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Donations & Service

National Honor Society Helpers

We are always happy to have help from the community, such as the three teenagers that spent Saturday afternoon and evening working for Chesapeake’s Kids.  Duncan, Avery and Lexie (not pictured) are future members of the National Honor Society at Hickory High School and chose to meet their service-hour requirement serving …

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Thank You Great Bridge Middle FCCLA!

A huge shout-out to the FCCLA club of Great Bridge Middle for their support of Chesapeake’s Kids this past year.  The FCCLA club, led by teacher Cindy Mansfield, raised money during the school year by selling candy and other treats.  A portion of this money was used to purchase over …

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Thank You, Brenna!

What happens when a middle-schooler with a voracious appetite for reading realizes there are children in her city that don’t have books of their own?  An avalanche of books for Chesapeake’s Kids, that’s what! Gayle Walch heard about our book project in her Sunday School class at Great Bridge United Methodist …

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Thank you Kellie, Tracy and Fauquier County!

Since we started Chesapeake’s Kids, we have been constantly amazed at the generosity of the people of Chesapeake.  However, recently, we have been made aware of two angels working on our behalf all the way up in Northern Virginia! Tracy and Kellie Rice live in Warrenton, Virginia.  After hearing of Chesapeake’s Kids from a friend …

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Many Thanks to the United Methodist Women of Great Bridge United Methodist Church!

The United Methodist Women of Great Bridge United Methodist Church made a generous donation to Chesapeake’s Kids that allowed us to purchase book shelves.  Prior to that, we had no place to store the books we were collecting for the book drives.  Thanks to their kindness, we now have three tall …

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Thank You to the Dorsey Family!

A huge thank-you goes out to Peggy and Willie Dorsey of Jacksonville, Florida, formerly of Chesapeake, Virginia.  Prior to their move, Peggy and Willie graciously donated three boxes of children’s books that will be used in our next book distribution.  Thank you for remembering Chesapeake’s Kids!

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Thank You, GBUMC!

          Great Bridge United Methodist Church made a generous donation to Chesapeake’s Kids that will allow us to purchase a ton of  books AND purchase book labels for 1,000 books.   Thank you for caring about Chesapeake’s Kids!!  

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