Get Involved 2019-11-03T21:00:34-05:00

3 ways you can help change the lives of hungry Berkeley County Children

1. Donate Food

Meeting the weekly nutritional needs of Berkeley County students can’t be accomplished without your help. We collect non-perishable foods, including:

Food items that do NOT contain; wheat, seafood, milk, corn, peanuts, red dye and gluten are also needed for our allergy bags.   Also food for a student that is severe lactose intolerant.

  • mac n cheese
  • Chef Boyardee
  • tuna packets
  • Soups (tab top openings)
  • fruit cups
  • cereal; small individual size boxes
  • peanut and jelly (no glass jars please)
  • fruit bars
  • cereal bars
  • granola bars
  • popcorn
  • fresh produce; veggies & fruit

Schedule a pick up and make a donation online, or drop off your donations at a participating location:

Bank of Charles Town: Food and Money donations accepted
any branch

Hedgesville Library: food donations accepted
Hedgesville

Moose Lodge #120:food donations accepted
201 Woodbury Ave, Martinsburg

Goin’ Postal: food donations accepted
80 Retail Commons Parkway, Martinsburg

Martinsburg Library: food donations accepted
corner of King and Queen St, Martinsburg

Eastern Panhandle Federal Credit Union:food donations accepted
36 GM Access Rd, Martinsburg

 

The Journal:food donations accepted
King St, Martinsburg

MVB Banks:food donations accepted
Foxcroft Avenue Branches
Edwin Miller Blvd  (Aikens Center)
5091 Gerrardstown Rd, Inwood

West Virginia Radio Corporation:food donations accepted
1606 West King St, Martinsburg

Harmony at Martinsburg:food donations accepted
13857 Apple Harvest Dr, Martinsburg

Blue Ridge CTC:food donations accepted
Apple Harvest Drive, Martinsburg

Reeds Pharmacy:food donations accepted
71 Cowardly Lion Drive, Hedgesville
5078 Williamsport Pike, Martinsburg

United Bank:food donations accepted
24 District Way
Edwin Miller Blvd, Martinsburg

The Woods:
Mountain Lake Rd, Hedgesville, WV
Sports Center

Berkeley Senior Services:
217 North High Street, Martinsburg

2. Donate Money

Become a Sponsor

By becoming a sponsor, your company will become an integral part of giving back to the Berkeley County community and ensuring the future of its young students. Learn how you can get your business involved.

Make a one-time donation







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Mail a check:

Mail donations to:
Berkeley County Backpack Program
PO Box 2153
Hedgesville, WV 25427

Monetary donations can also be made at the following drop-off locations:
Bank of Charles Town: – any branch

It takes $20.00 to feed 1 child for 1 month.

All funds collected go directly to feeding the hungry children of Berkeley County. Please make checks payable to Berkeley County Backpack Program.






3. Volunteer

There are many ways you can personally make sure each Berkeley County student has something to eat when they get home. Volunteer by:

  • Organizing a food drive
  • Conducting a fundraiser
  • Picking up and delivering food
  • Sorting and bagging food

Find out how you can volunteer in your area by contacting BCBP at 304-268-0635 or berkcobpprogram@yahoo.com.