Three local organizations are working together once again on the annual Thanksgiving Drive, which helps families in need of food. Individuals, businesses and organizations are encouraged to drop off non-perishable food and other essential items as several drop-off points throughout the area.
Cornerstones, a local nonprofit organization that helps neighbors in overcome tough economic times, is in need of the following items:
- Toilet Paper
- Baby Wipes
- Hygiene Items
- Cooking Oil
- Dry Beans
- Canned Meats
- Flour, Sugar, etc.
- Peanut Butter & Jelly
- Canned Fruit
- Soups, Chili, etc.
- Coffee, Tea, etc.
- Macaroni & Cheese
- Boxed Potatoes
- Heavy Duty Clear Plastic Bins (approx. size of file boxes)
- Shelf Stable Milk (evaporated, condensed, dry, soy, etc.)
Drop-off locations, as listed by RCC, are below:
- RCC Hunters Woods
2310 Colts Neck Road, Reston
- RCC Lake Anne
1609-A Washington Plaza, Reston
- Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce
1886 Metro Center Drive, Suite 230, Reston
- Access National Bank
1800 Robert Fulton Drive, Suite 105, Reston
- Hunter Mill District Office
1802 Cameron Glen Drive, Reston
12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston
- JBG/RTC West
12100, 12110,12120 Sunset Hills Road, Reston
- LePort Montessori Herndon
13251 Woodland Park Road, Herndon
- Long & Foster Realtors
2100 Reston Pkwy, Suite 102, Reston
- Reston Association – HQ
12001 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston
- Reston Association – CSF
12250 Sunset Hills Road, Reston
- Reston Association – WNC
11450 Glade Drive, Reston
- State Farm Insurance
11868 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200, Reston
- Tall Oaks Assisted Living
12052 North Shore Drive, Reston
- The Harrison at Reston Town Center
1800 Jonathan Way, Reston
- Washington Hilton Dulles
13869 Park Center Road, Herndon
- YMCA Fairfax County Reston
12196 Sunset Hills Road, Reston
Photo via RCC
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