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Serving the cities of Yelm, Rainier, and surrounding unincorporated areas.
(360) 458-2799

Welcome to S.E. Thurston Fire Authority

New Happenings

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Yelm Chamber of Commerce Award

Yelm Chamber of Commerce will be recognizing S.E. