Living in a shelter shouldn’t interfere with your dreams.
Our mission is to mobilize metro Atlanta communities to address the challenges of poverty by focusing on hunger relief, housing and education. By meeting immediate needs and providing top-notch educational opportunities, our programs are designed to lead people out of poverty.
They made sure I had all the resources I needed to be successful, despite my circumstances.
We serve homeless women through the Women’s Community Kitchen and homeless children through the Children’s Program. Kids like Iesha face special challenges as they strive to achieve their educational goals. Since 1988, Action Ministries Atlanta has worked with children and their families to meet these challenges, achieve their dreams and ultimately break the cycle of poverty.
What does it mean to invest in the life of a person like Iesha? How much does it cost to give someone a chance at breaking the cycle of poverty? Get in touch with us today and find out!
Date posted: July 22, 2014 | Posted in Atlanta, News, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid
The Arby’s Foundation Hungry For Happiness mobile tour is making its way across the U.S. this summer, delivering happiness, raising awareness and helping end childhood hunger. In each city, Arby’s Foundation creates a fun-filled day for kids, in conjunction with local…
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…