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    Community Resources Fall 2020
    Posted on 10/21/2020
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    Rising Star Community Resources Fall 2020

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    Inside you will find food resources, rent and housing assistance, health and wellness information, and much more.

     

    Seattle Area Thanksgiving, Holiday Meal and Gift Resources

    Seattle Area Thanksgiving Food Resources 2020
    (information from 2-1-1, 10/26/20, contact 2-1-1 about possible additional resources)
    Name: Thanksgiving Food offered at Puget Sound Labor Agency
    Address: 2800 1st Avenue Seattle Labor Temple, Room 126 Seattle WA 98121
    Phone: 206-448-9277
    Hours: F, 8am-noon, Nov. 17.
    Description: Provides Thanksgiving food for King County union members, both active and retired, and their families as well as any Seattle residents living in designated ZIP codes.
    Eligibility: Any union members, active or retired, and their families in King County.   Any families and individuals living in Seattle ZIP codes 98101, 98109, 98111, 98121, 98134 and 98199.
    Intake Process: Visit in person. Thanksgiving food based on availability.
    Required Documents: 
    Fees: None.
    Travel Info: Located near 1st Ave and Clay Street. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information. Food Pantry customers need to enter through the alley between 1st and 2nd on Clay.  Signs are posted.
    Email: psla@pugetsoundlaboragency.org
    Website: http://www.pugetsoundlaboragency.org/
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    Name: Thanksgiving Food offered (in West Seattle and Issaquah)  by Eastridge Church at Issaquah
    Address: 24205 Southeast Issaquah-Fall City Road Issaquah WA 98029
    Phone: 425-392-3253
    Hours: Sa, 9am, Nov. 21, 2020.
    Description: Provides a Thanksgiving turkey and grocery giveaway at two locations in King County, while supplies last. Also provides coats and gloves. About 1,500 turkeys available. Issaquah location: - Offers free haircuts - Sign up for the toy giveaway.
    Eligibility: No restrictions.
    Intake Process: Visit in person. First come, first served; food available while supplies last.   Clients can go to Issaquah or West Seattle location, but not both.  
    Required Documents: -  None
    Fees: None.
    Travel Info: Located SE of Eastridge Jammin' Cafe. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.
    Email: 
    Website: https://www.eastridgetoday.com/ministries/upcoming-events/turkey/
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    Name: Thanksgiving Meal offered at South Park Senior Center
    Address: 8201 10th Ave S Seattle WA 98108
    Phone: 
    Hours: W, 5:30pm, Nov. 25, 2020.
    Description: Provides a Thanksgiving dinner the day before Thanksgiving. Offers turkey, ham and tofurkey.   Everyone is welcome; there will be activities for children available at the meal.
    Eligibility: No restrictions.
    Intake Process: Visit in person.
    Required Documents: 
    Fees: None.
    Travel Info: Located in Seattle's South Park neighborhood, at intersection of 10th Ave S & S Southern St, about seven blocks north of Cloverdale St. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.
    Email: 
    Website: http://www.spseniors.org/
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    Name: Thanksgiving Dinner offered at Alajawan Brown Foundation
    Address: 7800 South 132nd Street Talley High School Seattle WA 98178
    Phone: 425-208-6236
    Hours: Th, Nov. 26, 2020; noon-2pm.
    Description: Provides a no-contact to-go holiday meal on Thanksgiving Day. All are invited to attend.
    Eligibility: No restrictions.
    Intake Process: Visit in person, first-come, first-served. Masks are required, visitors may walk or drive up to location and be passed as many plates of food as they need.
    Required Documents: 
    Fees: None.
    Travel Info: Thanksgiving meal is offered at the Renton School District's Talley High School. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.
    Email: 
    Website: http://alajawanshands.com/
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    Name: Thanksgiving Meals offered at Bread of Life Mission
    Address: 97 South Main Street Seattle WA 98104
    Phone: 206-682-3579
    Hours: Th, 3pm, Nov. 26, 2020.
    Description: Provides a Thanksgiving Day to-go meal for anyone in need.
    Eligibility: Anyone in need.  Sobriety required.
    Intake Process: Visit in person. Early arrival is recommended.
    Required Documents: 
    Fees: None.
    Travel Info: Located on 1st Ave S between Main and Washington Streets in downtown Seattle's Pioneer Square neighborhood. Circulator Bus Stop 2. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.
    Email: program@breadoflifemission.org
    Website: http://breadoflifemission.org
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    Name: Thanksgiving Dinner offered by Community Lunch on Capitol Hill at All Pilgrims Christian Church
    Address: 509 10th Avenue East All Pilgrims Church Seattle WA 98102
    Phone: 206-972-2524
    Hours: Th, noon-1pm, Nov. 19, 2020.
