Feeding the Hungry

At Fairlington UMC we strive to follow Christ’s call to serve those in need by providing food for those who are hungry. You are encouraged to contact the person listed for more information on how you or your group may help. Please join us as we serve Christ and help those in need.


Max’s Place
Thursdays. Deliver food to church by 11 a.m. Purchase and prepare one course of a meal once a month for residents of a special needs homeless shelter
Contact: June at OutreachFUMC@aol.com or 703-671-8557.

Carpenter’s Shelter
Work with other Fairlington volunteers to prepare the evening meal or help serve at the Alexandria homeless shelter on Henry St.  Volunteers can help one Saturday per year or more.  FUMC provides the meal on the 4th Saturday of each month, hours from 6-7:15 p.m.  Contact: Barbara (food prep) or Kathy (serving meal) at outreachFUMC@aol.com or contact the church at 703-671-8557.

Meals on Wheels
4th Monday of each month, 10:15 a.m.-noon. Deliver meals to homebound Alexandria residents. Drivers and “runners” (deliverers) for 6 routes are needed. Substitutes are also needed to fill-in for regular volunteers.
Contact: Barbara, OutreachFUMC@aol.com or 703-671-8557.

Last Saturday Food Distribution with ALIVE (Alexandrians Involved Ecumenically)
Last Saturday of the month, 8:30-noon. Join volunteers to distribution food and houseware items to low-income Alexandrians at three End, Beauregard Street); and LaDrey Senior Resident Center (Old Town).
Contact: Pam at 703-837-9300, ext. 2 or volunteers@alive-inc.org.

Preparation for ALIVE!’s Last Saturday Food Distribution.
Last Friday of the month from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Cora Kelly Recreation Center. Unload food in preparation for Last Saturday Food Distribution.
Contact: Pam at 703-837-9300, ext. 2 or volunteers@alive-inc.org.

The Society of St. Andrew

St. Andrew Club Brochure

St. Andrew Club Pledge Form

The Society of St. Andrew gets food to hungry people at a cost of pennies per serving. Become a part of Fairlington’s St. Andrew Club to receive two letters per year inviting you to make a financial donation to help end hunger in America. Join online at St. Andrew Club.
Contact: Barbara at OutreachFUMC@aol.com or call the church office at 703-671-8557.

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