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: August 6, 2014 | Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Feed the Hungry, Gainesville, Housing, News, Rome, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid
There’s no better way to take care of that long back-to-school shopping list than to use UMCmarket and have your favorite stores give a percentage to Action Ministries. The average family spends $672 on back-to-school shopping. Action Ministries, a participant…
Date posted: July 30, 2014 | Posted in Atlanta, Blog, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid
On July 15, the Feed the Hungry Warehouse in Atlanta was filled with that most poignant of emotions: Laughter through tears. The occasion that drew 70 volunteers in lime and purple T-shirts to make 250 lunches for hungry children was…
Date posted: July 24, 2014 | Posted in Atlanta, Event, Smart Lunch, Smart Kid
Smart Lunch, Smart Kid is collecting school supplies for distribution on Aug. 1 to 200 children in South Fulton County. In Georgia, 800,000 schoolchildren receive free or reduced-price lunch, a crucial meal that disappears in the summer. Smart Lunch, Smart Kid…