Category Archives: Drive Up

Bad Air Changes

September 16 -Two Drive Up Events Changed

Rainier Postponed

Due to extreme smoke in the area, we are cancelling the ‘make-up’ distribution in Rainier , Wednesday, September 16.

The regularly scheduled distribution in Rainier on the fourth Wednesday of the month (Sept 23) will occur as usual from 9:30–noon at 11318 Vail Cut Off Rd SE, Rainier, WA 98576.

Hidden Creek Cancelled

Also cancelled Sept. 16: Hidden Creek Church Satellite Food Bank, 10:00AM–2:00PM at 1807 9th Ave SW Olympia, WA 98502.

September 17 – Pop- Up Distribution Time Change

St. Martin’s Pop-Up Distribution Times Shortened

We will be distributing food at St. Martin’s in Lacey
Thursday, Sept. 17 from 10AM – 12PM.
Afternoon distribution has been cancelled.

Full distribution will be available Friday, Sept. 18 at the Downtown Olympia location (220 Thurston Ave. NE 98501) from 11AM – 3PM. Drive-Up and Walk-Up distribution will be available to everybody.

We will be in Rainier Sept 16

The Thurston County Food Bank will be doing a ‘make-up’ distribution in Rainier on Wednesday, Sept 16 from 9:30–12:00 at 11318 Vail Cut Off Rd SE, Rainier, WA 98576

We were unable to distribute in Rainier on the 9th due to equipment failure. Our regularly scheduled distribution on the fourth Wednesday of the month (Sept 23) will occur as usual.


Every Contribution Matters

  • ITEMS MOST NEEDED*:Canned protein (black beans, tuna, etc.)
    • Canned fruits and vegetables
    • Fruit-pie fillings (cherry/apple)
    • Peanut butter
    • Evaporated milk
    • Macaroni and cheese
    • You can also donate personal care items such as shampoo, soap, toothbrush, etc.

      *Please avoid any glass and open packaging*

Donors will receive a “Be Our Guest” card courtesy of McDonald’s of Tumwater. (Supply is limited)

The Rotary Club of Tumwater is a nonprofit group that provides thousands of dollars in scholarships to local youth, organizes fundraisers, food drives, and events for the benefit of those in the community of Tumwater.

Use this link to download a PDF describing the event