Supporting neighbors during the COVID-19 crisis response.

New Food Bank Hours Starting June 15, 2020 

Closed Wednesdays

Donation Drop Off  9 am - 12 pm | Mon - Fri, except Weds 

Curbside Pickup  12 pm - 4 pm | Mon - Fri, except Weds 


9 am - Noon | The earlier the better!

 M - F, not Wednesdays

The circle of giving grows.

Donate easy to grow veggies such as broccoli or carrots - one row makes a difference. Upon harvest, deliver your washed and bagged produce to the back porch. Add Helpline House to WSU's Plant-A-Row Reporting!

Victory Gardens

Calling all home gardeners and

pea-patchers! Upon harvest, deliver your washed and bagged produce to the back porch.

Map Your Neighborhood

Bainbridge Prepares MYN groups use their email distribution list to help gather MOST NEEDED food donations to support specific needs at Helpline House food bank.




Anytime drop off at Safeway or Town & Country bin.

Morning drop off at Helpline House.

9 am - Noon | M - F, not Wednesdays


Small but MIGHTY! 

Collecting MOST NEEDED is a BIG help

during modified operations. Thank You! 

  • Jams & Jellies

  • Boxed Mac & Cheese​

  • Boxed Juices

  • Canned Hearty Soups 
    with pull tabs

  • Alternative Milks

Brown bag donations are temporarily on hold.

• with or without handles is okay,

• double bag & fold-in the bottoms, 

• stack them flat (if you got a bunch).

Drop off at Safeway's or Town & Country's donation bins. Alternatively, drop off at the food bank's curbside during donation hours. 


Thanks for all your help!

Thank You for donating brown bags!

Your amazing support has filled our storage to the rafters. It's a great sight!

When storage is available again we will post on social media 'brown bags needed'. 

Thank you for thinking of Helpline House,

we couldn't do it without you!

 Foods past expiration dates

Any product containing alcohol

"In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer." 



Homemade or home canned foods

Meats/fish wrapped or repackaged at home

Helpline House Food Bank and Social Services of Bainbridge Island

Helpline House is a community non-profit agency providing an umbrella of social services striving to help our Bainbridge Island neighbors to meet essential needs.  Basic services are provided cost-free, regardless of income.  Needs are defined broadly and not always financial.  Any community member in crisis or in need of consultation is welcome. 

Need after hours or emergency services?

Helpline House has a policy of non-discrimination regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual preference, age, disability or veteran’s status, and is in compliance with all requirements of law and regulations with respect to employment, volunteer participation or service delivery. 


282 Knechtel Way NE

Bainbridge Island, WA 98110



NEW Food Bank Hours

START JUNE 15, 2020


Mon - Fri, except Weds

9 AM - 12 PM

Food Bank Curbside Pickup

Mon - Fri, except Weds

12 PM - 4 PM

Social Work

Remote Services Only Via Phone
Weekdays 9 AM - 5 PM


(206) 842.7621



(206) 842-9867