United Way of Central Virginia to Distribute October Food Drive Food to Local Non-Profits for the Holidays

United Way of Central Virginia (UWCV) will distribute this year’s October Food Drive donations to the recipient food banks as well as share food drive results to the public.

Join UWCV for a press conference on Wednesday, November 13 at 10 AM as they present the Annual October Food Drive donations to 12 local non-profit food banks as well as share this year's food drive results to the citizens of Central Virginia.

This press conference will be held at the United Way of Central Virginia office building located at 1010 Miller Park Square, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501.

The following agencies will benefit from the 2019 October Food Drive:

Bedford Christian Ministries


Lake Christian Ministries

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Park View Community Mission

Rivermont Area Food Pantry

Piedmont Community Impact

Prospect Food Pantry

Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

Salvation Army

Missionary Food Bank


We would like to thank all the following organizations for participating in the 2019 drive:

American National Bank - Graves Mill Road and Timberlake Branches

Amherst Parks and Recreation - Monroe Community Center

Auto-Owners Insurance

Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce

Bedford County Economic Development Office

Bedford County Social Services

Bedford County Parks and Recreation

Bedford County Nursing Home

Bedford Hills Elementary School - Lynchburg

Bedford YMCA

Craft Automotive and Collision Group


Campbell County Parks and Recreation

Centra - 4 locations

Centra - Gretna

Centra - Pearson Cancer Center

City of Lynchburg - Fleet Services

City of Lynchburg - Parks and Recreation

City of Lynchburg - Waste Water

City of Lynchburg - Water Plant



Custom Embroidery and Screenprinting

Davidson Doyle & Hilton

Elizabeth's Early Learning Center

Fleet Laboratories

Framatome - Old Forest Road

Kroger- Appomattox

L3Harris - Jefferson Ridge Parkway location

Lynchburg City Hall

Lynchburg City Schools Truancy Center

Lynchburg Community Market

Lynchburg Museum System

Lynchburg Fire Station #1 - Clay Street

Lynchburg Fire Station #2 - Grace Street

Lynchburg Fire Station #3 - Fort Avenue

Lynchburg Fire Station #4 - Birch Street

Lynchburg Fire Station #5 - Boonsboro Road

Lynchburg Fire Station #6 - Miller Park

Lynchburg Fire Station #7 - Lakeside Drive

Lynchburg Fire Station #8 - Old Graves Mill Road

Piedmont Community Health Plan

Richeson Drive Pediatrics

Testify Church - Amherst

About United Way of Central Virginia

United Way of Central Virginia (UWCV) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to mobilize the compassionate power of our community to help improve the lives of Central Virginians. UWCV supports programs and services that focus on the areas of health, education, income and basic human needs. For more information, visit www.unitedwaycv.org.