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Making spirits bright

Dear Friends, At a recent focus group one of our clients who is a parent of four, Maria, shared what it is like to have to visit the food bank during the holiday season: “At Christmas I try not to…

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Giving thanks to you & our greatest achievements this 2016

There is much to be grateful for at North Helpline every day of every year. Our favorite, and most vital, resources that we have to offer are made possible because of you. Even though we have a few weeks left before we celebrate Thanksgiving (in…

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A Lasting Friendship

Since 2002, Wedgwood Ale House & Cafe has been a stand out supporter of North Helpline. They are regular donors to the Food Bank and Emergency Services; near the entrance of the dining room and displayed year round is a…

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New Grocery Rescue partner provides much needed produce

Fresh, quality produce is a necessity for nutrition. Historically it has been a struggle for North Helpline to consistently stock and offer such produce in the food bank, particularly during the winter months. Now, we are happy to report that this challenge…

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Local churches serve on MLK Day

Thank you to everyone from Maple Leaf Lutheran Church, Wedgwood Community Church, Wedgwood Presbyterian Church, and Sand Point Community United Methodist Church who volunteered their time and resources at North Helpline on Martin Luther King Day! Over 50 volunteers from the…

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Warm hands, warm hearts

For many years now North Helpline has been the recipient of hundreds of brand new winter coats, blankets, hats, and gloves from an unlikely donor. The annual donation is a wonderful gift to our many neighbors experiencing homelessness and to…

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Can you help set the table?

North Helpline Executive Director Kelly shares her Thanksgiving thoughts. When I was a child my responsibility at Thanksgiving was to set the table. While my preferred job was taste tester I did enjoy getting the table ready for my family and…

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Creating new traditions: Trick-or-Treat for the food bank

One family has brought more meaning to the tradition of Halloween. Each year Deb and her daughters go trick-or-treating together like any other family. For the past five years they have also trick-or-treated for their local food bank, collecting non-perishable…

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