Holiday Assistance Opportunities!
FISH provides food and gifts to hundreds of local families in November and December. Support FISH for Food collections on November 11th at the following locations from 10 am – 2 pm:
- Giant Food at Franklin Farm Village Center
- Safeway at South Lakes Village Center
Boy Scouts are also collecting Food for FISH on November 11th. Alternatively, you can donate through local schools providing donations.
Volunteers Needed: November 11-13 and December 15-17
Contact FISH now and volunteer with a friend, family member or co-worker! Any questions or do you have group support to offer? Please email FISH@HerndonRestonFISH.org
Interested in becoming an ongoing volunteer? Opportunities and training for regular programs include:
Emergency Assistance – provide telephone support from your desired location for clients who are requesting assistance
Bargain Loft Staff – price, stock, cashier and other duties supporting our thrift shop operations
Bargain Loft Donations – conduct your own neighborhood collection encouraging donations of items sold to support residents in need
Events – offer your talents to support preparation, activities, sponsorships, and publicity at community building parties and fundraisers
Financial Literacy Classes – teach or assist in small evening or weekend classes or mentor clients who need help budgeting and managing their household finances
Please email FISH@HerndonRestonFISH.org if you would like to volunteer to support FISH. Let us know your special skills and areas of interest. Please inquire if you would like to do a custom activity or fundraiser on behalf of FISH.
Reston Holiday Parade! Thank you for marching with us! Everyone loved FISH colorful signage, big fish, and candy treats. Our musicians set a festive tune while playing from the FISH decorated truck.