Food4Thought Partner Schools

Support Our Food4Thought Partners

COVID-19 Update -- Please Read: During COVID-19, Britepaths' staff is maintaining communications with staff and volunteers at our Partner Schools and supporting them as needed. Cash Donations continue to be most helpful and allow us to provide gift cards to assist schools that are actively providing food support to families in need. Some schools detailed below are accepting in-person donations, including Food4Thought packs.

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Checks welcome! Mail to Britepaths at 3959 Pender Dr., Ste. 200, Fairfax, VA 22030.
Write Food4Thought and designated school (if any) in memo line.

Our Food4Thought Partner Schools Are:

Alexandria: Fort Hunt ES, Hollin Meadows ES, Montrose ALC, Mount Vernon HS and Woodley Hills ES; Centreville: Bull Run ES and Cub Run ES; Fairfax City/Central Fairfax: Daniels Run ES, Fairfax HS, Frost MS, Lanier MS, Little Run ES and Providence ES; Falls Church: Falls Church HS and Westlawn ES; Herndon/Reston: Hunters Woods ES, Langston Hughes MS; Vienna: Cedar Lane School, Kilmer MS, Marshall Road ES

Partner School Contacts/Needs

Note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, some schools have not yet indicated whether they are able to take in-person donations. The schools listed here have provided updated information about whether they can accept in-person donations. You may donate funds to all schools listed above through our on-line donation form.

Service Project: Click Here for information on how your family, friends or group can assemble weekend food packs for schools that are taking food donations. Best for elementary & middle schools. Note that this project requires collecting/donating the food that is contained in the packs.

Bull Run Elementary School, Centreville

Updated 12-3-20
Click Here to Donate Funds, or Deliver/Mail Grocery Store Gift Cards: $20-$25 Giant or Walmart most needed.
15301 Lee Highway, Centreville, VA 20121
Hours: 8 am-4:30 pm
Contact Rachel DiBartolo, redibartolo@fcps.edu, to arrange donation

Cub Run Elementary School, Centreville

Updated 10-29-20
Click Here to Donate Funds. Select Cub Run on the form and Britepaths will give them gift cards.
Or donate allergy-friendly snack packs (eg. pretzels, crackers) or Amazon Gift Cards for the purchase of snacks (send to KABuesing@fcps.edu).
5301 Sully Station Dr., Centreville, VA 20120
Hours: 8:30 am-4 pm
Contact Kristin Buesing at KABuesing@fcps.edu or 703.633.7557

Falls Church High School, Falls Church

Updated 2/23/21
Virtual: Click Here to Donate Funds; Donate Food via their Amazon Wish List; Get a periodic pick-up via Food for Neighbors' Red Bag Program
Drop off Food at the school office during school hours
Most-needed items: Bags of rice, bags of dry beans/lentils, Maseca (tortilla flour), canned corn, canned green beans, spaghetti, cooking oil, cereal boxes, boxes of granola/cereal bars, fruit cups
7521 Jaguar Trail, Falls Church, VA 22042
Hours: 7:30 am-4 pm
Contacts: Shannon Stapleton smstapleton@fcps.edu, 703-207-4085, Andrea Chottiner amchottiner@fcps.edu 703-207-4079 or Carolina Diaz cbdiaz@fcps.edu 571-265-1029

Fort Hunt Elementary School, Alexandria

Updated 10-30-20
Donate Food via their Amazon Wish List
Drop-off Food (eg. shelf-stable milk boxes, juice boxes, individual-size meals with meat, mac & cheese cups, fruit cups) at the school in the front of the building in the clear tub, Mon.-Fri. between 8:30a-4p
8832 Linton Lane, Alexandria, VA 22308
Office Hours: 8:30 am-4 pm
Contact Sarah Vavredge at sjvavredge@fcps.edu or 703.619.2600

Hunters Woods Elementary School, Reston

Updated 11-11-20
Grocery Store Gift Cards are Most Needed. Contact klester81@gmail.com for details.
2401 Colts Neck Road, Reston, VA 20191
Office Hours: Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:30AM – 4:30PM
Contact: Katie Lester at klester81@gmail.com

