Because no one deserves to be hungry.
Scouting for Food
Boy Scouts annual food drive coming in March/April.
Tahoma School District Food Drive
District wide food drive coming March 9-20.
Maple Valley Bar & Grill
January 9 menu tasting benefit was a hit. Many thanks to everyone who came out in support!
Generous donations from across our community, and the efforts of about 200 volunteers, put food for Thanksgiving dinner on the tables of 635 local households, Christmas dinner for 587 families, and Christmas gifts under the tree for for 1074 local children!
Jerry Woods Holiday Engine
The Holiday Engine team and Maple Valley Fire Department have outdone themselves, again this season. They brought holiday cheer to area neighborhoods each weekend in December, while bringing in 20,103 pounds of food and $11,228 to support the work of our agency!
Lake Wilderness Country Club Community Lights Food Drive
Hometeam Harvest Food Drive
November 3 - December 25 at Covington and Maple Valley Safeway stores.
Bring Hope To The Table
November 26 - January 1 pre-bagged food drive at Maple Valley QFC.
City of Maple Valley Tree Lighting
Many thanks to the City and the community for donations received from this festive, annual event.
Mod Pizza in Maple Valley donated $1 to our agency for every MOD or MEGA pizza sold, November 25 - 30, for a total of $1939!
Donated $5 for every pair of Georgia Boots purchased from November 10 - 24.
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 2014, 615 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.