Congregations are cleaning up Dale City and helping the less fortunate.
Hispanic Pentecostal Evangelista, Korean Mustard Seed and Lutheran Church of the Covenant (LCOC) are participating in a service project on September 8.
Members of the organizations will clean up Cloverdale Road following a worship service.
They are also collecting items that will be given to those living in shelters operated by Action in Community Through Service (ACTS), a non-profit in Dumfries.
County residents can bring snacks and household supplies to LCOC, 15008 Cloverdale Road.
Here are the items that are being collected:
- Paper towels
- Toilet paper
- Paper plates
- Printer paper
- Air freshener
- All purpose cleaner
- Zip loc bags
- Large trash bags
- Disinfectant wipes
- Hand soap and hand sanitizer
- Aluminum foil
- Plastic wrap
- Juice boxes or pouches
- Single serving bag of pretzels or popcorn
- Single serving of fruit snacks or fruit roll-up
- Granola bars (no peanut butter)