Upcoming Events:

2021 Shoes and Supplies for Students

This event provides families with the opportunity to apply to receive a pair of shoes and school supplies for each of their children. 

Screening dates for 2021 are July 24 and July 27, from 10am – 2pm, at the Christmas Station building. If approved, parents may pick up items for their children on August 4 between 11am and 3pm at the Christmas Station building. 

For more information, visit the event page.  

2021 Station Fundraising Sales

Come down to the Station on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, and the first Saturday of every month!

You never know what treasure you could find!

The funds raised from our Station Fundraising Sales continue to help us purchase clothing for children and teens, toys, food, and household and personal care items for our Christmas Selection eXpress (CSX) event each year in December. We are also open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 10am-4pm, for dropping off donations!


BCCS Building Closed the Week of June 21st for Exciting Renovations!

Our Food Pantry will still be accessible Tuesday the 22nd and Wednesday the 23rd from 10am-4pm

We are excited to welcome the Mountain View UMC Mission’s Team to our building the week of June 21st! Their volunteers will be sprucing up inside and outside by pressure-washing, fixing doors, painting the exterior and interior of the building, repairing equipment, and working on plumbing! Additionally, the Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church youth group in Bedford will be working on projects around our building on June 21st. We are so grateful to these two teams for the help they are providing. 

Due to these exciting renovations, we will be closed the week of June 21st for Station Fundraising Sale shopping. However, our Food Pantry will still be accessible on Tuesday and Wednesday that week from 10am-4pm. 



Our Mission

The Bedford Community Christmas Station is an all-volunteer, community-wide, non-profit organization (501-c3) that assists low-income families in the Bedford, Virginia community on a seasonal basis by providing a shopping experience characterized by choice and dignity. Serving families with children is our highest priority.


How We Accomplish Our Mission

It gives us great joy to help families with their needs by providing food, personal items, clothes and toys for children, teen gifts, and adult gifts in our Christmas program, a pair of new shoes for students, Easter baskets and goodies, and many other opportunities for service throughout the year. 

Please take some time to learn about all the programs we offer throughout the year and how you can get involved! Each program has a dedicated page accessed in the menu on the right of this page.