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Welcome to the St. Leo Food Connection!

From its humble beginnings in a garage in 1982, the St. Leo Food Bank has grown into the largest food bank in Pierce County. We are one of the few food banks in the county that is open on Saturdays, and we also have a food line on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.

Our goal is to provide our clients with enough food for three meals for three days.

Donations

We accept donations of unopened non-perishable food items as well as appropriately handled perishable items during our business hours. Due to Health Department regulations we cannot accept home canned.preserved food items. Please call our main office (253-383-5048) if you have any questions.

St. Leo Food Bank Food Line Hours

Food Donation Hours

T/Th - 12:00- 3:30 and 4:30 - 6:00

M/W/F - 8:30 - 4:00

W/F - 9:30 - 11:00 and 12:00 - 3:30

T/Th - 8:30 - 6:00

Sat - 9:30 - 11:00 and 12:00 - 1:30

Sat - 8:30 - 1:30


Published June 23 in www.goskagit.com

School's Out But Hunger Continues

USDA program feeds students through summer months

By Kera Wanielista

For kids, summer break should be about playing and enjoying their three months of school-free days, not about where to find their next meal.

For many kids in the Skagit Valley, school days provide the only reliable access to a well-balanced meal students get in a day. With school being out for the summer, students may not know where to go to fill their stomachs.

Because of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Simplified Summer Food Program, kids don’t have to worry about whether they will have breakfasts or lunches during the summer.

“We see kids who come in on Mondays and they are hungry,” said Sedro-Woolley School District food services director Mark Campbell. “I don’t think they become less hungry in the summer.” Read entire article


Adolfson Peterson Community golf tournament logoCommunity Builders Golf Tournament

When: Friday, September 12th

Where: Trophy Lake Golf & Casting, 3900 SW Lake Flora Rd, Port Orchard

The St. Leo Food Connection's Backpack Program, which provides two days worth of food to more than 750 children and their families on weekends throughout the school year, has been selected as one of the beneficiaries of Adolfson & Peterson's Annual Community Builders Golf Tournament at Trophy Lake Golf Course on Friday, September 12th.

Get your foursome together today and register today. You'll enjoy a great day of golf and help feed hungry kids at the same time. Register Online Here

Sponsorships Available

In addition to playing, there are a variety of corporate sponsorships available for this event. Please go to the event website for more information on how you can be part of the tournament.


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