Convoy of Hope Coming to Beckley to Serve Thousands

Beckley, W.Va. — August 17, 2017 — Convoy of Hope will stop in Beckley on Saturday, August 19, at the Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center to provide a day of kindness for local residents.


WHAT:  A free event offering $1 million in goods and services including groceries, veteran services, haircuts, family portraits, job services, a kids zone, a hot meal and more.


While supplies last — all are welcome. No I.D. required.


WHY:  Provides an opportunity for more than 1,000 local community volunteers to share kindness and tangible help with thousands of their neighbors and move the city forward with a lasting positive impact.


WHO:  The community of Beckley including numerous local businesses, organizations and churches.


WHEN:  Saturday, August 19 – Gates open at 10 a.m. (rain or shine)




Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center

200 Armory Drive

Beckley, WV  25801


Learn more about the event and join the kindness revolution by visiting or contact us at (304) 252-0717 or at


About Convoy of Hope

Convoy of Hope is a faith-based organization with a driving passion to feed the world. With a long history as an early responder in times of natural disasters, Convoy of Hope has been a Four Star Charity as recognized by Charity Navigator for 14 consecutive years. Convoy of Hope has served more than 85 million people since it was founded in 1994. For more information please visit

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