We often do projects in the community to show God’s love in simple ways. From doing random acts of kindness, to serving in various ways, to giving out something free. It’s a very effective way to share God’s love in action.
Happy Sacks – Gwinnett County Schools
Happy Sacks is a food program through Gwinnett County Schools designed to help provide food for children in need. We provide weekly meals for kids at Parsons Elementary, Jackson Elementary, Northbrook Middle, and Peachtree Ridge High School.
Last year, we provided 55 meal bags per week with 10 meal items in each bag. That’s a total of 550 items weekly and over 2200 items a month!
You can help by donating these individual-size packaged food items: Chocolate milk, Juice boxes, Granola Bars, Meals in a can, Cheese/Peanut butter crackers, Cereal, Canned or Cups of Fruit, Fruit Snacks, Oatmeal, Chips
Peachtree Ridge Care Closet
The Fountain supports Peachtree Ridge High School with food and hygiene items needed by students who are homeless. PRHS facilitates this with a Care Closet where students have the opportunity to choose items they need in a discreet way.
Items currently most needed by Peachtree Ridge: Trail Mix, Rice Crispy Treats, Pirate’s Booty, Mini bags of popcorn, Cups of Mac & Cheese
Duluth Cooperative Ministry (Hands of Hope)
The Duluth Co-op brings our community together to provide food, emergency assistance and hope to neighbors in need. We regularly collect food to support people in this area through the Duluth Co-op.
North Gwinnett Co-Op
The North Gwinnett Cooperative is a ministry that provides food, clothing, financial assistance, and spiritual support to those in need in the Buford, Suwanee, and Sugar Hill communities.
Bald Ridge Lodge
Bald Ridge Lodge in Cumming, GA provides safe and stable support to young men (12-21 years old) through their 12-bed Group Home, Independent Living Program, and Community Based Services, in a manner that nurtures the youth, strengthens healthy relationships, and aids young men in their transition to adulthood. This is accomplished through partnerships with caregivers and a community seeking to care for its own.
Wellroot Family Services
There are many opportunities for individuals to help foster children through the Wellroot Family Services. We also help support families who are fostering children by doing Diaper Drives, providing meals, and other ways to support them.
Meals By Grace
A local ministry focused on providing food support through multiple programs to children and families in need. Volunteer opportunities are available weekly.