About Us

People Help Exchange, Inc. (formerly Play Hard Elite Inc.), founded in 2015 as a Henry County Georgia-based not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Our Board of Directors appointed I, Tonya Lewis, as Executive Director. The nonprofit serves as an emergency assistance program for veterans, families, and persons in crisis.

Our program aims to provide interim food, shelter, and skill training to empower self-sufficient individuals. People Help Exchange will significantly impact the Henry County, Georgia community in short-term relief and long-term skill development and empowerment.


The mission of People Help Exchange Inc is to enhance the quality of life for veterans, families, and persons in crisis by providing healthy food choices, shelter, and job opportunities to help them reach their full potential.

How Can We Serve You?

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Become a volunteer!

We rely on community involvement to assist in completing our missions.

Join us in the


December 18th from 10am – 3pm & December 19th from 11am – 3pm, we will be giving away toys to the children! Toy distribution will be on a first come first serve basis. 

Join us in the


December 18th from 10am – 3pm & December 19th from 11am – 3pm, we will be giving food to those in need this holiday season!

Veteran  Services

Job Opportunities

 Our specialist work with you to secure employment through one our our employment partners. provides free job search assistance to U.S. military members, veterans and their spouses, and we help companies connect with opportunities to hire them.

Food Pantry

We strive to  alleviate hunger in our county. Our founders strive to increase food security for our veterans and to eliminate hunger among low income individuals and families.

Job Readiness Training

We offer pne-on-one support, counseling, and training to boost your skills and build your career. Our specialist help with resume writing, dressing for success courses, interviewing and more.

Life Essentials

Emergency Assistance Program

Now has funds available to assist Henry County income eligible households
Impacted by COVID-19 with mortgage & utility payments, depending upon eligibility and availability.


Food Pantry

Event Booking


71 Pine Grove Rd
Locust Grove, GA 30248




(678) 814-4144