Atlanta Falcons Deliver Christmas Joy to Local Children

Atlanta Falcons football player Patrick DiMarco and his wife Kirstin DiMarco sponsored a holiday shopping spree for 16 children from the ACTION! After School Program in Atlanta yesterday. DiMarco and his teammates helped honor roll students pick out bicycles and helmets,

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How Can we Serve Some of Those Who Served us?

A month ago today, we, as a nation, observed Veteran’s Day. Each year we set this day aside to say thank you to all who served in our Armed Forces for their service, reported the Covington News on Dec. 12.

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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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Bank of North Georgia Brings in More than $67,000 for Action Ministries’ Hunger Relief Programs

Bank of North Georgia, a division of Synovus Bank, raised $67,035 in its annual Feed the Hungry Food Box campaign in support of Action Ministries’ hunger relief programs, reported Metro Atlanta CEO on Nov. 28. The donations will provide around

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Atlanta Daybook Spotlights Nonprofit Action Ministries

Action Ministries has mobilized communities for more than 50 years to address the challenges of poverty by focusing on hunger relief, housing and education. Last year, Action Ministries served more than 2.4 million meals, housed nearly 1,500 homeless families and

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Action Ministries, United Community Bank Team up to Fight Hunger

COVINGTON — Action Ministries, a Covington nonprofit organization serving Newton and Rockdale counties, will partner with six branches of United Community Bank during the holiday to support the nonprofit’s SuperPack weekend feeding program, reported the Rockdale Citizen today. Statewide, the

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Coosa Teens ‘Stack the Mac’ to Help Needy Families Over the Holidays

Senior projects for honors students in Floyd County Schools begin to take shape this time of year. For Coosa senior Ansley Terhune, the project is taking the shape of a crescent noodle with some cheese on top and will help

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United Community Bank Partners with Action Ministries to Provide Hunger Relief for Food-Insecure Children

Six branches of United Community Bank will partner during the holiday season with Action Ministries to support the nonprofit’s SuperPack weekend feeding program for the 1 million children in Georgia who are eligible to receive free or reduced-priced meals at

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Action Ministries COO Discusses Veteran Homelessness on Live United Show

How is United Way of Greater Atlanta serving those who serve? On the November 2016 episode of the Live United show, United Way of Greater Atlanta CEO Milton J. Little, Jr. discusses the issue of veteran homelessness and how his

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Helping Feed the Hungry: Publix Kicks Off Food for Sharing Campaign

You can help by shopping at Publix between Nov. 3 through Nov. 23 to make donations to the Food For Sharing campaign, reported AM 750 WSB. The money collected during this campaign will be used to purchase food for those

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