Nationwide, job losses caused by the pandemic are increasing demand at food pantries. To help the need locally, POJ churches are giving to area hunger programs.
in Chester gave a portion of their POJ Inspire Gift to the Chesterfield Food Bank.
shared theirs with the Amelia Food Pantry.
in Prince George purchased 100 bags of groceries that the police departments of Prince George and Hopewell distributed to people in need. The church also purchased meals from a local restaurant for hospital staff.
River Road Church
in Richmond held a food and fund drive to benefit Feed More. They collected $24,000 and 1,200 pounds of food.
Blessings to all churches and organizations who extend generosity to others during this time.