North Helpline, which administers food banks serving the residents of the 98115, 98125, 98133, 98155, 98177, 98011, and 98028 zip codes, emergency services, a Baby Cupboard (infant and toddler supplies), and referral resources, approaches asking for donations as practically as it approaches caring for its neighborhood. It lists four ways to give: money, time, food, non-food and explains its needs for each quite clearly.

About Lauren Williams

Me, Lauren Williams, Certified Professional Organizer®: I'm a professional organizer who works in homes, home businesses and also small businesses. I'm a NYC native who's spent time in Philadelphia, Palo Alto, Baltimore and now Seattle. All great places, but NYC will always be home, and Seattle will be where I now stay. I help you think outside of the box to get something into the box.