Local Mission

BPC participates in many Mission programs in Fairfax County and the greater Washington area.

Bethany Center

Bethany Women's Center: A day care shelter for homeless women in Wash, D.C. BPC provides Christmas stockings filled with toiletries for these women each year.

Bikes For The World: An annual community activity to collect bicycles for shipment to countries that use them as a primary means of transportation.

Blood Drives: Working together with the Fairfax Inova Hospital Blood Mobile, BPC holds four blood drives a year.

BPC TreeHouse: An outreach program that provides social support and fellowship for people whose chronic illnesses or other special needs may inhibit their social interactions, community involvement, and sense of self worth. (Note: TreeHouse does not meet June-August.)

Christ House: A healthcare residential facility serving the needs of homeless men and women in the Adams Morgan area of D.C. We provide dinner once a month, provide sweaters and Christmas stocking filled with toiletries, and conduct a summer clothing drive.

CROP Walk: An annual interfaith community-wide event to raise awareness and funds to support efforts to eradicate hunger, both globally and locally. Connect with the Crop Walk on Facebook.

ECHO: An affiliation of 20 local religious congregations that provides a pantry of food and clothing, rent and utility needs, and transportation for the needy.

FACETS (Fairfax Area Christian Emergency and Transitional Services): Assists in providing short-term needs such as food, shelter and medical assistance with an emphasis on securing employment, tutoring, childcare and transportation for the homeless. Arranges and furnishes apartments for low income families.

Fairfax Faith Partner Hypothermia Response Program: A program to provide warm, safe shelter to homeless persons during the cold winter months.

National Capital Presbytery: We contribute to the Presbytery’s Mission Ministry to support many community and campus ministries, ecumenical councils and youth, international student, and adult outreach.

Shepherd’s Center of Fairfax-Burke:  A non-profit interfaith organization supported by Burke Presbyterian Church to serve adults 50 years and older in the Fairfax and Burke areas.

Snacks and Backpacks Tutoring Club: Works with a nearby school to tutor and mentor children of our neighborhood who benefit from extra attention.