We need your support to stop homelessness before it starts. Help us be there for our neighbors when they need us most!

As of March 1, 2020, the West Seattle Helpline and West Seattle Food Bank have merged to become one stronger organization. We are now under the name West Seattle Food Bank.

Please donate at

The West Seattle Helpline (now the West Seattle Food Bank) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
EIN: 91-1464412

What can your donation do?


will buy a month’s worth of bus tickets so local seniors can get to medical appointments.


will keep a family’s water running while parents look for work.


will keep the lights on for a family after an unexpected hardship.


will prevent an eviction for families recovering from a medical emergency.


will keep the Clothesline open for 1 month, allowing over $10,000 of clothing to be distributed to the homeless, to children for school, and to adults for job interviews.

You can also donate by mailing a check to:

The West Seattle Helpline
6516 35th Ave SW
Seattle, WA 98126