Newton Federal Bank Stuck it to Hunger this summer!

Did you know that during the summer months, nearly 1 million Georgia children could go hungry because they don’t have access to school meals? Newton Federal Bank is partnering with Action Ministries to end hunger for children in Newton County this summer. Over the

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Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Partners with 11 Alive to Make 500 Lunches for Local Kids

Enjoy this spot on Atlanta & Company featuring the annual Smart Lunch, Smart Kid sandwich-making day at 11 Alive.

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Making Lunches for Children in Need is the Best Summer Activity

Enjoy this post by Catherine Park of WXIA. Again this year, 11 Alive News is helping Action Ministries prepare and distribute lunches to food-insecure children in Georgia. ATLANTA – It’s that time of year again! No, not the holidays. I’m talking about

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Action Ministries to Launch Sixth Year of Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

Next week Action Ministries will officially launch the sixth year of Smart Lunch, Smart Kid, the organization’s nutrition and educational enrichment opportunity program for Georgia’s kids, reported the North Georgia United Methodist Conference in its weekly update. Created to help

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Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Addresses Child Food Insecurity for Sixth Summer

Action Ministries is launching the sixth year of Smart Lunch, Smart Kid, the organization’s nutrition and educational enrichment opportunity program for Georgia’s kids, on May 30, 2017. Created to help 1 million children who are at risk of hunger when school’s

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Action Ministries to Launch Sixth Year of Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

ATLANTA – May 2017 –Action Ministries announced that they will launch the sixth year of Smart Lunch, Smart Kid, the organization’s nutrition and educational enrichment opportunity program for Georgia’s kids, on May 30. Created to help 1 million children who

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Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Volunteers Needed in Athens starting May 30

Nearly 85 percent of Athens-Clarke County K-12 students are eligible for free or reduced school lunch. For many of these students, school is the only place where they get a regular meal. During school breaks, these students often go without

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Join the Action Ministries Team at ACFB Hunger Walk/Run, March 5

Action Ministries invites all of its Atlanta-area Life-Changers to join its team at the Atlanta Community Food Bank‘s 5K Hunger Walk/Run on March 5. In its 33 years, Hunger Walk/Run has raised more than $8 million for hunger relief – enough

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Join Us to Make 1,000 Lunches in Snellville on MLK Day of Service, Jan. 16

Action Ministries is hosting a volunteer event to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, Jan. 16, from 10 a.m. to noon at Shiloh Middle School in Snellville. We’ll be assembling 1,000 lunches for area food-insecure children who often go

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Action Ministries Board Day of Service Provides 1,500 SuperPacks to Fulton Co. Students

The Action Ministries Board of Directors hosted its annual Day of Service at the Feed the Hungry warehouse in December. Board of Directors and Advisory Council members and their families sponsored and packed 1,500 SuperPacks, which will help relieve weekend hunger

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