Newton Federal Bank employees and customers raised $1,600 for Action Ministries during their “Stick it to Hunger” campaign, which ran late May through early July. On Wednesday, Newton Federal Bank presented a check to Action Ministries and handed out lunches to

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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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