Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Closes Summer by Serving One Millionth Meal Today

ATLANTA (Aug. 4, 2016) – Action Ministries’ Smart Lunch, Smart Kid program will close out the summer by serving its 1 millionth meal over the program’s 5-year history to Georgia’s children on Friday, Aug. 5. Widespread community support and local

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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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State Bank and Trust Company Packs Joy into Summer

ATLANTA, July 15, 2016—State Bank will pack some joy into this summer by partnering with Action Ministries’ Smart Lunch, Smart Kid program to provide hunger relief for Georgia’s children. Smart Lunch, Smart Kid feeds some of the 1 million children

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Action Ministries Receives $125,000 from the Walmart Foundation

Atlanta, Ga., May 19, 2016 – Action Ministries today announced it received a $125,000 contribution to assist with Smart Kid, Smart Lunch program. The grant – which was given to the non-profit organization through the Walmart Foundation’s State Giving Program

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Aaron’s Six Weeks of Giving to Action Ministries Culminates in Technology Center Renovation for Children in the Old Fourth Ward

ATLANTA (January 11, 2016) Aaron’s, Inc. (NYSE: AAN) a lease-to-own retailer specializing in the sales and lease ownership of furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, teamed with Action Ministries to renovate the organization’s computer room at the Action Ministries

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ProviDyn Expands Service Relationship with Action Ministries

ATLANTA – November 30, 2015 – ProviDyn, a provider of IT support, strategy and services for small and medium-sized businesses and nonprofits, today announced that non-profit firm Action Ministries, Inc. has further expanded its relationship with ProviDyn, asking the firm

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Bank of North Georgia Brings in Over $62,000 in Donations to Feed the Hungry

ATLANTA (November 23, 2015) – Just in time for the holidays, Bank of North Georgia, a division of Synovus Bank, concluded its annual Feed the Hungry Food Box campaign raising $62,415 in donations – enough to provide nearly 250,000 meals

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Chicken Salad Chick Foundation Raises Over $65K to Fight Hunger

Auburn, AL – The Chicken Salad Chick Foundation is proud to announce the outcome of their Hunger Action Month fundraiser that took place during September. The Foundation partnered with participating Chicken Salad Chick locations and their respective food banks to sell

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Media Advisory: Action Ministries and Camaro Auto Club to Partner for Memorable Halloween Trunk-or-Treat for Atlanta’s Children

ATLANTA, Ga. – October 27, 2015 – Media are invited to attend a special Trunk-or-Treat event on Oct. 31 at Action Ministries in Atlanta. Action Ministries is partnering with Chandler Johnson, an employee of Georgia’s Own Credit Union, longtime volunteer

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Media Advisory: Henry County Kid’s Town Hall Forum and Panel Discussion Set for Oct. 31

MCDONOUGH, Ga. – October 13, 2015 – Media are invited to attend A Kid’s Town Hall, hosted by Action Ministries’ Smart Lunch, Smart Kid program in partnership with Henry County Middle School and the McDonough Youth Advisory Council. The purpose

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