Valdosta, GA

$510K for Valdosta Food & Housing Insecurity


Valdosta, Georgia

Aetna Better Health of Georgia, part of CVS Health, has announced that it has allocated over $510,000 in community investments to support 17 local organizations. The aim of this investment is to provide essential food and housing services for individuals in Georgia who are facing food insecurity and homelessness.

Among the beneficiaries of this funding are Living Bridges Ministry Corporation and Citizens Against Violence, Inc. located in Valdosta, Georgia. Aetna's community investments will strengthen existing programs that tackle food insecurity and promote health literacy among young people, families, and individuals.

These initiatives will not only provide access to fresh and nutritious food but also offer resources to improve understanding of the relationship between food and health.

The organizations include:

  • The James Brown Family Foundation, Inc.
  • Open Hand Atlanta, Inc.
  • Sweetwater Mission, Inc.
  • Manna House Ministries, Inc.
  • Living Bridges Ministry Corporation
  • Center Helping Obesity in Children End Successfully, Inc.
  • YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta, Inc.
  • America’s Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia
  • Emanuel County Family Connection Inc.
  • Hosea Feed the Hungry and Homeless, Inc.
  • Players Philanthropy Fund (Goodr Foundation)

Multiple organizations will also be receiving community investments from Aetna to address homelessness and housing insecurity across the state.

The organizations receiving the community investments include:

  • The Salvation Army, a Georgia Corporation
  • Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation Inc.
  • Partners for HOME, Inc.
  • Citizens Against Violence, Inc.
  • House Proud Atlanta Inc.
  • Crisp County Community Council Inc.


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