Shop at Publix and Help Action Ministries Feed the Hungry, Nov. 3-23

When 1 million kids in our state are food-insecure, we want to do something about it! And our partners do, too. Publix is a longtime Action Ministries partner, and they generously support nonprofits that focus on youth education, alleviating homelessness

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Growing Strong Brunch, Silent Auction to Benefit Breakthru House Set for Dec. 10

Save the date for the Growing Strong brunch and silent auction to benefit Breakthru House on Dec. 10, 2016. The keynote speaker is Missy Owen, executive director and founder of the Davis Direction Foundation, a community resource for opioid/heroin addiction

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Making Every Second Count: AMI Board Member Fights Poverty Through Running Nov. 24

A few years ago, Atlanta lawyer Luke Andrews was running road races around the country for the wildly successful Atlanta Track Club’s Men’s Masters Competitive Team. Then he couldn’t, sidelined by a rash of injuries. Now, at 47 years old,

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Dine Out, Do Good Coming to North Georgia Cities on Nov. 10

The second annual Dine Out, Do Good fundraiser, a highly anticipated day of good food for a good cause, is coming again to seven cities in north Georgia in 2016! Participating restaurants will donate 10 percent of their proceeds from Nov. 10 to Life-Changing

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Bank of North Georgia Feed the Hungry Campaign Kicks Off Sept. 14

Bank of North Georgia, a division of Synovus Bank, has chosen to partner with Action Ministries for a fourth year in support of the nonprofit’s Feed the Hungry Food Box program. Now through Oct. 31, 2016, customers and supporters can visit

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Rise and Shine: Second Annual Life-Changers Breakfast Set for Oct. 14

Purchase tickets here! Join us for the second annual Rise and Shine Life-Changers breakfast on Oct. 14, 2016, from 8 until 10 a.m. at the Georgia Railroad Freight Depot. The keynote speaker will be Sen. Johnny Isakson, and facilitating the event is

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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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Feed the Hungry Needs Volunteers to Help Pack 2,000 Food Boxes During Hunger Action Month

Feed the Hungry needs volunteers to help pack food boxes this Saturday, Aug. 27, and for the month of September, which is Hunger Action Month!   Feed the Hungry aims to build 2,000 food boxes by the end of September for

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Covington’s Farm-to-Table Community Dinner Set for Sept. 18

Covington’s Historic Square will be the location for Action Ministries’ first-ever Farm-to-Table Dinner on Sunday, Sept. 18, at 5:30 p.m. This community dinner, benefitting local programs to end childhood hunger, will be prepared by Oxford College Executive Chef Duke Walsh with delicious fare harvested

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YourFest to End Childhood Hunger Set for Aug. 20 in Athens

Mark your calendars! On Saturday, Aug. 20, at Terrapin Brewery in Athens, Action Ministries invites you to Your Fest, an event that celebrates our community, beer, pizza and the arts! A portion of proceeds will go to support the Action

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