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Food is the gift of life

We serve meals at two shelters – Helen’s Place and Sophia’s Place – and depend on the community to provide the women nourishing meals.

Helen’s Place, Kirkland
Hot lunch and dinner for 40 women
(all days of the week)

Hot breakfast for 40 women
(Saturdays & Sundays)

Address: 8045 120th Avenue NE, Suite 200
Kirkland, WA 98033

Sophia’s Place, Bellevue

Hot lunch for 30 women
ot dinner for 21 women
(all days of the week)

Hot breakfast for 30 women
(Saturdays & Sundays)

Address: 3032 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

Provide a lunch and/or dinner at Helen’s Place and Sophia’s Place

Provide a hot breakfast on weekends at Helen’s Place and Sophia’s Place

Questions? Email Megan Duncan at


  • Home-prepared meals
    • The meal must be prepared on the day you have signed up to donate it.
    • Hot meals: please prepare a complete meal (main hot dish, side dish, dessert) for the number of women selected to ensure they all receive a full meal.
    • If you would like to provide a cold side dish, such as a salad, it must be store-bought (packaged and unopened).
  • Restaurant meals
    • You may purchase and deliver a complete meal from a restaurant or purchase and arrange to have the restaurant deliver the meal to the shelter.
  • Health and safety
  • Cooking for a large group
    • Please read our guidelines to help you prepare meals for large groups.
  • Click here to sign up to provide a meal.