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.


Call for Volunteers! Come join the 135+ volunteers who make up the heart of Ballard Food Bank! Volunteers are needed for the following positions: Front Desk Volunteer, Grocery Recovery Driver, Grocery Recovery Assistant, Warehouse Volunteer, Hygiene Volunteer, and Closing Helper. Apply here!

Seattle Turkey Trot Registration is Open - Come wobble before you gobble on the morning of Thanksgiving Thursday, November 22nd at 9am. This scenic 5K run/walk starts in Sunset Hill and ends at Golden Gardens. All proceeds benefit the Ballard Food Bank! For more information and to register, check out the website:

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 November 12th

Monday: CPC Mental Health and Substance Use Services 2pm - 7pm | Byrd Barr Place Heating Assistance 2pm - 5pm | Financial Assistance Desk Closed

Tuesday: CPC Mental Health and Substance Use Services 11am - 1pm | Neighborcare 11am - 1pm

Wednesday: REACH Case Manager 11am - 1pm | Renting in Seattle 11am - 1pm | VA Primary Care 2pm - 3pm

Thursday: Eligibility Specialist 2pm - 5pm

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