Because no one deserves to be hungry.
School Supply Drive is Under Way!
New school supplies are needed by August 17 to help local children in need start the school year equipped to learn. Click here for details.
Maple Valley Street Rats Car Club
Will be collecting non-perishable food and monetary donations for our food bank at Friday Night Cruise In gatherings, Fridays, May 2 - September 26, at Covington Walmart.
Covington and Maple Valley Libraries & Greater Maple Valley Community Center
Non-perishable food donations for our agency can always be dropped off at these convenient locations.
School Supply Drive at New Life Church of Renton & Maple Valley
New Life Church congregations have set a goal to donate over 200 school supply filled backpacks to our program.
Concert on Lake Lucerne
Many thanks to Dennis & Terry Higashiyama and their friends and neighbors for raising over $2600 for the food bank at their July 19 benefit concert!
Covington Elementary School
Lake Sawyer Christian Church
Recital food drive brought in 285 pounds of food.
Maple Valley Days Carnival Food Drive
Carnival patrons brought in 2158 pounds of food and enjoyed discounted rides on opening night!
John L Scott Diaper Drive
June 9-16, the Four Corners John L Scott office conducted a drive for diapers, wipes, formula and baby food to restock our Baby Cupboard.
Food Bank has a Grocery Style Shopping System
Children's Summer Food Program
In the months of July and August, households with school-age children receive an extra food bank visit to help offset the loss free/reduced price breakfasts and lunches offered at school.
School Supply Backpack Program
Each August, we distribute sturdy, new backpacks stuffed with new, grade-level appropriate school supplies for K-12 students. Just in time for a new year of learning! In 2013, 526 children received packs.
In both November and December, customers receive additional holiday food during one of their regular shopping visits. Thanks to generous community support, 680 Thanksgiving and 608 Christmas family meals were distributed in 2013.
Children's Christmas Gift Program
Each December, we create a festive Christmas gift center filled with new, donated gifts for children, birth to 12 years of age and gift cards for 13-15 year olds. Registered parents choose from a bounty of NEW stuffed animals, toys, clothing and more. In 2013 we were able to provide at least 3 gifts per child to grateful parents of 1046 local children.