The Christian Outreach Food Pantry is in desperate need of: Canned soup, 1lb bags of rice, dry spaghetti, boxed mac and cheese, and paper bags! For Thanksgiving Baskets they are collecting: canned cranberry sauce, stuffing - any kind, cream of mushroom soup, canned green beans, gravy -canned, packets or bottled. Items can be left in the baskets outside the FLC or buy the door to the office.
The C.O.P. is located at 402 Grace Street, Smithfield, VA
Volunteers are needed at COP to sort food, fill bags or deliver bags to cars. Men are needed to pick up or deliver furniture and to unload food deliveries. Volunteer hours are 11:00am- 1:00 pm or 1:00 - 3:00 pm, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. To volunteer go in to the office on one of those days to register with COP Coordinator, Chris Lawrence. Thank you.
Food donated by Benn's church members are collected weekly and delivered to the Christian Outreach Program (COP), as well as to local individuals or families in need.