Connecting Point: Spring 2020

What to Donate to the Connecting Point right now:
Canned meat, Canned fruits, Toothbrush/toothpaste, toilet paper, bread, hearty soups, cleaning sanitizers and sanitizing wipes

How to Donate
  1. DROP-OFF: Contact (434) 485-3584 to drop off food/supplies at a designated time at the Connecting Point (1216 Rivermont Avenue).
  2. THIRD PARTY DELIVERY: Work with your Community Group to purchase food via an online delivery service (i.e. Kroger, Please ship items to 104 Willow Street, Lynchburg, VA 24503.

Click here to see a complete list of Donation Items for the Connecting Point; some of our most requested and needed items are canned meat (tuna, chicken, pork), canned fruit, cleaning supplies (antibacterial wipes, paper towels, TP), hand soap,  and granola bars.

How to Serve…VOLUNTEER as part of our Food Distribution Team
Contact for information on serving with our Covid Response Team as we distribute food to our neighbors on Saturdays.

How to Serve…Work as a delivery driver!
If individuals in our church are interested in serving the community through delivering food boxes, they can contact
  1. Volunteers need to feel comfortable with food delivery while still maintaining safe CDC and WHO safety guidelines.
  2. Volunteers need to be able to connect with neighbors who they are delivering food to, and then follow-up with neighbors to check in on them and ask if there are other needs we can meet.
  3. Volunteers need to be able to pray with the neighbors and communicate prayer requests to our outreach team.

Additional Ministries in Our City 
Blue Ridge Area Food Bank: (people can volunteer for available shifts. Check website and be sure you are looking at the Lynchburg location)
Meals on Wheels:, (434) 847-0796
Park View Community Mission: (434) 845-8468
Agape Lynchburg: (434) 846-2783
Daily Bread Soup Kitchen: (434) 845-5703
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