Host a Food Drive

We are always in need of non-perishable goods.  Please consider hosting a food drive to benefit The Giving Tree Food Pantry.  Food drives can be held at an event, at your workplace/organization, or can be held outside of a grocery store.

  • Canned Vegetables 
  • Canned Fruits*
  • Canned Soups
  • Canned Beans
  • Canned Meat*
  • Canned Tomatoes*
  • Potato Flakes*
  • Pasta*
  • Bagged Beans*
  • Rice*
  • Hamburger Helper*
  • Macaroni and Cheese*
  • Breakfast Cereal*
  • Oatmeal*
  • Breakfast Bars*

(* Items that are currently in need. Our greatest need right now are boxed/bagged dinner and breakfast items.)


The best time to drop off donations are 

Fridays 3PM-7PM 

If these don’t times don’t work for you please contact us.

The Giving Tree Handout for Food Drives

Assist with Food Distribution

Looking for meaningful ways to give back to your community?  Come and and volunteer with Friday night food pantry.  If you are a small group (1-3) or an individual looking to volunteer, just show up any Friday around 5:45pm and we will put you to work.  However, if your group or organization is larger, then please  Contact us  first to make arrangements.  VT Students we are fully booked for this Spring 2019 semester with service groups volunteering, but please contact us about getting on the schedule for Fall or Summer 2019.

We are in desperate need of Volunteers during the summer.  Please contact us about getting your church, workplace, organization, civic group on the schedule.


Get on the Schedule

Friday Night Food Distribution is Every Friday, 5:45PM-7:15PM

If your group/organization would like to sign up for a once a month rotation for please Contact Us.

Volunteer Need to Know

Spring 2019 Volunteer Schedule

Make a Monetary Donation


Please consider making a monetary donation to The Giving Tree Food Pantry.  

                              All Donations are Tax Deductible.                           


Online Giving

Or make checks payable to The Giving Tree Food Pantry

and send to New River Valley Community Church

2455 Peppers Ferry Road  NW 

Christiansburg, VA 2407