Eloise’s Cooking Pot Food Bank Now Offering Covid-19 Vaccination Clinic in Partnership with Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Making A Difference Foundation (MADF) announces the Eloise’s Cooking Pot Food Bank in Tacoma will be having a COVID-19 vaccination clinic for those still needing the shot. The clinic will be for one day only, Tuesday, July 27, 2021, from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the food [...]

By |2021-07-26T17:15:09-07:00July 26th, 2021|Blog, Press|

The Making a Difference Foundation Announces 2020 College Scholarship Winners (Tacoma Weekly)

THE MAKING A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2020 COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS The Making A Difference Foundation (MADF) of Tacoma, Washington announces its 2020 scholarship awards to ten students attending college throughout the nation. The Making A Difference Foundation and its President and Founder, Ahndrea Blue, believes that education is the greatest equalizer and force for change. [...]

By |2020-08-04T16:49:59-07:00August 3rd, 2020|Blog, Press|

Snoqualmie Tribe donates nearly $400,000 to Snoqualmie Valley nonprofits hit hard by pandemic

In addition to the funds donated to Snoqualmie Valley organizations, the Snoqualmie Tribe also made donations to organizations serving the entire Puget Sound region, including... Making A Difference Foundation. Read the full article at the link below. https://livingsnoqualmie.com/snoqualmie-tribe-donates-nearly-400000-to-snoqualmie-valley-nonprofits-hit-hard-by-pandemic/

By |2020-06-26T16:55:38-07:00June 26th, 2020|Blog, Press|

Veterans Emergency COVID-19 Assistance Program

The Pierce County Veterans Emergency COVID-19 Assistance program serves eligible Pierce County military or veteran households, who because of the COVID-19 emergency or the response to that emergency, have suffered financial hardship and now lack sufficient income or resources to pay rent. Program recipients are eligible to receive  three (3) months of emergency rent / mortgage assistance. Payments are [...]

By |2020-06-10T16:55:47-07:00June 10th, 2020|Blog, Press|

We talk a lot about supporting restaurants. Here’s how you can help feed others (via The News Tribune)

VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED ELSEWHERE Eloise’s Cooking Pot, a program of the Making A Difference Foundation based on Tacoma’s Eastside, serves about 30,000 Pierce County families and distributes more than 2 million pounds of food annually, about 40 percent through home delivery. As COVID-19 spread, the organization switched to a pickup model for its onsite pantry [...]

By |2020-04-09T18:20:47-07:00April 9th, 2020|Blog, Press|

Eloise’s Cooking Pot Food Bank now offers Home Delivery Food Services to Essential Healthcare Workers during the COVID-19 Crisis

In response to the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, The Making A Difference Foundation (MADF) announces the Eloise’s Cooking Pot Food Bank in Tacoma is now offering home delivery food services to essential healthcare workers who are on the frontlines of the crisis in Pierce County. The MADF wants to help those who are working to help [...]

By |2020-04-06T12:42:26-07:00April 6th, 2020|Blog, Press|