WPER is highlighting local churches and organizations in our listening area that are collecting supplies for the Afghan refugees that are being rehomed in our area. We are asking that you donate diapers, formula, wipes and pack n plays to the locations listed below.
“For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in.” Matthew 25:35
Drop Off Locations:
International Rescue Committee, Charlottesville:
Deliver donated items to:
609 East Market Street, Suite 104
Charlottesville, VA 22902 (our office entrance is on 7th Street).
There is a loading zone on the corner of 7th St. and Market St. for donation drop-off.
Donations may be dropped off:
An appointment is no longer required. However, masks must be worn when entering the office. If you are interested in donating items or have any questions, please contact [email protected] or 434-979-7772.
International Rescue Committee, Richmond Location:
1301 N Hamilton St #101
Richmond, VA 23230
Donations can be dropped off:
6935 Columbia Pike
Annandale Va 22003
**gift cards only- to grocery stores/Target/Wal-Mart**
Trinity Presbyterian Church
651 Dranesville Rd
Herndon, VA 20170
First Baptist Church of Woodbridge
13600 Minnieville Rd
Woodbridge VA 22193
Fairfax Community Church
11451 Braddock Rd
Fairfax VA 22030
5933 Plank Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Mon-Fri: 7am to 7pm drop off
Saturday: 8am to 11am
540-848-3214 with any questions
Choice Baptist Church
16 Burton Loop
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
on Sunday, September 5 from 9am to 12 noon
and Sunday, September 12 from 9am to 12 noon.
Fort Belvoir Religious Support Office
Fort Belvoir Chapel
5950 12th St #101
Fort Belvoir, VA 22060
Mon- Thurs. 9am-3pm