Each year, we rely on the incredible support of our community to accomplish all that we do. Over 80% of the food we distribute is donated, much from individuals and businesses in our neighborhood. Also, cash donations make it possible for us to spend over $125,000 this year buying food.
Through Greater Giving
Monetary donations to the food bank can be made online through our partner, Greater Giving.
Click the red "donate now" button at right to donate using your MasterCard, Visa or American Express card. This is a secure transaction, and you will receive a printable receipt at the end of your transaction.
The link will open a new window.
Using Google Wallet
With your Google Wallet, you can donate the amount you want (minimum of $1 please) to the food bank using the box below. Type in the amount to donate then click the blue "Donate" button and continue through Google's secure donation process. Thanks for giving!
Credit Card (MC/Visa/Amex) donations can also be made by mail, by downloading, printing, and completing the following form: udfb_donation_form.pdf.
Donations by check or money order should be mailed to:
University District Food Bank
4731 - 15th Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98105-4404
Food donations can be dropped off Monday through Friday at our donation window in the alley behind the University Christian Church. We can receive donations anytime that we are open to distribute food (Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 10am-3pm and Tuesday & Thursday from 3pm-8pm) or by special advanced arrangement.
If you'd prefer, you can also drop off your donation while shopping at one of the following grocery stores:
- QFC University Village
- QFC Roosevelt
- QFC Wedgwood
- Safeway Wedgwood
- Whole Foods Roosevelt Square
Wondering just what food we need? Check out our latest food needs on our wish list.
Planned Giving - Wills & Bequests
The University District Food Bank invites you to include us in your future estate plans. Your gift will help us continue to provide healthy food to our neighbors when they need it in the future.
The legal name for our organization is University District Service League.
Our tax identification number is 91-1224834.
Our address is 4731 - 15th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105.
Our phone number is 206-523-7060.
For questions regarding planned giving or including the University District Food Bank in your will, please contact Paul Yunker, our Development Director, at 206-527-1990.
If you have any questions about making a donation, please don't hesitate to call the food bank at (206) 523-7060 during normal working hours or email us at udfbudistrictfoodbank.org.