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 Northeast Georgia 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 is taking action in the Northeast regional 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 22, 2017 | Posted in Athens, Press Releases
ATHENS, Ga. – Jan. 17, 2017 – Action Ministries seeks volunteers willing to serve in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, an IRS initiative that provides no-cost tax preparation to low-income people, the elderly and disabled. The VITA program…
Date posted: February 7, 2017 | Posted in Athens, Covington, Event, Gainesville
In Georgia, which ranks ninth in the nation for poverty rate, there are large numbers of low-income families who lack access to certified, IRS-trained tax preparers and fail to claim important tax credits. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free…
Date posted: December 2, 2016 | Posted in Athens
On Wednesday, Dec. 21, Our Daily Bread will serve its annual Christmas meal at First Baptist Church in downtown Athens. Because Athens is so blessed with organizations that have expertise in gift giving, we plan to give each of our…