    Description: Provides a free, large, Thanksgiving meal for anyone who would like to join. Turkey is usually served; there will also be a vegetarian option.
    Eligibility: No restrictions.
    Intake Process: Visit in person.
    Required Documents: 
    Fees: None.
    Travel Info: Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.
    Email: info@communitylunch.org
    Website: http://communitylunch.org
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    Holiday Season Meal and Gift Resources 2020
    (Information from 2-1-1, as of 10/26, more programs likely to be added)
    Name: Christmas and New Year's Dinner offered by Community Lunch on Capitol Hill at All Pilgrims Christian Church
    Address: 509 10th Avenue East All Pilgrims Church Seattle WA 98102
    Phone: 206-972-2524
    Hours: F, noon-1pm, Dec 25, 2020 and Jan. 1, 2021.
    Description: Provides a free Christmas Day and New Year's Day dinner for anyone who would like to join. Ham is usually served; there will also be a vegetarian option.
    Eligibility: No restrictions.
    Intake Process: Visit in person.
    Required Documents: 
    Fees: None.
    Travel Info: Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.
    Email: director@communitylunch.org
    Website: http://communitylunch.org
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    Name: Toy 'n Joy offered by Salvation Army's Social Services Department in Seattle
    Address: 1101 Pike Street Seattle WA 98101
    Phone: 206-442-8361
    Hours: Phone registration: Oct 14 & 22, 10am-4pm. Online registration: Oct 12-16 & Oct 19-23.
    Description: Provides Christmas food voucher and toys for low-income families that include children ages 17 and younger in eligible ZIP codes. Each qualifying family registers for an appointment in December, where one adult member of the household will pick up a food gift card and toys for the children at CenturyLink Field in a drive thru tent.
    Eligibility: Low-income families (self-declared) with children ages 17 and younger in household.  Families including those that are homeless living within these zip codes: 98101, 98102, 98104, 98108( excluding South Park-please contact White Center Corps), 98109, 98112, 98118, 98119, 98121, 98122, 98134, 98144, and 98199. For ZIP code 98108, only serves those living east of the Duwamish (Georgetown and Beacon Hill). Does not serve South Park.
    Intake Process: Pre-register in person during sign-up hours. A recording with program information is available by calling 206-442-8361.
    Required Documents: Documents Required:   -  Proof of address (recent utility bill, rent agreement or DSHS paperwork)) -  Families experiencing homelessness may provide verification from a shelter or other program stating that they are homeless within the area served -  Photo ID for adults (state ID, passport, agency issued photo ID with name and date of birth) -  Proof of child's age (birth certificate, passport, official document with date of birth)
    Fees: None.
    Travel Info: Located on SE corner of intersection of Boren & Pike St on Seattle's Capitol Hill. Free parking available. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.
    Email: 
    Website: www.saangeltree.org
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    Name: Toy House offered (in West Seattle and Issaquah) by Eastridge Church in Issaquah 
    Address: 24205 Southeast Issaquah-Fall City Road Issaquah WA 98029
    Phone: 425-392-3253
    Hours: Sign up during Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway. Sa, 9am, Nov. 21, 2020.
    Description: Coordinates a Christmas show and toy giveaway program for children at two locations in King County. Pre-registration required.
    Eligibility: Toys are for kids ages 18 and younger. No other restrictions.
    Intake Process: For the Issaquah toy house, register in person at the Eastridge Church. For the West Seattle toy house, register in person at the Delridge Community Center - 4501 Delridge Way SW, Seattle, WA 98106.
    Required Documents: 
    Fees: None.
    Travel Info: Located SE of Eastridge Jammin' Cafe. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.
    Email: lzwick@ecaonline.org
    Website: https://www.eastridgetoday.com/ministries/xmas/
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    Name: Smiles at Christmas offered at Mission Africa
    Address: 
    Phone: 
    Hours: Register online. Registration starts M, Nov. 30, 2020. Event is Sa, Dec. 5, 2020.
    Description: Offers a holiday party with carols, a party jumper, face painting, cotton candy and free Christmas gifts for children.   The children in the family play while their parents pick out gifts. Also accepting donations of new toys and coats for distribution during the party. Event will be Sa, Dec. 7, 2019 in Auburn.
    Eligibility: Families in King County with children ages 8 and younger.
    Intake Process: Go to website to register. Click on “Register for Smiles at Christmas." Families MUST register online in advance in order to attend. All registrants must attend, including children. The registration link will not be available until Dec. 2, 2019. Email for more information.
    Required Documents: 
    Fees: None.
    Travel Info: 
    Email: info@missionafrica.us
    Website: http://www.missionafrica.us/content/smiles-christmas