Making change together.

Change the Community is an opportunity for us to support our partners financially to help them advance their own missions and visions. It’s a chance for us to make a change together!


How You Can Participate

You can use any type of container to collect your change!  Use clean food jars, milk jugs, mason jars, ZipLoc bags, Tupperware containers—whatever you can find! You can begin collecting your change now and bring it back to The Ridge on any Tuesday in August from 11am to 1pm. Staff members will be on site to collect your donations. Please drop your donations off at Entrance A only.

Where Your Donations Go

100% of the funds received for Change the Community will be divided and distributed equally to each of our local partners.

Giving Options


Fill any jar or container at home with quarters, dimes, nickels, and pennies! Once your containers are filled, you can drop it off at The Ridge on any Tuesday throughout August from 11am to 1pm.


Send your cash or check to us! Make checks payable to Chestnut Ridge Church with “Change the Community” listed on the memo line. Please mail your donation to Chestnut Ridge Church c/o Change the Community at 2223 Cheat Road, Morgantown, WV 26508.


Click below to give online. Simply enter a dollar amount and select “Change the Community” before submitting your donation.

Our Partners

Chestnut Mountain Ranch

A Christ-centered school and home for boys in crisis and in need of hope and healing. Partnering with their families, we pursue family restoration and reunification.

Trinity Christian School

An interdenominational institution committed to providing a Christ-centered environment where each student is nurtured to excel academically, socially, physically, and spiritually.

Compass Women’s Center

An organization that empowers women with information about support and medical services so they can make the best possible decisions for their unexpected pregnancies.


An organization focused on transformation and hope—empowering West Virginia women and teens to live in freedom.

Christian Help

A non-denominational, non-profit organization working to improve the lives of those in need.

Thank you for your generosity—let’s change the community together!