Love Inc Charlottesville VA

Love INC links people in need to volunteers from a network of area churches. Our mission is to transform lives and communities in the name of Christ.

Learn More About Us

These videos will explain how Love INC helps churches to help people in need.

Ways You Can Serve

Volunteer to help in the office

  • Answer phones

  • Separate donations

  • Help with mailings

  • Pray with our neighbors and donors

Volunteer as a contact person in your church (Church Ministry Coordinator)

  • Promote Love INC within your church

  • Identify individuals that will volunteer to assist our neighbors in need

Why We Serve Our Community

These are just a few quotes from neighbors we have helped.

I feel so free and alive now. I truly was lost without my wheels and without all of your help I would never have gotten well. So, again, thank you all for everything.

- From a woman who needed a ride to pick up medication

Thank you for listening to me and praying with me. I know you have to go back to work, but thank you for spending time with me.

- Ms. P, who suffers from mental illness, calls regularly just to talk

Thank you so much for understanding my situation and for all your help and prayers.

- Love INC Client

News & Events

Meet another “gap” ministry- Loads of Love!

We are grateful for our many church partnerships and the “gap” ministries that help to serve our neighbors in need!  Loads of Love is one of our “gap” ministries- a partnership with Belmont Baptist Church and Love In the Name of Christ.  Loads of Love Ministry helps neighbors in our community by providing free laundry services, and the volunteers also seek to build relationships with their neighbors. While the neighbors are waiting for their laundry to finish washing

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Meet one of our “gap” ministries- Immanuel’s Children’s Clothing Closet

The mission of Love In the Name of Christ is to mobilize the local church to transform lives and communities in the Name of Christ. We are grateful for the many churches that partner in ministry with Love INC- one of these is Immanuel Lutheran Church. Immanuel’s Children’s Clothing Closet is a “gap” ministry- a joint ministry of Love INC and Immanuel Lutheran Church. A “gap” ministry is a ministry that is developed to help meet the needs

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Personal Care Items

Imagine struggling to afford basic needs such as shampoo, soap, and cleaning products.  At Love INC we receive calls every day from clients who are in need of these basic items for themselves and their families. Twice a month, the Personal Care Closet opens at Connect Church to serve our neighbors in need.  The Personal Care Closet is one of many “gap ministries” in Charlottesville/Albemarle, designed to meet the needs of our community.  Twice a month on Thursdays,

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