Categories: The Parish Column

Nourishing Bethesda Coalition* Family Food Distribution Donation Instructions

Thank you for your contribution to the Nourishing Bethesda effort! Our goal is to feed 300 families each week, providing boxes of food designed to feed 4 people for 5 days. This costs about $7,500 per week, or $25 per family for one week.

To donate online:

To donate by check:

  • Make the check out to St. John’s Norwood Episcopal Church
  • Annotate it “Nourish Bethesda – Food Distribution”
  • Mail to St. John’s Norwood Episcopal Church at 6701 Wisconsin Avenue, Chevy Chase, Maryland 20815

To donate a thanksgiving meal:

  • Use either of the methods above, indicating “Thanksgiving Donation – Nourish Now” as the fund for online donations or on the comment line on checks
  • Donations will be accepted through Thanksgiving Day. $15 provides a holiday meal to one family.

Donations are tax deductible and donors will receive a receipt for tax purposes.

Thank you for helping our neighbors in need!

* The Nourishing Bethesda Coalition includes the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad, the Greater Bethesda Chamber of Commerce, the Hyatt Regency Bethesda, Nourish Now and St. John’s Norwood Episcopal Church. You can read more about this coalition here.