Homelessness

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...

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