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Nonprofit of the Year Award!

Companies raising awareness and funds for A Simple Gesture GSO

This month, A Simple Gesture won the Greensboro Volunteer Center‘s Outstanding Nonprofit of the Year award. This is what they read about A Simple Gesture: [su_testimonial]In two short years, A Simple Gesture has made major waves to end the cycle of hunger in Greensboro and Guilford County.  A Simple Gesture asks donors to fill a…

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Living Faith- Feeding the Hungry

I grew up Catholic and have always cherished the tradition of abstaining from meat on Fridays during Lent, the season leading up to Easter.  There are about 1.2 billion Catholics around the world today, most of which will fast together.  If you pay close attention, you will notice nearly all of the fast food chains…

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Help A Simple Gesture Reach 30 Corporate Partners

A Simple Gesture GSO nonprofit organization

A Simple Gesture – Greensboro is a non-profit organization that helps alleviate hunger right here in Guilford County.  We have achieved amazing things since beginning in 2015.  In a little over a year, A Simple Gesture – Greensboro has collected over 133,000 pounds of food!  But there is still much to do and you can…

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Thanking our Founding Sponsors

A Simple Gesture picking up donated food

We would like to thank some individuals and organizations for their assistance and support in establishing A Simple Gesture-Greensboro. These people are; Mr Mike Weaver, individually, and the Weaver Foundation; Mr. Bob Braswell, President of Carolina Bank; Ms Leslie Anderson of Leslie Anderson, CPA; and Mr Brad Isaac and Mr Joe Warner of Breslow Starling,…

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Faith-Communities to Thank for Rapid Growth

Westminster Presbyterian Church

We are very pleased that Westminster Presbyterian Church agreed to be the first sponsor of A Simple Gesture and serve as the genesis of A Simple Gesture-Greensboro. Our initial start-up began in April 2015 as we enrolled food donors, volunteer drivers and other volunteers from the congregation of Westminster Presbyterian. Our first pick-up was in June 2015 with more than…

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