Hunger Awareness Month – May 2017

May is Hunger Awareness Month! Emergency Food Network has made it easy for you to get involved through events and volunteer opportunities to help your neighbors in need. Just choose at least one or more of these fun and easy activities in the month of May to make a difference in your community.

Check out our calendar below out to see how you can get involved in Hunger Awareness Month!

Warehouse Tour @ Emergency Food Network
May 5, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Warehouse Tour @ Emergency Food Network | Tacoma | Washington | United States
Take a tour of the Emergency Food Network Distribution Center and learn about Pierce County’s emergency food system.
Ground Breaking Social @ Emergency Food Network
May 5, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ground Breaking Social @ Emergency Food Network | Tacoma | Washington | United States
Join us for refreshments and snacks as we break ground on the new land purchased during EFN’s Capaicty Building Campaign, celebrate the milestones we have already reached, and unveil plans for the future!
Farm Season Kickoff @ EFN's Mother Earth Farm
May 6, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Farm Season Kickoff @ EFN's Mother Earth Farm | Puyallup | Washington | United States
Join us as we kick off the growing season at Emergency Food Network’s Mother Earth Farm. Stop by for a tour of our 8-acre organic farm and family friendly activities! Refreshments and snacks will be provided. No registration is needed … Continue reading
Mother Earth Farm (AM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm
May 7, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mother Earth Farm (AM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm | Puyallup | Washington | United States
If this date or time doesn’t work with your schedule, you are welcome to register for an alternative date on any Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Both morning and afternoon sessions are available for volunteers throughout summer! Just give us a call … Continue reading
Mother Earth Farm (PM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm
May 7, 2017 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mother Earth Farm (PM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm | Puyallup | Washington | United States
If this date or time doesn’t work with your schedule, you are welcome to register for an alternative date on any Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Both morning and afternoon sessions are available for volunteers throughout summer! Just give us a call … Continue reading
May 10, 2017 all-day
GiveBIG to EFN!
Make a donation to Emergency Food Network on GiveBIG day! Join thousands of others in donating during this annual one-day online giving event in the Greater Seattle area. Your donations to Emergency Food Network will help provide food for our neighbors … Continue reading
Mother Earth Farm (AM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm
May 12, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mother Earth Farm (AM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm | Puyallup | Washington | United States
If this date or time doesn’t work with your schedule, you are welcome to register for an alternative date on any Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Both morning and afternoon sessions are available for volunteers throughout summer! Just give us a call … Continue reading
Repack Project – Second Friday! @ Emergency Food Network
May 12, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Repack Project - Second Friday! @ Emergency Food Network | Tacoma | Washington | United States
Volunteers at Emergency Food Network’s Repack Project prepare bulk foods for distribution by repackaging the foods into smaller, family-size portions. Bulk foods include rice, beans, oats, frozen corn and peas, oranges, and apples. Once repackaged the food is ready to go … Continue reading
Mother Earth Farm (PM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm
May 12, 2017 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mother Earth Farm (PM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm | Puyallup | Washington | United States
If this date or time doesn’t work with your schedule, you are welcome to register for an alternative date on any Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Both morning and afternoon sessions are available for volunteers throughout summer! Just give us a call … Continue reading
Mother Earth Farm (PM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm
May 12, 2017 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mother Earth Farm (PM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm | Puyallup | Washington | United States
If this date or time doesn’t work with your schedule, you are welcome to register for an alternative date on any Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Both morning and afternoon sessions are available for volunteers throughout summer! Just give us a call … Continue reading
May 13, 2017 all-day
Letter Carriers' Food Drive @ Your Mailbox!
How does the Letter Carriers’ Food Drive work in Pierce County? Leave a bag of non-perishable food at your mailbox on May 13. Your postal carrier or a volunteer will pick it up. EFN distributes the food to our neighbors in need in Pierce County. … Continue reading
Letter Carriers Food Drive: Driving Teams @ Post Office Branches in Tacoma, Lakewood, and Fife
May 13, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Letter Carriers Food Drive: Driving Teams @ Post Office Branches in Tacoma, Lakewood, and Fife
This year marks the 25th Annual Letter Carriers’ Food Drive! For Emergency Food Network, this single day is one of the most important food drives of the year. We receive close to 300,000 pounds of food, enough to stock Pierce … Continue reading
Mother Earth Farm (AM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm
May 13, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mother Earth Farm (AM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm | Puyallup | Washington | United States
If this date or time doesn’t work with your schedule, you are welcome to register for an alternative date on any Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Both morning and afternoon sessions are available for volunteers throughout summer! Just give us a call … Continue reading
Mother Earth Farm (PM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm
May 13, 2017 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mother Earth Farm (PM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm | Puyallup | Washington | United States
If this date or time doesn’t work with your schedule, you are welcome to register for an alternative date on any Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Both morning and afternoon sessions are available for volunteers throughout summer! Just give us a call … Continue reading
Mother Earth Farm (PM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm
May 14, 2017 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mother Earth Farm (PM Session) @ Emergency Food Network Mother Earth Farm | Puyallup | Washington | United States
If this date or time doesn’t work with your schedule, you are welcome to register for an alternative date on any Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Both morning and afternoon sessions are available for volunteers throughout summer! Just give us a call … Continue reading