The Heart of a Caring Community
Voluntary Action Center

In 2023 the VAC provided the following services at no cost to those we served:

· 6,542 individuals from 2,921 households were provided grocery assistance. 
· 23,602 hot meals were served in the Community Kitchen between lunch and dinner meal services.
· 239 individuals received rental assistance, with prevented eviction for 76 households.
· 174 individuals received utility assistance to prevent the loss of services for 76 households.
· 369 loads of laundry were washed, and 396 showers were obtained by homeless individuals. 
· 1,019 individuals received personal care or toiletry items.
· 107 individuals received free clothing or household items from our thrift store.
· 285 individuals attended community education classes.
· 500 children received clothing and toys for Christmas.
· 1,019 individuals received a Christmas meal box and food gift voucher.


Our Impact in Gordon County