Inaugural Community Service Award Honors Contribution of Couples

People honored at community award galas tend to have name recognition. They are often prominent figures in town. They are usually on the “who’s who” lists. Steve and Linda Cutliffe are not your typical community award winners. But that is

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Action Ministries CSRA to Host Landlord Lunch and Learn, Jan. 12

Action Ministries CSRA in Augusta will host a landlord lunch and learn on Jan. 12, 2017. Landlords can learn what benefits are provided to those who partner in housing homeless families though the Action Ministries Rapid Rehousing program. Lunch will be

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Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Providing Childhood Hunger Relief in Augusta

Augusta, GA (July 14, 2016) — Action Ministries’ Smart Lunch, Smart Kid partnered with the Richmond County Board of Education for the first time this summer, distributing more than 6,000 meals to children who otherwise might go without. These USDA

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North Georgia UMC Annual Conference Kicks off June 7

The Annual Conference of the North Georgia United Methodist Church kicked off today, June 7, at The Classic Center in Athens. The conference will continue through Thursday. Action Ministries has an informational booth at The Classic Center, and the nonprofit

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Action Ministries Receives Funds Raised by Augusta Exchange Club

The Augusta Exchange Club distributed 58 checks totaling $165,000 to charities Thursday in what members referred to as one of their favorite days of the year, reported The Augusta Chronicle on Feb. 25. Action Ministries in Augusta was named as

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Who Taught You to Give?

As we approach Mother’s Day this Sunday, May 10, we at Action Ministries are mindful of our role in connecting Georgians with hearts to serve to their neighbors in need. For many of our staff members and volunteers, I know giving was taught to them

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On the Road Again to Drive Out Hunger

At the end of April, my colleagues at Action Ministries and I traveled the back roads and interstates of the Peach State engaging Georgia car dealers as they work to address a real problem in their local communities – hunger.

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NGUMC Missions: Can You Help Us Dream Big?

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

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Action Ministries Volunteers Make the Holidays Brighter

A Life-Changer Are you looking for a way to serve others during the holiday season? Action Ministries would love to have you! We’re doing drives and distributions for gifts, household items and personal care kits, as well as feeding families

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Make Things Good in Your Hood on Georgia Gives Day, Nov. 13

Action Ministries will again take part in Georgia Gives Day on Nov. 13, when the whole state will pull together to support the organizations and causes that have been part of our lives since day one. Georgia Gives Day is a

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