KEXP Basic Needs Drive Party a Success!

KEXP hosted the first ever Basic Needs Drive Party from 10am-6pm on Friday, November 15th to benefit homeless young people in our community! The purpose of the event was twofold – to collect donations of basic needs items for young people in need, and to enroll young people in healthcare benefits. KEXP’s Basic Needs Drive […]

Join Us for KEXP’s Basic Needs Drive Party!

JOIN US for a Basic Needs Drive Party at KEXP  from 10am-6pm on Friday, November 15th! We will be collecting donations of socks, clothing, toiletries for youth in need from 10am – 6pm in KEXP’s parking lot at 113 Dexter Ave South (between Denny and John Streets).  KEXP’s basic needs drive is a compliment to their […]

Teen Feed to provide access to healthcare for youth in need!

The Washington Health Benefit Exchange today announced the selection of Teen Feed to perform community outreach as part of a broader marketing and communications effort for Washington Healthplanfinder. Washington Healthplanfinder is a new way for people to find, compare and enroll in health insurance in Washington and gain access to free or low-cost health coverage. […]

Share Your Perspective on the Seattle Police Department

Do you remember First Nation Wood Carver, John T. Williams? He was an unarmed community member, shot and killed by a Seattle Police officer in 2010. This incident, along with several other serious incidents involving police and people of color ignited public concern about excessive use of force and bias in the Seattle Police Department. […]

Meet Teen Feed’s Newest Staff Member: Hana Kawai!

  Teen Feed’s Staff and Board are excited to welcome Hana Kawai, our new Meal Program Coordinator for South King County! Hana’s extensive background in social services and youth empowerment makes her a perfect fit for Teen Feed. Whether she’s coaching girls’ Ultimate Frisbee, coordinating evenings at our neighboring shelter ROOTS, or running program at […]

Teen Feed South Seattle begins on June 27th!

Teen Feed is excited to announce the launch of its new South Seattle meal program! Beginning June 27th, Teen Feed South Seattle will provide warm meals and resources to youth and young adults, ages 13-25 in the South Seattle area during Seattle Parks and Recreation Summer Late Night Program between 7:00 and 8:00pm every Thursday […]

June’s Volunteer of the Month: Angie Hudkins

Angie pairs deep commitment with a big heart. Nearly a year and a half ago, Angie joined Teen Feed’s crew of volunteers. Having never worked with young people before, in a little over a year Angie has grown and developed into one of Teen Feed’s most rock-solid volunteers. Angie has great listening skills, and an […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Collin

We are pleased to present Collin as this month’s Volunteer Spotlight. Collin began volunteering with Teen Feed as an Advocate about a year and a half ago. Collin excels at forming solid relationships with young people and providing trusted advice about how to get through tough situations – often similar to experiences he had when […]

Meet Our New Executive Director: Tabitha Jensen!

Teen Feed’s Board and staff is excited to welcome our new  Executive Director, Tabitha Jensen! Tabitha brings with her over 15+ years of experience in social service program management, advocacy, administration and social justice work to offer, build, and ally in support of young people at Teen Feed. Tabitha holds a BA and MBA from Marylhurst […]

May’s Volunteer of the Month: Casey Middaugh

Casey Middaugh can’t stay away from Teen Feed. Casey first got involved with Teen Feed age 12, helping her Grandmother prepare food for her meal team. Between school and activities, Casey participate on meal teams, but wanted to be at Teen Feed regularly. Finding some free time in her busy schedule, last August Casey became […]