Back 2 School Bash

Tuesday
July 18, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Cobb Civic Center
548 South Marietta Parkway
Marietta, GA 30060

Free school supplies (while supplies last)
Child must be present

Free health screenings, games, entertainment, face painting and activities.
Fun for the whole family!

back2schoolbashSponsored by Amerigroup Community Care
http://www.myamerigroup.com/ga
1-800-600-4441 ext. 34925

 

 

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Louse D. Park Eye Fund

A special fund for North Georgia United Methodists offers help to those who are in need of eye-related care. The Louise D. Park Eye Fund is available to provide assistance for care which will diminish the likelihood of blindness – for instance cataract and macular degeneration treatment.

Pastors are encouraged to inform low income persons, retired pastors, and others who might need help with eye care costs of this available assistance.

Guidelines that govern usage of the fund are below. Louise D. Park Eye Fund grants are disbursed quarterly for actual treatment of patients who are in demonstrable need of financial assistance in order to secure treatment. Those interested in applying for the fund may contact the Conference Benefits Office at kfullerton@ngumc.org, or the Conference Treasurer’s Office at bcooper@ngumc.org, or call 678-533-1399.

Although grants are available to all persons, first priority is given to grants recommended by a United Methodist clergy person.

To learn more about guidelines and applying for assistance, click here.

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The Cancer Support Community Atlanta

he Cancer Support Community Atlanta is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to providing a variety of supportive services for cancer patients and their families in a home-like environment in the heart of Atlanta. We provide support, informative education programs, a variety of gentle stress reduction and exercise classes, and fun social activities. All classes are offered free of charge and are led by seasoned professionals committed to supporting individuals and families in our community facing cancer.

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Center for Family Resources

For families with children in general

995 Roswell Road Suite 100
Marietta, GA 30060

(770) 428-2601

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Monday | 9:00am – 12:00pm & 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Tuesday | 9:00am – 12:00pm & 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Wednesday | 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Thursday | 9:00am – 12:00pm & 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Friday | 9:00am – 12:00pm
Weekends | Closed

We understand that an unexpected event such as job loss, divorce or medical emergency can place people in difficult financial situations. Our direct services provide assistance for basic needs to stabilize families in crisis in an effort to prevent homelessness and hunger.

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Catholic Church of St. Ann

Serves East Cobb

4905 Roswell Road

770-552-6400 ext. 6105 (By appointment only)

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The SVdP Society is a Catholic organization of lay people who seek in a spirit of justice and charity to help those who are suffering. Our special mission is to help those in need on a person to person basis.

We help them by providing food, clothing, and shelter; by assisting them to provide those necessities for themselves. We also help by trying to remove the obstacles that stand in their way.

It is this personalized involvement that makes the work of the Society unique. This aid may take the form of intervention, consultation, or often through direct dollar or in-kind service.

An essential precept of the Society’s work is to provide help while conscientiously maintaining the confidentiality and dignity of those who are served.

How can YOU help?
Come and join us at our meetings. You have been called to serve…
Be an active part of our ministry; your help and support is needed.
Together we can make a difference…
CAR DONATION PROGRAM
Donated Cars can help a family with transportation needs and relieve a family’s financial burden. Salvage cars provide a source of revenue to assist our clients. Contact us if you would like to donate a car.

FOOD PANTRY
Pantry visits are by appointment only. To schedule a pantry visit, call the SVdP Helpline 770-552-6400 Ext. 6105. A member of our SVdP Society will contact you within 24 hours.

PROGRAMS/VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
If you would like to volunteer, please print the VOLUNTEER APPLICATION and send to stvincent@st-ann.org or drop off at the parish office.

THRIFT STORE
Proceeds from the sale of donated items become the funds necessary to assist our clients with their needs. Clients can receive free or at a reduced rate: clothing, furniture, household items.
St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store 787 Roswell Street, Marietta, GA 30060

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Murphy-Harpst Life and Hope for Children

Our strong clinical, therapeutic, and residential programs, our top-ranked York Academy, our specialized foster care, and our transitional living program, Murphy-Harpst is helping children thrive and heal. When possible, we are reuniting families or creating new ones.

Residential Care
Education
Equine and Recreation Therapy
Spiritual Development
Foster Care
Community Services

Our mission is to heal Georgia’s most vulnerable children.

To find out more about getting involved with Murphy-Harpst, please visit murphyharpst.org or contact Brian Scales, Vice President of Development at bscales@murphyharpst.org or 404-309-7928

Murphy-Harpst

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Davis Direction Foundation Symposium

davis-direction-foundation-logo-comp2The Vicious Cycle
“Why the Opioid Epidemic Continues to Thrive”
The Marietta Performing Arts Center,
1171 Whitlock Avenue Marietta, Georgia

Thursday, June 29
7:00-9:00 p.m.

Dr. Harold McLendon- Medical Director (DFF)
Vic Reynolds-Cobb County District Attorney
Bert Reeves-GA House of Representatives

Everyone Welcome

For more information, please visit davisdirection.org
Email: info@davisdirection.com
Phone: (770) 693-5982

*Narcan available*

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