Real Church for Real People. That's how Community Church of God in southwest Atlanta describes itself. With a…More commitment to community outreach, the church began a meal program in 1983 and provides a food pantry to the community. Overseas outreach includes Kenya, Nigeria and St. Kitts.
Community Church of God purchased the former Salvation Army Thrift Store adjacent to the property and renamed the building Volunteers in Community and Related Services (VICARS). VICARS serves as the site for weekly forums for the Concerned Black Clergy of Metropolitan Atlanta, Inc. (CBC).
Rev. Michael A. Smith is senior pastor of the church, which is located at 850 Cascade Road.
Veranda At Collegetown 372 Legacy Dr SW, Atlanta, GA30310 Veranda At Collegetown is a living community for active seniors ages 62 and over. It features one-bedroom apartments…More near college campuses, downtown and MARTA. YWCA nearby will pick-up and drop-off residents who like to attend classes and special activities. There are 100 units, currently at capacity, with a waiting list. Students from nearby college campuses often volunteer.
Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia 2391 Benjamin E Mays Dr SW, Atlanta, GA30311 Improving the quality of life and fighting sickle cell and other abnormal hemoglobin diseases are the main missions of…More this foundation. Outreach includes screening, education and counseling. Special events for kids are scheduled, and volunteers are needed. Donations can be made online. A 24-hour helpline is available for those suffering with the disease.