We would like to thank the community for coming together to help prepare our shelter for its opening on December 1. Thank you to everyone who signed up to volunteer as grocery givers, supply providers, lunch providers, and laundry volunteers. Thank you to Falls Church Presbyterian, Bethany Ellis, Columbia Baptist Church, Meridian High School’s senior class, St. James Catholic Church, New City Church, and Ledo Pizza for coordinating dinners throughout the season.
We would also like to thank Lewinsville Presbyterian Church for their donation of money toward the purchase of new mattresses everyone who purchased needed items from our Amazon Wishlist, The Kensington Falls Church for hosting the Friendsgiving “Stuff the Truck” event and delivering groceries and supplies to our shelter.
Thank you to everyone to several volunteers and to the following groups who helped prepare the shelter in a variety of ways: Falls Church Presbyterian Church Youth Group, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, and Girl Scout Troop 3484.