Community Kitchen Opens in Williamsburg

The newest program of the Greater Williamsburg Outreach Mission (GWOM) organization is the Greater Williamsburg Community Kitchen whose mission is to support the local food-insecure population. Operational since March 3 at the Williamsburg United Methodist Church at 500 Jamestown Road, a free, hearty mid-day dinner is served from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm every Friday to anyone who is experiencing a food shortage, including the elderly, homeless, and families.

Direct support for the Community Kitchen comes from the twenty-two local faith group members of GWOM who volunteer to prepare and serve the meals as well as provide meal donations, food and paper products, and financial...