News By the Numbers:
6080 pounds (3 TONS!) of clothes went home with 282 neighbors during the seven days of our "pop-up clothing giveaway" last month. Another 3 tons is being sorted so we can do it again soon.
5600 dollars were raised on Giving Tuesday.
bags of food are currently distributed each week to public school students by
Food for Thought
5 places where those bags go are to Head Start pre-schoolers in the Burg and Amherst County. On the other end of the age spectrum, help is given for pantries run by Randolph College, CVCC, Liberty, and UL.
2 schools in Campbell County are now receiving bags (Leesville Road and Tomahawk) sponsored by Timberlake United Methodist Church, and we need more church partners (or businesses or civic groups), both in the city and as we extend our reach into surrounding counties.