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At a glance: Bridging the Gap


  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Jul. 07, 2018 - 12:04 PM

BTG’s mission is to feed, serve, and restore
•Lead with food
•Serve with Compassion 
*Restore through Christ 

Statistics:

•15,120 people live food insecure in Coweta County alone. Of them, 40 percent live above the nutrition program threshold. 

•From Feb. 1-May 31, BTG served 2,180 households – touching 5,980 people. 

•BTG served 270 hot meals on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the month of May.
 
•BTG gave away 29,936 pounds of food in May 2018.

•BTG prepared to serve 7,500 lunches to kids during summer break.

•BTG plans to provide back-to-school clothing for 350 children and to make Christmas merrier for 1,500 youngsters.

Donations to help with the ministry may be sent to Bridging the Gap, 19 First Avenue, Newnan, GA 30263.