From left are WFCM employees members: Meals Pantry Supervisor Christine Harm, Director of Consumer Operations and Applications Pamela Montesinos, Meals and Volunteer Program Supervisor Debbie Culbertson, Pantry Supervisor Tom Needham, Assistant Meals Pantry Supervisor Patrick Mason, Buyer Service Specialist and Program Supervisor Dolly Bonta : Revis and CEO Concord Taddeo.

To the editor:

As we start 2023, West Fairfax Christian Ministries (WFCM) want to thank all companions who supported our Thanksgiving and December vacation meals distributions. Collectively, we had been in a position to present Thanksgiving groceries to 850 households and December vacation groceries to 550 households.

Meals included milk, eggs, butter, hen/turkey, potatoes, carrots, celery, onions, apples, oranges, rolls, and bins of cooking necessities similar to vegetable oil, sugar, flour, cake/brownie combine, together with juice and canned items. collectively. greens. The December bins additionally included extra Out of College meals similar to tuna, pasta and pasta sauce.

Households served included a number of the 2,733 people who use our customer-selected meals pantry every month, in addition to these referred from native faculties, plus Meals on Wheels shoppers in western Fairfax County. (The nonprofit WFCM is predicated in Chantilly.)

Throughout each distributions, the Fairfax County Well being Division supplied COVID boosters, vaccinating about 40 folks. In December, Comptroller Kathy Smith (D-Sully) and her crew delivered greater than 400 coats bought by way of Operation Heat with donations from Pohanka Automotive, the American Turkish Friendship Affiliation. and others locally.

Thanks to all of the donors who made our vacation meals distribution doable;


Capital Space Meals Financial institution

Cedar Run Group Church

Centerville United Methodist Church

Central Presbyterian Church of Christ

Christ Presbyterian Church

Ascension Church

Epiphany Anglican Church

Clifton Presbyterian Church

Fairfax Church of Christ

Gateway Group Church

Meals Lion

King of Kings Lutheran Church

Knights of Columbus, St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church

Lord of Life Lutheran Church

Ox Hill Baptist Church

Pender United Methodist Church (Mary Martha County)

Premium distributors

Nice Valley United Methodist Church

St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church

St. John’s Episcopal Church

Sora household

Sully District Supervisor Workplace (roughly 400 coats by way of Operation Heat in partnership with Pohanka Automotive, ATFA and different donors)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Union Mill Elementary

Westfields Enterprise Homeowners Assn.

Westfields Marriott

Ladies’s Membership of Western Fairfax County

Zion Worship Middle.

With respects,

Concord Taddeo,

WFCM Govt Director

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