Holiday Programs

Thanksgiving & Christmas Food Basket Programs

The Wahkiakum Food Bank distributes holiday food baskets to income eligible families who live in Wahkiakum County. These baskets provide the ingredients to prepare a holiday meal. You are only allowed to sign up for your own household. Sign-ups are based upon availability of baskets. The person who signed up for the basket will need to bring proof of address and pick up a confirmation card from Wahkiakum County Health & Human Services (WCHHS). For more information, contact Wahkiakum Food Bank at 360-795-3497.

The Thanksgiving Food Basket Program sign-ups will start the first week of November each year. 

The Christmas Food Basket Program sign-ups will start the first week of December each year.

To sign-up for the food baskets, contact WCHHS at 360-795-8630. 

Wahkiakum County Health & Human Services
42 Elochoman Valley Road
Cathlamet, WA 98612

STAR Program

The STAR Program is for income eligible families with children and provides age appropriate holiday gifts for the children who live in Wahkiakum County and/or go to school in Cathlamet or Naselle. For more information, contact Nova Lee and/or John Knopp at 360-431-5232.

Applications will be available at Wahkiakum County Health & Human Services in late fall at the address listed below. 

Wahkiakum County Health & Human Services
42 Elochoman Valley Road
Cathlamet, WA 98612