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We’re here for you.

ALERT: We’re back in our firehouse home at 722 18th Ave, and are open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.!

Our new food bank, “The Market,” is open Tuesday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Wednesday 12 to 4 p.m.; and Thursday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

We hope you’ll visit us soon! You can also reach us at 206-812-4940 or email


Our administration offices are at 722 18th Ave, and open Monday through Friday, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. You can also reach us by phone at 206-812-4940.

Office Closure: Holidays

  • Monday, January 17, 2022 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
  • Monday, February 21, 2022 (Presidents’ Day)
  • Monday, May 30, 2022 (Memorial Day)
  • Monday, June 20, 2022 (Juneteenth)
  • Monday, July 4, 2022 (Independence Day)
  • Monday, September 5, 2022 (Labor Day)
  • Monday, October 10, 2022 (Indigenous Peoples’ Day)
  • Friday, November 11, 2022 (Veterans Day)
  • Thursday and Friday, November 24 and 25, 2022 (Thanksgiving)
  • Close at noon on Friday, December 23, 2022 (Christmas Eve)
  • Monday and Tuesday, December 26 and 27, 2022 (Christmas)
  • Monday, January 2, 2023 (New Year’s Day)

Office Closure: Snow or Emergency

In addition to the dates listed above, Byrd Barr Place may have an unexpected closure due to extreme weather, severe power outages or other emergencies. Byrd Barr Place adheres to the Seattle Public Schools closures and delays due to snow.

Application questions

If you have questions about submitting an application online please reach out to our front desk at 206-812-4940 or email us at


If you would like to talk with us about making a donation, please reach out to Development Manager Meredith Sibley at or 206-812-4943.