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: February 16, 2015 | Posted in Athens, Event
Action Ministries Athens is excited to announce a new educational program called Work It! Power Hours. This is an employment support program for local community members who are currently seeking jobs. The goal is to teach participants the skills necessary…
Date posted: February 3, 2015 | Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Event, Feed the Hungry, Gainesville, Housing, Rome, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid
How often is your congregation asked for assistance from the community? How do you effectively meet the needs of a hurting local population while engaging your congregation to serve God and their neighbors? Would it help to receive training and…
Date posted: January 30, 2015 | Posted in Athens, Blog
Enjoy this guest blog post written by an Action Ministries Athens intern and University of Georgia student! Compassion (n): sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings and misfortunes of others. The definition of compassion can be obtained in a simple…