Representatives of North Fulton Community Charities (NFCC) awarded the Alpharetta church with the annual Faith Partner of the Year award for partnering with the organization for more than 20 years. Alpharetta FUMC offers monthly financial support and provides volunteers who work in the Thrift Shop, food pantry and holiday programs. The church’s golf team has won the NFCC’s Faith Challenge for the last two years. www.nfcchelp.org. www.afumc.org.