1 in 8 King County residents experienced hunger last year.

Join Our Team: Meal Program Coordinator

Position Type: Full-time, exempt Hunger Intervention Program's (HIP) Senior Community Meal Program...

Advocate’s guide to Washington State

Washington has 49 legislative districts (you can find your district here) and each district has...

HIP’s Wellness Powerhouse

Claire Dunn came to HIP as an AmeriCorps volunteer with an interest in preventative medicine and a...

The Effects of Food Insecurity

Food insecurity has a lasting impact on our health at every stage of life.

The Effects of Food Insecurity

Food insecurity has a lasting impact on our health at every stage of life.

How Hunger Intervention Program Helps

Hunger Intervention Program (HIP) is working to increase food security for underserved populations in north King County through nutritious meals, educational programs, and advocacy.

How Hunger Intervention Program Helps

Hunger Intervention Program (HIP) is working to increase food security for underserved populations in north King County through nutritious meals, educational programs, and advocacy.

Your support is vital in ensuring everyone in King County has access to nutritious food.

Your support is vital in ensuring everyone in King County has access to nutritious food.

Last Year

Meals Served

Pounds of Donated Food

Volunteer Hours

through our programs alone.

were incorporated into our healthy meals.

were contributed by more than 150 community members.

Last Year

Meals Served

through our programs alone.

Pounds of Donated Food

were incorporated into our healthy meals.

Volunteer Hours

were contributed by more than 150 community members.

Featured Blog Posts

Join Our Team: Meal Program Coordinator

Join Our Team: Meal Program Coordinator

Position Type: Full-time, exempt Hunger Intervention Program's (HIP) Senior Community Meal Program provides a low-cost, nutritious, and delicious hot lunch three days a week to seniors 60 and over as well as other members of the Lake City community. If you are looking...

HIP is hiring: Summer Eats Program Associates

HIP is hiring: Summer Eats Program Associates

Temporary (June 17th to August 27th, 2021), 40 hours/week position Seattle, Washington We are looking for someone who is passionate about ending childhood hunger by ensuring kids and teens have access to free meals during the summer. This individual will work with...

More Than Meals

More Than Meals

This post is the first in a series of blogs from our 2021 HungerCorps. Find new posts each week through August. On my first day handing out meals for the Hunger Intervention Program, I didn't know what to expect. Stacked on top of coolers of Uncrustables was a bin of...

(Re)Introducing the Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Cathy

(Re)Introducing the Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Cathy

Meet Cathy, a dedicated volunteer who joined our team last July in the midst of the pandemic. Though she started with our HIP Packs program, she soon transitioned into the kitchen and has been there regularly ever since!  Cathy has lived in Lake City for some...

More Than Meals

More Than Meals

This post is the first in a series of blogs from our 2021 HungerCorps. Find new posts each week through August. On my first day handing out meals for the Hunger Intervention Program, I didn't know what to expect. Stacked on top of coolers of Uncrustables was a bin of...

(Re)Introducing the Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Cathy

(Re)Introducing the Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Cathy

Meet Cathy, a dedicated volunteer who joined our team last July in the midst of the pandemic. Though she started with our HIP Packs program, she soon transitioned into the kitchen and has been there regularly ever since!  Cathy has lived in Lake City for some...

Summer of Food and Fun for Families

Summer of Food and Fun for Families

Summertime, and the living is.....easy? Not for everyone, especially families with children. Without school meals, many families worry about getting enough healthy food to eat. They also fear the "summer slide" in learning because they can't afford enriching summer...