Herndon UMC's mission is to serve and share God's Love in community.

Be a Neighbor

These are unprecedented times but they offer us many opportunities to serve and share God's Love with our neighbors.  If you are looking for ways to offer assistance, there are opportunities here (to the right on desktop or below on mobile) and more listed below under Opportunities to Serve.  If you have another idea or need some help choosing, please contact a staff member.

Neighbor Hotline

If you are at greater risk in our community and have a need like picking up medications or groceries, mowing the lawn, or if you would just like someone to talk to, please call or text:

571-306-0540

Hypothermia Dinners

During the winter months of December through March, unsheltered homeless adults living around our community have a place to seek shelter from the cold weather. Cornerstones partners with Fairfax County to operate the North County Hypothermia Prevention Program (NCHP),...

LINK, Inc.

LINK, Inc. exists to provide emergency food and financial assistance to qualified people in need. Herndon UMC helps support LINK by serving as a donation drop off point (year-round) and by supporting an on-site LINK food pantry. Herndon UMC also hosts the Christmas...

The Closet of Greater Herndon

The Closet of Greater Herndon is a wonderful place to shop. It supports the needs of community members, and it passes the profits back to the community. Learn more about how to support this organization.

Neighbors On-Call

During this COVID-19 pandemic, God's Love calls us to be looking out for all our neighbors. Especially those in need of extra support. This might mean that they need someone to go to the store for them, pick up some medications, mow their grass, or want to talk to...

Community Partnerships

Get involved with a community partner today.  You can repair homes, feed the hungry, help someone in transition, tutor high school math and science, help mentor youth, and more.  Specific opportunities to serve are listed to the right (or below, if mobile).  Links here help you learn more about our partners.

 

Herndon High School

Our partnership with Herndon High School and the HHS pyramid offer many opportunities to serve our community:  backpack foods, tutoring math and sciences, mentoring students, judging science fairs, lending space for teams and activities, and much, much more.  

Link Against Hunger

Herndon UMC hosts a pantry for LINK, serves as a collection point for food donations and hosts the December toy distribution.  Help our local families in need by donating to or volunteering for LINK.

The Closet of Greater Herndon

The Closet of Greater Herndon is a wonderful place to shop. It supports the needs of community members, and it passes the profits back to the community. Learn more here about to support this organization.

Cornerstones

Herndon UMC supports Cornerstones work with Hypothermia Prevention meals and with the Embry Rucker shelter. 

Rebuilding Together

Every year Hendon UMC has a team of people to help repair and maintain a local home of someone in need on National Rebuilding Day.  No special skills required.

Opportunities to Serve

Slide through the list of projects scheduled for the relatively near future.  If you would like more information or to sign up, please click “Learn More”.

Thank God for Tutors

Get connected with Herndon UMC’s program offering FREE tutoring to high school students in math and sciences.

Hypothermia Dinners

During the winter months of December through March, unsheltered homeless adults living around our community have a place to seek shelter from the cold weather. Cornerstones partners with Fairfax County to operate the North County Hypothermia Prevention Program (NCHP),...

LINK, Inc.

LINK, Inc. exists to provide emergency food and financial assistance to qualified people in need. Herndon UMC helps support LINK by serving as a donation drop off point (year-round) and by supporting an on-site LINK food pantry. Herndon UMC also hosts the Christmas...

The Closet of Greater Herndon

The Closet of Greater Herndon is a wonderful place to shop. It supports the needs of community members, and it passes the profits back to the community. Learn more about how to support this organization.

Serve in Worship

Worship is an important part of our community.  There are many ways to take part in.  Learn more here: Share the gift of music -- Right now, most of the opportunities are through special offerings.  If you play an instrument or would like to share your voice, please...