Kanawha County, WV Center

ASP first worked in Kanawha County in 2018. We are so excited to return, further partnerships in the area, and meet unmet needs in the county.

Contact Info

Phone
423-491-2423Call
Email
WVKanawha@asphome.orgEmail
Physical Address
Bream Memorial Presbyterian Church, 317 W Washington St, Charleston, WV 25302View in Google Maps
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Center Information

Sleeping Quarters: Air conditioned classrooms in one of the church buildings. You will need to bring your own air mattress or cot, pillow and sleeping bag.

Cafeteria/Kitchens: There is a large dining hall in the church next to the kitchen.

Showers: There are locker room showers located next to the gym.

Recreation Space: The gym will be open for some use. Other recreation will be limited to the parking lot on the church grounds. “Magic Island” riverfront park is just a few blocks away.

Closest Medical Facility: Med Express Urgent Care: 1416 Maccorkle Ave SW, Charleston, WV 25303

About the Community

One-page fact sheet on the county

Population: 178,124

Terrain: Mountainous/ Urban/ River Valley

County Seat: Charleston, WV

Major Employers: Hospitals (CAMC), restaurants and food service, healthcare, and government

Per Capita Income: $29,253

Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 16.8%

Interesting Facts: Kanawha County hosts the state capital in Charleston. The county is very spread out geographically and therefore very diverse. The county was named for the Kanawha River running through the county, which in turn was named by a local Native American tribe.  Find out more on the county website here.

On the tourism side, check out some highlights of the area here.

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