We believe hope is a basic human right. Once basic needs are met, one can have hope. If you are in need of assistance with food, rent, or utilities, you can learn more about what we offer here. See our services.


As a volunteer, you are bringing food and hope to your neighbors. Our volunteers are amazing and we couldn’t serve our community without them. Learn more about ways to get involved.  


We appreciate our generous community. We know each donation makes such a difference in the lives of the people we serve. Learn more.


A Note About Closing Time - Effective Monday April 16th the last shopper through the food bank will be 15 minutes before closing time. Shopping must be completed and all clients out of the building by 7:15 PM on Monday or Thursday and 4:15 PM on Tuesday or Wednesday to allow volunteers and staff time to complete closing duties.

Non-perishable food bags will be offered to remaining clients at the following times:
6:45 PM - 7:00 PM on Monday & Thursday
3:45 PM - 4:00 PM on Tuesday & Wednesday

Please note no service is provided after closing time in hygiene, no-cook, mail or the resource desk. Doors are locked promptly at closing time. 

Now serving Seattle addresses in 98177 - if you are a Seattle resident in the 98177 zip code (South of 145th St.) we invite you to come shop with us! Click here for information on visiting Ballard Food Bank and tips on what to bring to get registered during your first visit. 

Monthly Cooking Classes - 3rd Monday of the Month!
No registration is required! Drop on by, learn a new recipe from the cooking demo and enjoy some samples!

Hygiene Wish List - we are in need of the following items to help stock our Hygiene Bar for our neighbors: toilet paper, travel-size toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, shampoo and conditioner. Thank you!





Community Hub Schedule: 
Week of April 23rd

Monday: CPC Mental Health & Substance Use Services 2pm - 7pm

Tuesday: CPC Mental Health & Substance Use Services 11am - 1pm 

Wednesday: REACH Case Manager 11am - 1pm | VA Doctor 2pm - 3pm

Thursday: Byrd Barr Heating Assistance 2pm - 5pm | VA Resources & Referrals 2pm - 4pm | CPC Mental Health & Substance Use Services 4pm - 7pm

For a full list of our partner providers and the types of services available through them, please click here.