Community Links

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    Thurston County Community Resource Guide (available in English and Spanish, developed by TOGETHER!)

    Yelm Chamber of Commerce
    Supports local businesses from Yelm, Rainier, Roy and McKenna. Lists all the major community events.

    The City of Yelm
    City Government, Passport Services, Parks & Recreation, Permits & Licenses, Utilities & Streets

    Social Services:

    Yelm Community Services (formerly UCBO)
    Thurston County licensing & social services
    360.458.7000

    Senior Multipurpose Center
    360.458.7733

    After-School / Summer Programs:

    Timberland Regional Library
    Phone: (360) 704- 4636
    www.trl.org

    Clothing/ Supplies:

    The Lord’s Closet Ministry of Crossroads Community Covenant Church
    Sue Bauer: Ministry Lead/Coordinator of Special Events
    Email: bauermama4@aol.com
    Phone: (360) 894-6946 (home) (360) 970-4371 (cell)
    Carrie Armstrong: Volunteer and Saturday clothing bank coordinator
    Phone: (360) 850-5826 (cell)
    Jasmyne Abern: Saturday clothing bank volunteer
    Find us on Facebook: The Lord’s Closet Ministry Crossroads Community Covenant Church, Yelm
    Normal Hours: Saturday 2:00 - 5:00 unless there is a scheduling conflict

    Free Coats:

    St Columbines Church
    506 1st St, Yelm 98597
    M & W 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    Crisis/ Emergency/ Referral:

    Yelm Community Services
    Phone: (360) 458- 7000
    www.yelmcommunityservices.com

    Food:

    Yelm Community Services
    624 Crystal Springs Rd NW, Yelm 98597
    Open TH 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    The Lord’s Table Pantry & Closet (Food & Clothing Bank)
    Crossroads Community Covenant Church
    11520 Bald Hill Rd SE, Yelm 98597
    Open Sat 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Free Meals:

    Giving Thanks Dinner
    Emanuel Lutheran Church
    206 3rd St SE, Yelm 98597
    Tuesdays 6-7 pm

    Not by Bread Alone
    Yelm Prairie Christian Center
    501 103rd Ave NE, Yelm 98597
    Thursdays 6-7 pm (Doors open at 5 pm) 

    The Lord’s Table Dinner
    Crossroads Community Covenant Church
    11520 Bald Hill Rd SE, Yelm 98597
    Saturdays 6-7:30 pm

    Ignite “Church on Fire” Free Meal
    1st Baptist Church
    602 103rd Ave SE, Yelm 98597
    Sundays 5pm

    Housing:

    Yelm Community Services
    Phone: (360)458-7000
    www.yelmcommunityservices.com