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Monday, April 6, 2020

COVID-19 and Reston: Ways You Can Help (Updated 5/20)

A list of organizations and groups seeking donations and other support during the coronavirus outbreak.

Fairfax County has a fancy map of organizations throughout the county helping during this time.

Embry Rucker Community Shelter wishlist and Reston food pantry

South Lakes High School Food Pantry

Cornerstones of Reston
Cornerstones is a nonprofit organization that promotes self-sufficiency by providing support and advocacy for those in need of food, shelter, affordable housing, quality childcare, and other human services.

Fellowship Square Fill the Basket Drive, seeking all kinds of in-kind donations for senior residents.

CORE Foundation COVID-19 Donation Drive.

Herndon Cares, a collection of Herndon and Reston congregations, is ordering weekly takeout dinners from local restaurants and providing them to more than 400 community members. Donate here.

Fairfax Futures is seeking donations for materials and cleaning supplies for childcare programs.

Nova Labs, a Reston-based community makerspace, has a fund to support its manufacturing of reusable face shields and masks.

Community Foundation for Northern Virginia COVID-19 Response Fund

Reston Now seeking financial support.

Fairfax County Neighbor to Neighbor and Village programs

LINK pantry list
LINK is an all volunteer Christian organization providing emergency food to families in need in Herndon, Sterling and Ashburn, Virginia.

Reminder to be wary of coronavirus scams.

Kalypso's Sports Tavern Employee Relief Fund
Roer's Zoofari (formerly Reston Zoo) Animal Feed/Care
Bartenders of Cooper's Hawk Reston
Uncle Julio's of Reston Employee Relief
Red's Table Employee Relief Fund
Relief for Crafthouse Employees
Relief for Team Passionfish
Pica Deli Relief Fund
Morton's Reston Bar Team
Sweet Green Reston
Jimmy's Old Town Tavern Employee Tip Pool

Contact us to add others to the list.

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