Human and 4-Legged Canned Food Drive

Share-What-U-CanThe Georgia Recreation and Parks Association (GRPA)is holding a state-wide food drive for both canned food for the food banks and pet food for the animal shelters in Columbus, GA. Columbus is our host for the 2017 Annual GRPA conference and we would like to thank them by giving back to their community. All items should be delivered to the Decatur Recreation Center located at 231 Sycamore Street no later than November 3 for delivery to Columbus on November 6th.

Decatur Active Living is a member of the GRPA and supports their mission. For more information contact

Decatur Active Living Teen Club Food Drive Tomorrow

The Decatur Active Living Teen Club is asking residents of Decatur and the metro area to comeout and join them for the 2nd annual Canned Food Drive tomorrow, November 20 from noon until 6:30pm at Ebster Rec Center. Their mission is to help eliminate hunger in the area and provide  those in need with food. Non-perishable items will be accepted and will be donated to a local Atlanta food bank. Also accepted will be toothpaste, toothbrushes, soap, hand sanitizer, deodorant, shoes, coats,  blankets, gloves, socks and hats.

Hotdogs and hamburgers will be provided.

For more information, please contact Tavelus Johnson 404-903-3631 or email

Active Living Teen Club Can Food Drive

The Decatur Active Living Teen Club is holding their second annual Can Food Drive on Saturday, November 6 from noon until 6:30 pm at Ebster Rec Center on West Trinity Place. Their mission is to help elimninate hunger in Atlanta and provide those in need with food. The items collected will be donated to a local food bank. For more information or to volunteer please contact Tavelus Johnson or call 404-903-3631. I hear hotdogs and hanburgers will be provided!