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Learn more about the ministries Come to the Altar Ministry has partnered with to make a difference in the Lynchburg area.

What We Do

Come to the Altar Ministry, Inc. in Lynchburg, Virginia is a nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization with a drive-thru food pantry, and will soon have programs for adults, veterans, elderly, and the youth. We do all of this to give back to the community and set up a good future for the generations to come.

Food will be distributed at the Brookneal location once a month.


 Every 3rd Saturday of the month


Brookneal Baptist Church

304 Wickliffe Road

Brookneal, Virginia 24528

Helping Those in Need

Here is our current list of needs. Please partner with us to help in any way that you can—through prayer, financial, or other means. We appreciate your support, partnership, and prayer as we endeavor to reach those in need.

Current Needs

  • Volunteers to help with the distribution site in Brookneal.

Next Opportunities ​

Please join our community in helping us provide to the families in the food insecure areas in Lynchburg, Campbell County, and the surrounding areas in Central Virginia. We ask that you please consider making a donation, of any amount, to support a great cause. 

Come to the Altar Ministry, Inc.                                                                                              

Saturday, OCT 21, 2023

Drive-Through Food Pantry

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM                                                  

Brookneal Baptist Church

304 Wickliffe Road

Brookneal, Virginia 24528

Mark your calendars for the 3rd Saturday of each month in Brookneal!


Contact Information

Jorge Cruz, Founder/President

Come to the Altar Ministry, Inc.

138 Howard Dr

Lynchburg, Virginia 24503

Phone: 484-650-6184



Service Area


Hours of Operation

Saturday: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EST 

“In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA (not all bases apply to all programs). Remedies and complaint filing deadlines vary by program or incident.


Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible Agency or USDA's TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.


To file a program discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at How to File a Program Discrimination Complaint and at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email:”

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