City Gates Christmas

Volunteer Opportunity

This year City Gates Ministries goal has been to keep homelessness from escalating. The proceeds which come from Albertsons  “Hunger Bag” fund drive have helped over 1,200 households maintain financial security through the commodities associated from your volunteer support in 2020.


Albertson’s  – Lilly Rd. Volunteer Table
* 3520 Pacific Ave SE, Olympia, WA 98501
* 7 days a week * November- December
* Hours: 11:00am – 7:00pm

To sign up.
or call 360-705-0291 and list the DATES and TIMES you can serve.

Thank you in advance for all that you do to help people in need.

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Current Needs

  • Blankets
  • Good used clothing (all sizes)
  • Coats and jackets
  • Food (non-perishable)
  • Hygiene items
  • Pet food and supplies
  • Diapers and wipes
  • Sippy cups
  • Batteries
  • Flashlights
  • Furniture
  • Tents and tarps

"Better Together" Auction

This year’s dinner auction event was on Saturday, November 13th at Westwood Baptist Church in West Olympia. The theme this year was “We Are Better Together”.  While the the rain was falling outside, the bidding paddles were raising inside!

Thanks to all who contributed items, donated funds, and bid with generosity that helped make for a successful evening.

Below are the sponsors who helped underwrite the dinner auction event.

Street Lights

One of the longest-running outreach events of City Gates is our Street Lights event Thursday nights. We serve any and all who come for food, clothing, personal items, prayer, and encouragement. You are welcome to join us

Drop Off Locations

Clothing only. For furniture donations drop us a note on our donation page below.

Calvary Chapel Olympia
(Tue-Fri 9a-4p)   
919 Division St NW, Olympia

Gloria Dei Lutheran
(Mon-Fri 10a-5p
1515 Harrison Ave NW, Olympia