Local Partners

Join Us in Service Towards Others…

Floris UMC cares for families and individuals in need by providing fundamental necessities, such as food and clothing. We also partner with local organizations to provide shelter.

Below are some ways you can volunteer in our community through Floris UMC. For more information about any of these programs, contact Donna Porter at dporter@florisumc.org

Current Opportunities

Floris UMC’s GRACE Ministries hosts food, diaper and clothing distribution. They accept seasonally-appropriate clothing for infants, children and adults, as well as children’s books.

Floris UMC’s Help Hungry Kids ministry provides food for children at Hutchison Elementary School who have little to eat over the weekend.

Floris UMC’s Rebuilding Together has touched countless lives over more than 25 years. Their mission of “repairing homes, revitalizing communities, rebuilding lives” is vital to everyone.

Food for Others

Support a non-profit that provides mobile food distribution through Food for Others in Fairfax, VA.

The Closet

Help at a non-profit that funds local charities and scholarships through The Closet in Herndon, VA.

Winter Opportunities

Floris UMC has partnered with Cornerstones for more than 10 years. Through this partnership, Floris UMC participates in the North County Hypothermia Program. We provide up to 30 homeless people with a hot dinner at the North County Government Center in Reston, VAThis is a simple, tangible way to serve those without shelter in our immediate community.

For more information, contact Scott and Catherine Nowak at florisumchypothermiashelter@gmail.com or complete this form.

Floris UMC is a generous congregation that enjoys blessing the community during the Advent Season (November-December). Each year, Floris UMC partners with local organizations to provide gifts and basic necessities to vulnerable children, individuals and families in our community.

Floris UMC has collected donations to support:

  • ANGEL Tree Prison Fellowship
  • Cornerstones
  • Hutchison Elementary School
  • Hypothermia Prevention Program
  • Helping Children Worldwide
  • INOVA Care Connection for Children
  • Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter

Each January, Floris UMC Guest House hosts approximately 40 homeless individuals. Guests receive a hot dinner, breakfast, a place to sleep, a shower, and the opportunity to participate in a variety of evening activities. With a program of this magnitude, it is estimated there will be 250 volunteer opportunities available for the week.

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