8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Walker Chapel UMC


This will be a joint mission project between Cherrydale UMC and Walker Chapel UMC – Potato Drop
Location: Walker Chapel, 4102 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22207
Date: Saturday, October 2nd
Time: 8AM to 3PM (Please note we will probably finish by 1PM)
COVID Due to COVID we will be registering all volunteers (online registration coming
soon) and requiring masks for all volunteers. Event will be hosted outside.
Description: Walker Chapel UMC and Cherrydale UMC will be receiving 18 pallets of
potatoes to distribute to area Food Kitchens and Pantries. We will need volunteers to
breakdown 50 pound bags into 10 pound bags. We will also need assistance loading
the bags into the trucks of the Food Kitchens and Pantries who will be picking up the
items on the day of the event. We will also have some cleanup that occurs during the
event and at the end of event.
If you have any of the following items at home please bring them the day of the
 Work Gloves (not necessary to have but will keep your hands clean 😀)
 Brooms
 Rakes
Clothing Drive:
We will also be collecting slightly used clothing for those in need the day of the
event. We will be primarily looking for winter clothes especially winter coats.