They are so respectful to everyone who walks through their doors. They have an attitude of service, and they ask for nothing in return.
Our mission is to mobilize Clarke County communities to address the challenges of poverty by focusing on hunger relief, housing and education. Our programs are designed to provide our extensive network of community partners and volunteers with the tools and expertise to lead fellow Georgians out of poverty.
From Our Daily Bread Community Kitchen to GED preparation classes to our Smart Lunch, Smart Kid summer hunger relief initiative, Action Ministries Athens is taking action in the Athens community. Together, we can transform even more lives.
What does it mean to invest in the life of a person like James? How much does it cost to give someone a second chance? Get in touch with us today and find out!
Date posted: July 7, 2014 | Posted in Athens, Blog
The following blog post appeared July 2 on state Rep. Spencer Frye’s website. It may surprise people to find that Action Ministries, nestled in a corner building on Lumpkin Street, is responsible for leading many people out of poverty. Solomon…
Date posted: July 2, 2014 | Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Blog, Feed the Hungry, Gainesville, Housing, Rome
In a recent study by the Georgia Center for Nonprofits, more than half of metro Atlanta veteran respondents – nearly 58 percent – reported that they experienced homelessness after their departure from the military. With veterans comprising about 8 percent…
Date posted: June 27, 2014 | Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Feed the Hungry, News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid
We are currently accepting applications to join our team by becoming an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) and making a one-year volunteer commitment that includes a modest living allowance. We are accepting applications now, which MUST be completed…