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.


Thanksgiving Closure - Ballard Food Bank will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd for Thanksgiving. But, please consider joining us for the Seattle Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning! More information can be found at:

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!

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 19th

Monday: CPC Mental Health and Substance Use Services 2pm - 6pm | Byrd Barr Place Heating Assistance 2pm - 5pm

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

Wednesday: REACH Case Manager 11am - 1pm | Swedish Ballard Family Medicine 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Thursday: CLOSED - Thanksgiving | *Join us for the Seattle Turkey Trot at 9am!

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