Because no one deserves to be hungry.
Maple Valley Days Carnival Food Drive
Friday, June 12, ONLY, get a $10 discount on one unlimited ride bracelet with donation of at least 4 cans of food.
Maple Valley Street Rats Car Club
Will be collecting non-perishable food donations at Cruise-In gatherings May - September.
School Supply Drive
July 1 - August 16
Stamp Out Hunger
Letter carriers in Maple Valley collected 5367 pounds and Ravensdale carriers collected 763 pounds of food for our agency on May 9.
Stuff the Bus at QFC
Tahoma School District Classified Staff's festive, April 25th food drive brought in 2,104 pounds of food and $1070!
Boy Scout Cub Pack 711 at Grocery Outlet
April 18 food drive brought in 802 pounds of food and $586!
Windermere Results Team & Windermere Mortgage Services
Maple Valley Windermere Free Shredding & Recycling Community Event with donation drive, also on April 18, brought in 263 pounds of food and $800!
Community Easter Egg Hunt Food Drive
168 pounds of non-perishable food was collected for our agency at the April 4 event at Lake Wilderness Park.
Tahoma School District Food Drive
Annual district wide food drive in March/April brought in 10,785 pounds of food!
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, 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.