Cornerstones welcomes many kinds of donations. To see a list of items we can and cannot accept, as well as a list of other local nonprofits who accept donations, please click here.
Please follow the links below for each program to see our current needs and drop-off information.
Embry Rucker Community Shelter
11975 Bowman Towne Dr.
Reston, VA 20190
General Donations to the Embry Rucker Community Shelter
Due to limited manpower during COVID19, Embry Rucker Community Shelter has initiated the following schedule for safe donation drop off. The Embry Rucker Community Shelter is only accepting on-site drop-off of material and financial/gift card donations during the following days/times:
- Monday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
- Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
- Friday: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
- Saturday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Food donations can be made at any time. All food donations can be transported to the kitchen/back door (through the parking lot and to the right). You will see a canopy and table set up for no-contact food drop-off. Please knock on the kitchen door or call (703) 437-1975 to ensure that the food is brought in.
Donations can be left at our designated donation drop-off table located at the front entrance of the building. Please call the front desk at (703) 437-1975 upon your arrival to inform a staff member of your donation.
Food Donations to our Assistance Services and Pantry Program
If you wish to make donations of food staples, fresh produce, toiletries, or gift cards please call (571) 323-1400 for the latest food pantry needs and drop-off procedures. Our Assistance Services and Pantry Program is located at:
Assistance Services and Pantry Program
11484 Washington Plaza West, Suite 120,
Reston, VA 20190
Please contact Nate King, Donations and Drives Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (571) 323-9569 for any other donation related questions.
Donate a Vehicle
- The vehicle must be clean and in good working condition with current VA safety and emissions inspection.
- The vehicle must need less than $200 in repairs.
- The donor must provide all paperwork for the vehicle, including the title signed over to Cornerstones. Click here to learn more.
View our Amazon Wish List
The Embry Rucker Community Shelter and food pantry wish lists are available on Amazon. Click here to see needed items.
Questions about donating? Contact Nate King, Donations and Drives Coordinator, 571-323-9569.