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International Rescue Committee

25.02.2020 in Previous Host Sites (WA)

Since 1976, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) in Seattle has helped welcome and support thousands of refugees, immigrants, and survivors of human trafficking in Washington State. The IRC’s New Roots program was created in 2015 to support an existing community garden run by Bhutanese refugees that was started in 2010 in Tukwila, WA..

King County Farmers Share

20.02.2020 in Previous Host Sites (WA)

Harvest Against Hunger is expanding upon their Farm to Food Pantry program within King County, Washington, in which 1 out of every 10 people lives in poverty. Through the King County Farmers Share (KCFS), they are collaborating with hunger relief agencies, small farms, and aggregators within the county..

Kitsap Public Health District

19.02.2020 in Previous Host Sites (WA)

Kitsap Public Health District in conjunction with Rotary First Harvest is hosting an AmeriCorps VISTA to coordinate the food recovery efforts throughout Kitsap County. The mission is to create a sustainable, community-based system of broadening food security and alleviating food waste..

Hopelink Snoqualmie Valley

19.02.2020 in Previous Host Sites (WA)

Since 1971, Hopelink has served homeless and low income families, children, seniors and people with disabilities. Hopelink’s mission is to promote self-sufficiency for all members of our community by helping people make lasting change. Hopelink has five emergency service centers located in Bellevue, Kirkland/Northshore, Redmond, Shoreline and Sno-Valley..

Good Cheer Food Bank

19.02.2020 in Previous Host Sites (WA)

Good Cheer Food Bank and Thrift Stores is one of South Whidbey’s oldest non-profits, and has been feeding those in need since 1962. The food bank uses an innovative points system based on household size, which empowers clients to choose their own food items in a grocery store setting..

Fish Food Bank

19.02.2020 in Previous Host Sites (WA)

FISH Food Banks of Kittitas County is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit, ecumenical organization of volunteers providing food to individuals in need through our seven food bank locations and our mobile food bank. Since 1973, FISH has been providing food for Kittitas County residents on a non-discriminatory basis..

Elk Run Farm

19.02.2020 in Previous Host Sites (WA)

Elk Run Farm is a partnership between the 12 food banks of the South King County Food Coalition, Seattle-King County Public Health, WSU Extension, Highline College and Auburn Mt. View High School that addresses inequitable access to healthy foods for low-income families while promoting sustainable urban agriculture and new markets for local produce..

Community Services of Moses Lake

19.02.2020 in Previous Host Sites (WA)

Community Services of Moses Lake (CSML) strives to empower the community so that “Friends help friends feed the hungry.” CSML houses the Moses Lake Food Bank and is the distribution hub for 33 partner food banks in five counties in Central Washington.

Community Harvest in Leavenworth

19.02.2020 in Previous Host Sites (WA)

Community Harvest is a project of Upper Valley MEND (Meeting Each Need with Dignity). UV MEND is a human services non-profit committed to meeting community needs of hunger, housing, and healthcare in the Cascade School District..