Action Ministries Athens serves the hungry, homeless and working poor in the Clarke County area through various services, including:
Our Daily Bread Community Kitchen, which serves breakfast and lunch Monday-Friday and a sack meal on the weekends. Annually, our program provides more than 60,000 nutritious meals with gracious hospitality to men, women and children in need and offers a gateway to other transformational services. Partnering with more than 70 volunteer groups, Our Daily Bread in Athens has served meals seven days per week, 365 days per year since 1989.
- Community garden
- Distribution of essential health, hygiene and food items
- Referrals to other agencies
- Legal services
- Basic case management
- Nursing care
- Veterans assistance
- Adult education/GED prep
- Employment search support
- VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance)
- Counseling Services
- Smart Lunch, Smart Kid
For more information about Action Ministries Athens or to volunteer, contact Solomon Smothers, program director, at 706-353-6647 ext. 5670.