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Don’t go hungry! Free bread & sweets available for all!

The HGCI “Bread of Heaven” program offers free bread & sweets to any one in need! This program occurs every Tuesday from 11 am to 12 noon at the Dallas Housing Authority Community Building in Paulding.  There are NOT any income or citizenship verifications required! If you are hungry or just need help making ends meet…HGCI is here to help! Food is provided until we run out.

Higher Ground Community Initiative

“Bread from Heaven” Free Food Program

Every Tuesday 11am to 12 pm (or until food is gone)

Dallas Housing Authority Community Building

350 Paulding Lane; Dallas, GA 30132

Special thanks to the Dallas Kroger Store and their food vendors located on Nathan Dean Blvd. in Dallas, Georgia for their commitment to feeding Paulding county!!!  http://www.kroger.com

Help With Your Energy Bill Is Available!

TALLATOONA COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM (CAP) HAS STARTED OFFERING ENERGY RELIEF TO THE COMMUNITY AS OF DECEMBER 1, 2008

All applications are taken by appointment. Through this program they help pay heating bills for eligible applicants. FYI, reference the chart below to understand the financial guidelines Tallatoona CAP uses to help determine if you are eligible for assistance. If you exceed the amount, still contact them!!!

2003 HHS Poverty Guidelines

Size of
Family Unit


100%


125%


150%

1
$8,980
$11,225
$13,470
2
$12,120
$15,150
$18,180
3
$15,260
$19,075
$22,890
4
$18,400
$23,000
$27,600
5
$21,540
$26,925
$32,310
6
$24,680
$30,850
$37,020
7
$27,820
$34,775
$41,730
8
$30,960
$38,700
$46,440
For each additional
person add:
$3,140

SOURCE: Federal Register, Vol. 68, No. 26, February 7, 2003, pp. 6456-6458

You will be required to bring a valid Georgia ID for adults in the household, social security cards for everyone in your household, proof of your last 30 days of income and your energy bill.

Tallatoona Paulding HRDC

Rhonda Brown, Service Coordinator
823 Macland Road
Dallas, GA 30132
Telephone: 770-445-4171
Fax: 770-445-4014
pauldinghrdc@tallatoonacap.org

For more information about all of Tallatoona CAP’s services across the state of Georgia visit http://www.tallatoonacap.org

Welcome to HGCI Online…”Building a Stronger Community, One Family at a Time”

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Welcome HGCI Online Community Visitor,

We are a non-profit organization heeding the call of families throughout the Paulding County community in the state of Georgia (USA) for assistance. Many families are crying out for assistance in the areas of financial management, education, health and social recreation. HGCI has an unwavering commitment to providing family oriented support services to help strengthen the family nucleus in the Paulding County community. HGCI’s five key community service initiatives to achieve this task are as follows:

* Literacy  * Youth Development  * Unified Families

* Health & Wellness  * Cultural Diversity

Join us online here at this site to inform, express, understand, learn and actively steer the wheel of positive supportive change for all families and the online world community. HGCI is committed to building a stronger community, one family at a time.

Warmest Regards,

Filecia S. Tatum

Founder/Executive Director, HGCI

“The moral test of a society is how that society treats those who are in the dawn of life , the children those who are in the twilight of life,  the elderly those who are in the shadow of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped.” –Hubert Humphrey