News

Shirley’s Story

At one point, Shirley’s husband divorced her and she became very sick.  She had colon cancer, and doctors said she was going to die.  It took time for her mind and body to recover from chemotherapy.  A year ago, she…

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Community Connector Increases Access to Services

Join us in welcoming North Helpline’s new staff member Melanie Estes.  She is stepping into the newly created role of Community Connector, helping clients access services to stabilize their families.  You might recognize Melanie, because she has worked with North…

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Celebrating the Christmas in July Food Drive

This year’s Christmas in July food drive was a huge success with over 20 businesses participating! We held contests to make the food drive fun, and we are happy to announce the winners of the most poundage, most funds, and…

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Join our Campaign to Fight Summer Hunger

Join us and donate today to Fight Summer Hunger!  Every summer, we are in need of financial assistance to stay stocked with nutritious food.  Kids in particular need our support, because they can’t rely on school lunches during the summertime. Our…

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Impact

Celebrating all Community Members at North Helpline

  Here at North Helpline, we don’t turn anyone away for food. Clients who routinely visit the food bank have greater food security, which means less stress. By visiting the food bank, our neighbors are able to use the money…

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North Helpline Opens Second Food Bank in North Seattle

North Helpline’s new, second location will sustain food access for over one thousand Bitter Lake residents.   Seattle, WA — North Helpline commenced operation of a second food bank, formerly run by the Volunteers of America Western Washington (VOAWW), in…

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A Mural by the Lake City Leaders

A group of local students from Lake City Leaders recently painted a beautiful mural in our food bank breezeway where clients gather on food distribution days.  Lake City Leaders is an organization that teaches leadership and service, and we are…

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General Operations

We’re Hiring!

North Helpline is taking over the operations of a second food bank in Bitter Lake. The North Helpline Bitter Lake Manager will manage every aspect of North Helpline Bitter Lake food bank including sourcing, retrieving, documenting, storing, and distributing food. The…

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