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FIVE DAYS OF COMPASSION

August 12-16 2020 5 Days of Compassion banner with sponsors (L-R) Prentice Financial Planning. Jeffrey Kopp Edward Jones Investing, Bliss and Skeen CPA

Please join us for this upcoming event, a series of videos over the course of five days showcasing compassion in our community through partnerships, collaborations. volunteerism and service.  Our goal is to inform and inspire you to support our efforts to “eliminate hunger in our local community” and raise $10,000 supporting our project in Lacey.

Links to the videos will appear here, on our Facebook page and on Instagram beginning this Wednesday, August 12th.

July 2020 Drive Up Locations and Times

We worked with these organizations to create these drive-up/walk up events near you.

  • Free food, all households welcome
  • Please stay in your vehicle
  • People arriving on foot will be served
  • Keep 6′ of space between others at all times

July 2020 Drive Up Locations and Times

DescriptionWho ForWhereDateTime
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850107-01-2020
(Wednesday)
11am-3pm
South Puget Sound Community CollegeOpen to all2011 Mottman Rd SW Olympia, WA 98512
In front of Kenneth Minnaert building
07-01-2020
(Wednesday)
10am-3pm
TCFB Closed - HOLIDAYCLOSED07-03-2020
Mountain View Church Drive UpOpen to all940 Israel Road Southwest, Tumwater, WA07-07-2020
(Tuesday)
10am-3pm
Senior Day Drive upOpen to Seniors220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850107-07-2020
(Tuesday)
11am-1pm
Rainier Emergency Food CenterOpen to all11318 Vail Cut Off Rd SE, Rainier, WA 9857607-08-2020
(Wednesday)
9:30am-12
CSC Drive Up - Other BankOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850107-08-2020
(Wednesday)
11am-3pm
Evergreen Christian Community Drive upOpen to all1000 Black Lake Blvd SW Olympia, WA 9850207-09-2020
(Thursday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850107-10-2020
(Friday)
11am-3pm
Evergreen State College Parking Lot COpen to All2700 Evergreen Pkwy NW, Olympia, WA 9850507-14-2020
(Tuesday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850107-15-2020
(Wednesday)
11am-3pm
Saint Martin’s Drive UpOpen to allSt Martin's University Lacey, WA
Base of the grand staircase.
07-16-2020
(Thursday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850107-17-2020
(Wednesday)
11am-3pm
Baby Day Drive upOpen to families with children under 5220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850107-21-2020
(Tuesday)
11am-1pm
Mountain View Church Drive UpOpen to all940 Israel Road Southwest, Tumwater, WA07-21-2020
(Tuesday)
10am-3pm
Rainier Emergency Food CenterOpen to all11318 Vail Cut Off Rd SE, Rainier, WA 9857607-22-2020
(Wednesday)
9:30am-12
CSC Drive Up - COVID 19 Other BankOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850107-22-2020
(Wednesday)
11am-3pm
Evergreen Christian Community Drive upOpen to all1000 Black Lake Blvd SW Olympia, WA 9850207-23-2020
(Thursday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850107-24-2020
(Friday)
11am-3pm
Evergreen State College Parking Lot COpen to All2700 Evergreen Pkwy NW, Olympia, WA 9850507-28 -2020
(Tuesday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850107-29-2020
(Friday)
11am-3pm
Saint Martin’s Drive UpOpen to allSt Martin's University Lacey, WA
Base of the grand staircase.
07-30-2020
(Thursday)
10am-3pm

June 2020 Drive Up Locations and Times

We worked with these organizations to create these drive-up/walk up events near you.

  • Free food, all households welcome
  • Please stay in your vehicle
  • People arriving on foot will be served
  • Keep 6′ of space between others at all times

June 2020 Locations and Times

DescriptionWho ForWhereDateTime
Senior Day Drive upOpen to Seniors220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850106-02-2020
(Tuesday)
11am-1pm
Evergreen State College Parking Lot COpen to All2700 Evergreen Pkwy NW, Olympia, WA 9850506-02-2020
(Tuesday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850106-03-2020
(Wednesday)
11am-3pm
South Puget Sound Community CollegeOpen to all2011 Mottman Rd SW Olympia, WA 98512

In front of Kenneth Minnaert building
06-04-2020
(Thursday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850106-05-2020
(Friday)
11am-3pm
Mountain View Church Drive UpOpen to all940 Israel Road Southwest, Tumwater, WA06-09-2020
(Tuesday)
10am-3pm
Rainier Emergency Food CenterOpen to all11318 Vail Cut Off Rd SE, Rainier, WA 9857606-10-2020
(Wednesday)
9:30am-12
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850106-10-2020
(Wednesday)
11am-3pm
Evergreen Christian Community Drive upOpen to all1000 Black Lake Blvd SW Olympia, WA 9850206-11-2020
(Thursday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850106-12-2020
(Friday)
11am-3pm
Baby Day Drive upOpen to families with children under 5220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850106-16-2020
(Tuesday)
11am-1pm
Evergreen State College Parking Lot COpen to All2700 Evergreen Pkwy NW, Olympia, WA 9850506-16-2020
(Tuesday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850106-17-2020
(Wednesday)
11am-3pm
Saint Martin’s Drive UpOpen to allSt Martin's University Lacey, WA
Base of the grand staircase.
06-18-2020
(Thursday)
10am-3pm
Mountain View Church Drive UpOpen to all940 Israel Road Southwest, Tumwater, WA06-23-2020
(Tuesday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850106-24-2020
(Wednesday)
11am-3pm
Rainier Emergency Food CenterOpen to all11318 Vail Cut Off Rd SE, Rainier, WA 9857606-24-2020
(Wednesday)
9:30am-12
Evergreen Christian Community Drive upOpen to all1000 Black Lake Blvd SW Olympia, WA 9850206-25-2020
(Thursday)
10am-3pm
CSC Drive UpOpen to all220 Thurston Ave Olympia, WA 9850106-26-2020
(Friday)
11am-3pm
Evergreen State College Parking Lot COpen to All2700 Evergreen Pkwy NW, Olympia, WA 9850506-30 -2020
(Tuesday)
10am-3pm

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. This material was funded under the USDA’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program—SNAP. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) provides nutrition assistance to people with low income. It can help you buy nutritious food for a better diet. To find out more, contact the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services at 1-877-501-2233.

Thurston County Media Interviews Us

On May 12 Thurston County Media interviewed Development Director Judy Jones about changes the Food Bank has made for our volunteers, distribution sites and other ways we keep services going for our customers during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Follow this link to the 13 minute interview at Thurston County Media. (opens in a new window)

If you want to volunteer, donate or have questions phone us at 360.352.8597 and press ‘0’ (zero).

Thank you, our community, for your donations of goods, time and money.

Home delivery for seniors 60+ and those with a legal disability

In an effort to protect the most vulnerable within our community from the spread of COVID-19, the Thurston County Food Bank will start a limited delivery program and will make home deliveries of food to people over the age of 60 OR who have a legal disability from May 2020 until July 31st 2020 as we are able.

To sign up, visit our Home Delivery Request Form.

Questions? Please contact our CSFP Manager. (360) 352-8597 x206.