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February 8, 2016

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“Run In The Cold For Those Who Sleep In The Cold”

February 3, 2016

Did you know… Atlanta Mission serves over 1,000 of these men, women and children every single day. The downtown men’s shelter alone is a refuge for over 400 men on a daily basis. We hope you will join us this February as donors, volunteers, community members and Atlanta Mission clients run side by side in…

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Atlanta Mission 5K Race To End Homelessness

January 19, 2016

Have you signed up for the Atlanta Mission 5k Race to End Homelessness? On February 20, 2016, thousands of men, women and children will take to the streets of downtown Atlanta to run a race in the cold for those who sleep in the cold. The city of Atlanta is home to over 7,000 homeless…

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Shamika’s Story of Transformation

January 5, 2016
Shamika and her daughter celebrate Christmas at Atlanta Mission, My Sister's House

Would They Spend Christmas on the Streets? Shamika was desperate. She had lost her job and had been evicted from her apartment . . . along with her 2-year-old daughter, Shaniyah. “I was in a terrible situation,” Shamika says. “I was crying constantly. I was depressed. It was hard, real hard.” With the holidays fast…

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Be Rich at Atlanta Mission

December 24, 2015
Buckhead Church's Be Rich at Atlanta Mission

We are so thankful for all of you who were a part of the Be Rich campaign through Buckhead Church. Because of you so many more homeless women and children will be served at the Atlanta Day Shelter for Women and Children. Watch the video to see how the money will be used! Be Rich…

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Join Us for The Forgotten Carols

November 27, 2015

On Sunday, December 6th, 2015, join us for the Christmas musical production, The Forgotten Carols. The Christmas musical The Forgotten Carols has become a new countrywide tradition. It’s the tale of Constance, a nurse too absorbed in her job to be bothered with Christmas. She’s assigned to John, an aging man believed to have some form of…

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Veronica’s Story of Transformation

November 23, 2015
Veronica at Atlanta Mission

“I want to tell donors, ‘Thank God for you!” Your support of Atlanta Mission is helping Veronica leave addiction behind Veronica was in jail, worrying about her two children, wondering where they would go after she got out. And that’s when a young lady shared that she knew of a wonderful place that would help…

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Do You Know?

October 28, 2015
Atlanta Mission, The Shepherd's Inn in the Atlanta Skyline

Do you know how many hungry and hurting men, women, and children in our community you helped through your support of Atlanta Mission in 2013? Test your knowledge … 1) Meals Served: a) 552,989 b) 880,109 c) 775,583 2) Nights of Shelter Provided: a) 195,564 b) 222,413 c) 298,358 3) People who obtained employment: a)…

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Laura’s Story of Transformation

October 27, 2015

As a child, Laura didn’t have much of a father figure, because her dad was rarely around. Though she longed for her father, the pain was too much to handle. “I grew up with resentment and insecurity around men.” But as often happens in these situations, Laura ended up dating men who reminded her of…

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“Yee-haw!” – The Potter’s House Goes Whitewater Rafting!

October 21, 2015

The Potter’s House, Atlanta Mission’s campus in Jefferson Georgia, is home to a recovery program for men battling addiction. Fifteen of these men, including two counselors, had the opportunity to go whitewater rafting last weekend at the Ocoee River in Copper Hill, Tennessee. For most of our clients, this was the first time they had…

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