Kilmer Middle School, Vienna

Updated 6-3-21
Donate via their Amazon Wish List
More Information on Kilmer's Weekend Food Page
Drop-off Food at the school office: Shelf-stable Entrees – Ravioli, stews, and pasta bowls; Soup (pop-top cans or cups); Macaroni and cheese (individual cups/packets – microwaveable); tuna or chicken lunch kits; Cereal packets or bars; oatmeal packets; snack packets (goldfish, pretzels, raisins, trail mix; pudding cups); 100% fruit/applesauce cups; shelf-stable milk boxes; 100% juice boxes.
8100 Wolftrap Road, Vienna, VA 22182
Office Hours: Monday-Friday between the hours of 7AM – 3PM; Phone: 703.846.8800
Contact: Charlene Horne at cmhorne1@fcps.edu and Debra David at dsdavid@fcps.edu

Langston Hughes Middle School, Reston

Updated 12-3-20
Click Here to Donate Funds or Donate Food via their Amazon Wish List
Drop-off Food at the school office: breakfast bars, pasta, sauce, macaroni and cheese, soups, fruit cups, dried fruit, individual snack packs, shelf-stable milk boxes.
11401 Ridge Heights Road, Reston, VA 20191
Office Hours: Monday-Friday between the hours of 7 AM – 3 PM
Contact: Mark Blocker, MFBlocker@fcps.edu or 703.715.3638

Lanier Middle School, Fairfax City

Updated 11-11-20
Donate Funds
3801 Jermantown Road Fairfax, VA 22030
Hours: 7 am-3:30 pm
Contacts: Maria Marris, Social Worker (Monday, Tuesday, Friday), msmarris@fcps.edu; Katy Malesky, A Place to Stand, katy@placetostand.org

Little Run Elementary School, Fairfax
Updated 11-11-20
Donate Food via their Amazon Wish List
Drop-off Food at volunteer's house (email lresf4t@gmail.com for information)
Needed items: shelf-stable milk boxes, juice boxes, individual-size meals with meat, mac & cheese cups, fruit cups
Contact Saundra Honeysett or Jennifer Blackford at lresf4t@gmail.com

Marshall Road Elementary School, Vienna

Updated 11-12-20
Donate Funds or Mail Giant Food Grocery Gift Cards ($20 or $25 most helpful) 
Mail to: 730 Marshall Road, SW, Vienna, VA 22180, attn: Krista Davidson
Contact Krista Davidson at kmdavidson@fcps.edu or 703-937-1556

Providence Elementary School, Fairfax City

Updated 11-11-20
Donate Funds or Grocery Gift Cards: Donate Via our Food4Thought Page, or mail/deliver checks or $10 Giant gift cards that Britepaths will pass to Providence. Please be sure to indicate that donations are for Providence ES.
Drop-off Food (Please Call Office in Advance! 703-460-4400): Most-needed items: Small bags of beans and rice.
3616 Jermantown Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Hours: 7:30 am – 4 pm
Contact: June Bloedorn, jmbloedorn@fcps.edu, 703-460-4462

Westlawn Elementary School, Falls Church

Updated 12-3-20
Donate $20-$25 Giant Gift Cards (mail to Savannah Ferster at 3200 Westley Road, Falls Church, VA 22042)
Donate Food via their Amazon Wish List
Drop-off Food in designated container at the main entrance on Mondays between 8a-4p
Most-needed items: shelf-stable milk, juice boxes, mini cereal boxes, oatmeal packets, individual-size meals with meat, mac & cheese cups, chicken or tuna lunch kits, individual size cheese crackers, popcorn or pretzels, granola bars, shelf-stable pudding cups, fruit/apple sauce cups
3200 Westley Road, Falls Church, VA 22042
Contact: Savannah Ferster, slferster@fcps.edu, 703-241-5100

Woodley Hills Elementary School, Alexandria

Updated 11-11-20
Donate Food via their Amazon Wish List; Or Donate Funds
8718 Old Mt. Vernon Highway, Alexandria, VA 22309
Hours: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: contact@woodleyhillsfood4thought.org