Prince William County Fair Food Drive for SERVE

“Bring Food to Get Food” for SERVE at Prince William County Fair

Manassas, VA – Friday, August 6, 2010 – The Prince William County Fair announces its first “Bring Food to Get Food” community food drive to benefit SERVE, a program of NVFS.

Bring a non-perishable item to the PWC Fair on Sunday, August 15th and get a coupon for a free hot dog. This is a great opportunity to “celebrate bounty in our county” while having fun and supporting an important cause.

SERVE, a program of Northern Virginia Family Service, a private nonprofit established in 1924, is dedicated to helping individuals and families find new paths to self-reliance and brighter futures. SERVE distributes $2 million worth of food annually to an average of 900 families each month, as well as providing shelter for homeless families, and emergency assistance to prevent families from becoming homeless.

Established in 1924, NVFS is a private, nonprofit community service resource dedicated to helping individuals and families find new paths to self reliance and brighter futures. Each year, NVFS helps more than 20,000 people find affordable housing, counseling and child development programs; access low-cost medical and dental services; utilize foster and respite care; participate in job training; benefit from torture and trauma recovery; and more. For more information, visit