Some of our preferred donation items are: canned foods; peanut butter/other nut butters; dry beans, rice, and pasta in 2 lb containers or smaller; baby formula and baby diapers of all sizes.
Please, no glass containers or oversized containers. To donate over 150 lbs of perishables, please contact us to make an appointment.
FOOD DONATION DROP OFF
Warehouse at 1824 Ellis Street-enter via alleyway between Ohio & Kansas Streets
Monday – Thursday
8:30am – 4:00pm
12:00 – 4:00pm
Small Potatoes Gleaning
Small Potatoes Gleaning Project works with local farms to recover vegetables that would be plowed back into the ground. Volunteers glean more than 200,000 pounds of produce each year and deliver to more than two dozen food banks and meal programs across Whatcom County.Read More »
Small Potatoes Gleaning Opportunities
Check here for scheduled volunteer events with Small Potatoes Gleaning Project!Read More »
Food Bank Fresh
By partnering with local famers in the Winter, we get a bounty of fresh food, at very reasonable prices, in the Spring and Summer. It’s a win-win.Read More »
Our Victory Gardens program encourages home gardeners to donate surplus produce to Bellingham Food Bank. Each year our families benefit from more than 50,000 pounds of food donated from local Victory Gardens.Read More »
Food waste contributes to hunger, and we applaud our local food retailers for their efforts to reduce their waste.Read More »