Our Programs

We will begin accepting donations on June 22nd. We have changed some of our policies and procedures so please read carefully.


Monday-Wednesday-Friday 10am-5pm
Saturday 10:00am to 2:45pm

-1 Client Per Card Allowed to Shop
-All Others Must Stay in Car
-No Children
-Shopping by Appointment ONLY!
-Arrive No Earlier Than 10 Minutes Before Scheduled Appointment Time
-Max of 10 Clients in Clothing Bank at a Time
-Allowed Shop Time is 30 Minutes
-Masks are REQUIRED
-Maintain 6 feet of Separation
-Hand Washing
-Avoid Touching Face
-If Sick, Stay Home

Serving the needs of the community since 1974

St. Francis House is a center of compassionate presence and service that offers hope and eases the hardships of those in need in East Pierce County. Since 1974, St. Francis House has been serving the needs of our community, all free of charge!

We exist to improve the lives of those in need. We do this by offering the following services and programs:

  • Clothing Bank
  • Evening Meal Program
  • Emergency Food Pantry
  • Emergency Assistance/ Homelessness Prevention Program
  • ESL Program
  • Back-to-School Program
  • Christmas Program

Federal Poverty Guidelines

During our intake interview, clients must show that they meet the federal poverty guidelines to receive services. Below are the 2020 guidelines for services. 

2017 Federal Poverty Guidelines (2018 guidelines are generally released in late January)

Household Size 1 2 3 4
Monthly Income (gross) $1,063.33 $1,436.67 $1810.00 $2,183.33
Annual Income (gross) $12,760 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200

Service Area Zip Codes
98022, 98321,98328, 98330, 98338,98344, 98354, 98360, 98371, 98372, 98373, 98374, 98375, 98385, 98387, 98390, 98391, 98424, 98580, 98327, 98404, 98433, 98439, 98443, 98444, 98445, 98446, 98498, 98499