Thank-you, Linda Freund

Thank-you, Linda Freund

On Sunday afternoon, December 11, community leaders and Co-Op volunteers and supporters gathered at 550 Trackside in downtown Lawrenceville to say thank you to Co-Op director Linda Freund, who is retiring at year-end 2016. Linda served as director for 16 years,...
$5,000 Award from United Way

$5,000 Award from United Way

On Tuesday, December 6, the Co-Op was pleased to receive a $5,000 award from the United Way of Greater Atlanta. The check was one of several awarded at the United Way’s luncheon for its advisory boards in DeKalb and Gwinnett Counties, the United Way Campaign Cabinets,...
New Director Named

New Director Named

Beginning January 1, 2017, Tom Balog will succeed Linda Freund as Executive Director of the Lawrenceville Co-Op. Tom comes to the Co-Op with 16 years experience working in a church environment, most recently as the church business administrator at McKendree United...
Thanks to JB Green!

Thanks to JB Green!

Many thanks to 5th grader JB Green, who collected food and money for the Co-Op, as part of a school project.  JB, who is a member of The Bridge Church, used the financial donations to buy additional food. Then he and his family delivered a total of 2,580 food items...
St. Lawrence Catholic Food Drive

St. Lawrence Catholic Food Drive

Thirty youths and adults from St. Lawrence Catholic Church formed a human chain to deliver 19,546 cans of food and other pantry donations to the Co-Op on Sunday night, November 13! All food was sorted and counted before it arrived at the Co-Op. Many thanks to Mary and...
2016 One Can Ride

2016 One Can Ride

Many thanks to  Apalachee Cycle in Dacula for sponsoring its “One Can Make a Difference” bike ride for the sixth year in a row! This year’s ride took place on Saturday morning, November 12, with  Ebenezer Baptist Church, Dacula, once again serving as the new hosting...