November 24, 2022 – November 25, 2022 all-day

In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln issued a proclamation declaring that the fourth Thursday of every November would be considered the official U.S. holiday of Thanksgiving.

Anyone needing food supports this holiday season can reach out to the following resources:


Anyone experiencing homelessness or needing housing support during the break can reach out to the following cold weather shelter resources made available by the King County Regional Housing Authority KCRHA.

  • East King County Shelters & Day Centers: KCRHA WEBSITE
  • Congregations for the Homeless
    Bellevue – Adult men
    515B 116th Ave NE, Bellevue (closest bus route is the 271)
  • The Sophia Way
    Kirkland – Women
    3030 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue (closest bus routes are the 239 and 250)
  • New Bethlehem Place
    Kirkland – Families with children
    8045 120th Ave NE, Suite 100, Kirkland
  • The Landing, Friends of Youth
    Redmond – Youth & young adults
    16101 NE 87th St., Redmond, 24 hours
  • Reclaim (formerly Snoqualmie Valley Shelter Services)
    Snoqualmie – Single adults & couples
    38625 SE River St, Snoqualmie

The Bellevue School District acknowledges that we learn, work, live and gather on the Indigenous Land of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the Duwamish and Snoqualmie Tribes. We thank these caretakers of this land, who have lived and continue to live here, since time immemorial.