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  • Assistance Programs Available for Families

    Food Assistance Icon Food Assistance Programs:

    Auburn School District Breakfast and Lunch Program

    Stop Locations - Map of Stops

    In the Community

    Monday 4:30 p.m. Community Supper-First United Methodist Church
    100 N Street SE, Auburn - 253-833-8925

    Tuesday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. New Hope Lutheran Church & Preschool
    603 3rd Ave SE, Pacific WA (Food Distribution)

    Thursday 5:30 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church
    410 H Street NE, Auburn - 253-833-5280

    Sunday 2 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church
    410 H Street NE, Auburn - 253-833-5280

    Auburn Food Bank


    Emergency Feeding Program


    Enfamil Formula Company

    8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (CST)
    For families having a hard time finding formula in stores, you can contact Enfamil for Formula for assistance.

    Nourish Mobile Food Banks (Some Sites Still Open)
    Please visit https://nourishpc.org/need-feed/ for an updated search option for days and locations that the mobile food banks are still serving.

    United Way of King County - Weekly Food Box Home Delivery in Partnership with South King County Food Banks & Door Dash

    Sign up for Food Box Home Delivery from July 6, 2020 - August 30, 2020
    For more information or questions, please contact Natalie Marques at nmarques@uwkc.org or call 206-461-3751

    United Way Community COVID-19 Relief Fund

    Call and provide a zip code and you will be given a list of local agencies to provide assistance. Assistance with bills, rent and/or food.


    Financial Assistance Icon Financial Assistance Programs:

    Auburn Food Bank

    (If you need financial assistance for utilities (excluding cell phones) and rent, you can contact the Auburn Food Bank or stop by and visit them.)

    Internet Assistance Program - Comcast

    The Internet Essentials program from Comcast offers 60 days of complimentary internet essentials service to families. To sign up, applicants can simply visit www.internetessentials.com. The accessible website also includes the option to video chat with customer service agents in American Sign Language. There are also two dedicated phone numbers 1-888-846-8376 for English or 1-855-765-6995 for Spanish.

    Multi-Service Center

    Call the 24-hour appointment line at 253-517-2263 or schedule online at https://msc.itfrontdesk.com/. MSC's Energy Assistance Program is provided on a first come, first serve basis - depending on funding availability.

    PENFED Foundation

    The PENFED Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Program was created to provide financial assistance to all Veterans, Active Duty, Reserves and National guard who are experiencing a financial setback due to the negative economic effects of COVID-19. Foundation is prioritizing assistance to those who have lost their primary/only income and have an increased financial burden. The grant amount will support one (1) month of payment up to $1500.

    Scholly COVID-19 Student Relief Fund

    Apply at Scholly today to receive $200 in cash assistance to help cover expenses during this global crisis. Application takes less than two minutes.

    Unemployment Security web page about COVID-19 and Benefits



    Contact either the Help Me Grow WA hotline: 1-800-322-2588
    Mon-Thurs 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. - Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Parent Help 123 Benefit Finder

    An outreach team that works remotely and can help clients fill applications and find resources.

    Childcare Assistance Icon Childcare Services:

    Child Care Aware

    For families looking for child care, visit Child Care Aware to find child care nearby your home or your work place: https://childcareawarewa.org/families/#whotocall

    Immigration Resources Icon Resources for Immigrants:

    One America


    COVID-19 Resources for Immigrants
    has compiled a list of resources in Washington State (some in multiple languages) to ensure everyone in our communities are able to receive the care and necessities they need.

    Health Plan Assistance Icon Health Plan Assistance Program:

    The Community Health Access Program (CHAP)

    The Community Health Access Program (CHAP) offers telephone assistance with enrolling in various programs such as Apple Health.

    Housing Assistance Icon Housing and Shelter Programs:

    Catholic Community Services (CCS)


    King County Housing Authority


    Multi-Services Center (One-Time) Rental Assistance or Emergency Utility Assistance


    MSC Affordable Housing for Families, Individuals & Seniors

    St. Vincent de Paul


    Solid Ground