2018 News & Events

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(See the “News” drop-down menu above for events in prior years)

 

John Williams

We are saddened to share that a past volunteer of the Co-Op’s has passed away.  John Williams showed us all the true meaning of being a servant of God.  John would fill in in any position he was needed.  He…

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New Staff: Glori Smith

The Co-Op is pleased to announce the addition of a new Communications Coordinator, Glori Smith. In this role, Glori will develop website content, manage social media, help to write key publications, and gather stories and photos that document the work…

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Renovation Begins!

Thanks to all the volunteers who helped with the demolition work for our new pantry! Check out photos below. We had a great turnout on Saturday, April 14. In addition to those who helped tear down walls and ceiling tiles,…

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Birthday Bags!

  Blessed once again! On Saturday, March 17, a total of 62 birthday bags were delivered to the Co-Op from Grace Fellowship Snellville. This will bring joy to so many of our clients’ children!!

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New Book to Benefit Co-Op

From the Co-Op’s good friend, Cliff Ramos: Many of you read my first eBook, Backroads, No Plan, Good Deeds, & Pee Wee.  My second eBook is now available! This edition is only the 2017 trip, and is the ninth of a series…

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Thanks, PCA!

  Representatives from Providence Christian Academy’s Student Council delivered over 2,000 collected items for our pantry! Thank you students, staff, and parents for supporting our community!

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$20,000 Gift

The Co-Op was overwhelmed with the generosity of McKendree United Methodist Church, which recently donated $20,000 for our building fund! The contribution is particularly intended to help with the work that needs to be done at our new location (52 Gwinnett…

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The Co-Op is Moving!

The Co-Op’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce that the Lawrenceville Co-Op will be moving during Spring 2018 to a new location at 52 Gwinnett Drive, next to Lawrenceville Elementary School and across the street from Central Gwinnett High…

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New Assistant Director: Ruth Hardy

We are so blessed to announce that Ruth Hardy has accepted the position of Assistant Director here at the Lawrenceville Co-Op. Ruth has been a volunteer and in October of 2017 started on staff as our Saturday Supervisor. Ruth has…

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$8,000 from United Way

  Each year, the United Way of Greater Atlanta awards grants to several non-profits in Gwinnett County. Toward the end of 2017, the Co-Op was blessed again with an $8,000 award designated for food assistance! The picture to the left shows…

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