News

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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Cooking Matters

Hunger Intervention Program (HIP) is holding Cooking Matters at the Mcdermott Place on the second floor above North Helpline.  Designed to help people learn how to shop for and cook healthy meals within a budget, Cooking Matters is a nationally…

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Empty Bowls Wrap Up

This year’s annual fundraiser Empty Bowls celebrated our wonderful community and North Helpline’s mission.  Over 300 people attended, receiving handcrafted bowls, listening to live music, and enjoying seven kinds of soups provided by local businesses.  People caught up with each…

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New year, new dynamic volunteer opportunity!

Cooking is a wonderful stress reliever, a way to warm the hearts and stomachs of those around you, and one of the great equalizers for all walks of life. For North Helpline clients, their trip to the food bank and all it entails:…

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In Memory

On December 24th we lost a wonderful volunteer and friend. Isabel Landsberg passed away after battling pneumonia at Swedish Hospital. Isabel joined North Helpline in 2013 as an Emergency Services volunteer counselor. We could usually count on seeing her on Tuesdays…

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Seattle CROP Hunger Walk 2015

On an unseasonably warm and sunny October afternoon 90 people gathered to walk around Green Lake. They weren’t just taking advantage of the beautiful day though. Their walk had more purpose, to raise awareness about hunger locally and globally. CROP…

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Donors

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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Prepared for school thanks to Project Cool!

Learn how North Helpline provides homeless students with access to much needed school supplies. This story was featured in our Summer 2015 newsletter. For a second year North Helpline is teaming up with Project Cool to give homeless students access to school supplies. Organized by…

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