Hampton Elementary Earns Georgia School Bell Award for Market Day Program
Hampton Elementary's Market Day Program was awareded the 2020 Georgia School Bell Award from the Georgia Association of Elementary School Principals. Market Day is a Mobile Food Pantry collaboration of community organizations, led by Hampton Elementary, with support from Atlanta Community Food Bank, City of Hampton Government, Atlanta Motor Speedway and others. This monthly event provides fresh fruit, vegetables, dairy products, canned goods and more, free of charge to families throughout the South Metro Atlanta region. Started in November 2019, the program has provided food to over 36,000 individuals, in a time where needs continue to grow. Hampton Elementary is proud to receive this recognition, and for its role as a vital piece of the Hampton community.