The Ellensburg community offers additional resources to students and community members in need. See below for resources available.
Food Banks and Pantries
There are two food pantries in Ellensburg that are open to students to access. Services look different at each, but both welcome the CWU community to visit their pantries or sign-up for their services.
- FISH Community Food Bank
Students are welcome to utilize services offered by FISH. Visit their website for updated hours and programs. FISH can also help sign you up for SNAP benefits.
- APOYO Food Bank
Students are welcome to visit APOYO during food distribution. No paperwork is required to receive food. Check their website for updated distribution hours.
Clothing and Shelter Resources
- Ellensburg Community Clothing Center
- Located in the Community Annex at the United Methodist Church at the intersection of Ruby St. and 3rd. St.: see Google Maps location.
- Hours: Tuesdays and Saturdays 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
- Ellensburg Cold Weather Shelter