BUCM Blog

Stamp Out Hunger

Sign to volunteer at STAMP OUT HUNGER 2017- Morganton, NC here! On Saturday, May 13, 2017, the Letter Carriers’ Food Drive celebrates  25 years of  helping the hungry.  For more than 20 years, the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) has conducted an... read more

Young Giving Hearts

With joy and excitement we receive donations anytime.  But it is an added joy, when people of all ages collect items for us and donate them to Burke United Christian Ministries.  The donation size does not matter, we appreciate donations of every size.  Even a small... read more

Burke County Souper Stars – Results

Burke County Souper Stars Make a difference at Burke United Christian Ministries by collecting food and money on the day of the Big Game. Burke County has an outstanding number of #SouperStars.  Thank you so much to the groups that raised money and/or food for Burke... read more

Hearts for Helping Others

Hearts for Helping Others Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, a day that focuses around nice meals, flowers and candy.  For our food insecure neighbors in need, however, it’s just another day of making tough choices between paying rent or filling empty... read more

Have you heard of the Souper Bowl?

Did you know during Super Bowl 50, young people and groups across the country raised over 10 million in cash and resources for charities through Souper Bowl of Caring? This national movement is transforming the weekend of the Big Game into the nation’s largest... read more

Eat Pizza and Earn Money for BUCM

Dinner is Planned Thursday, February 16th – Pizza Hut is hosting a fundraiser for Burke United Christian Ministries.  And here is all you have to do in 5 easy steps. 1. Make plans to eat dinner between 4pm and 9pm. 2. Order a dine in or carry out meal from Pizza... read more

Thanksgiving 2016

Burke United Christian Ministries thanks all volunteers that assisted with Thanksgiving 2016 in anyway.  Below is the Morganton News Herald article, published on November 28th to http://www.morganton.com/ Community members serve Thanksgiving meal at Burke United... read more

Senior Projects

It is a joy to work with High School Seniors on their Senior Project with Burke County Public Schools.  We have had a couple finish up  in the past month. Mally collected items for the homeless population.  She collected over 30 pounds of items.  Thank you to Mally... read more
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