Both families were so happy to receive their gifts with everything they wanted in them. I just want to say a huge thank you to you and your volunteers for your kind hearts and dedication. --Cierra Boyce, child advocate for liveSAFE Resources in Marietta Greetings, all. As we say goodbye to 2018, we wanted to … Continue reading SNGA: An Amazing Year!
The idea that you can’t make a difference is seductive given the need in our community, but a 3-year-old effort called Sam’s Blessing Bag Project shows that it’s possible to make a bigger impact than you might think. It’s a joint effort by Andrew Hartman, founder and partner at Hartmanlaw, 145 Towne Lake Parkway in … Continue reading A homegrown effort to help the homeless
“I’ve been in tears all day knowing my children will get gifts for Christmas thanks to your organization.” --Mom whose kids will be getting gifts through our Spirit of Christmas program “Thank you to the people of Simple Needs GA for helping me furnish my first home with furniture and appliances. You took such a … Continue reading Next donation drive: Dec. 15!
At Simple Needs GA, our supply of candles to distribute to people who live in the woods is running quite low. If you have extra candles at home or would be willing to buy some for us, our clients would greatly appreciate them! Consider suggesting a candle drive to your place of worship, school, business, … Continue reading Our clients need candles! Here’s why.
If you follow nonprofits on social media, get their email blasts or surf their websites, you’re starting to see a lot of stuff about #GivingTuesday and GAgives. It can all be a little confusing. What’s the difference between GAgives and #GivingTuesday? Where should you go to make a donation? When should you donate? And what’s so … Continue reading GAgives? #GivingTuesday? What gives?!
On the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, GAgives on #GivingTuesday provides a great way to keep the season of gratitude going by “showing your love” for your favorite Georgia nonprofits. This Nov. 27 you can donate to Simple Needs GA by visiting the following link: https://www.gagives.org/c/GGD/a/simpleneedsga/donate/ Last year, GAgives on #GivingTuesday raised $6.8 million for 3,000 Georgia nonprofits! … Continue reading Proud to be part of GAgives on #GivingTuesday!
“I wanted to thank you and your organization for the household and baby items we received on Saturday! Special thank-you to Ms. Jen! She was such a great help assisting my mom and my 2-year-old (he got two toys and he loves them). The items are such a blessing to have to start out with. … Continue reading Open House/Donation Drive on Nov. 17!