Tags: Community & Outreach
February 06, 2013ROSWELL, Ga. — North Fulton Community Charities (NFCC) launched their second annual Have a Heart for NFCC's campaign this month.
North Fulton's mayors signed a joint proclamation recognizing February as "Have a Heart for NFCC" month and, "calling upon the citizens to join in the celebration by making a contribution in support of the great work that NFCC is doing to enhance the quality of life in our city."
The purpose of this 28-day campaign is to raise awareness and funds for programs and services offered by NFCC. This year marks 30 years that NFCC has been serving the community.
NFCC's mission is to build self-sufficiency and prevent homelessness and hunger in the community by providing emergency assistance and enrichment programs.
They provide emergency food, shelter, clothing and adult education to more than 15,000 low-income people in the communities of Roswell, Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Milton and Mountain Park.
For more information on North Fulton Community Charities, or to inquire about the Have a Heart campaign, call Vonda Malbrough, development director, at 678-387-4459, email at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.heartfornfcc.org.
The following events are planned to celebrate Have a Heart Month.
Lions Pancake Breakfast
Sponsor: The Original Pancake House
Alpharetta First United Methodist Church (Trinity Hall)
69 North Main Street, Alpharetta
8 a.m. – Noon
Cost: $5 per person
Rock 4 a Reason
Purpose: Jam Session for Teens
Featuring: Multiple talents
Ed Isakson/Alpharetta Family YMCA
3655 Preston Ridge Road, Alpharetta
Cost: $5 per person at the door
Time: 7 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Pampered for a Purpose
Purpose: A ladies' night of pampering
Misc: Potential other salons
Services provided by: Davao Hair Studio, Milton Chiropractic and Milton Pilates
12540 Broadwell Road, Bldg. 100, Milton, Ga. 30004
5 – 8 p.m.
Cost: $30 per person