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.


MLK Jr. Day - Ballard Food Bank will be closed on Monday, January 21st, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 22nd, with our regular hours.

Call for Volunteers! Come join the 135+ volunteers who make up the heart of Ballard Food Bank! Volunteers are needed for the following areas: front desk, grocery recovery, warehouse sorting, hygiene sorting, and closing assistance. Apply here!

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.

Community Hub Schedule: 
Week of January 14th

Monday: Byrd Barr, Heating Assistance 2pm - 5pm | CPC, Mental Health & Substance Use 2pm - 6pm

Tuesday: CPC, Mental Health & Substance Use 11am - 1pm | Supplemental Insurance 11am - 12pm | Neighborcare 12pm - 2pm

Wednesday: REACH 11am - 1pm | Swedish Family Medicine 12:30pm - 1:30pm | VA, Dr Dan 2pm - 3pm

Thursday: No providers onsite

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