Because no one deserves to be hungry.
Holiday Giving Campaign- Starting November 1st - Dec 15th. Throughout the Covington and Maple Valley areas are drop off locations for food and gifts. If you see one of our red or green gift tags, take one and purchase a gift. If you would like to purchase holiday food download our flyer.
Volunteer Opportunities: Consider giving of your time; there will be many opportunities to serve your community throughout the months of November and December. Click here for drop off sites.
Jerry Woods Holiday Engine: The fire trucks will be going through neighborhoods collecting food for us. To learn more go to Jerry Wood Holiday Engine
Hunger Bucks- From now to December 25th, the Safeway stores in Maple Valley and Covington will be offering pre-bagged food for $10 which will be donated to the Maple Valley Food Bank. Hunger Bucks will also be offered in denominations of $1, $3, & $5 and the funds will go directly to the purchase of additional $10 bags.
Winter Solstice Donation Class- On December 18th at 4 PM, Get Hot Yoga is hosting a donation class. 100% of the proceeds will go to Maple Valley Food Bank. Call 425-413-0619 for more information.
Spreading MODness Week: Starting Tuesday, November 22nd - Sunday, November 27th for every MOD or Mega pizza purchased, MOD Pizza will donate $1 to Maple Valley Food Bank & Emergency Services. Go have some GREAT pizza for a GREAT cause!
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 2015, 600 children received packs. Flyer
In both November and December, customers receive additional holiday food during one of their regular shopping visits. Thanks to generous community support, 635 Thanksgiving and 587 Christmas family meals were distributed in 2014.
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 2014 we were able to provide at least 3 gifts per child to grateful parents of 1074 local children.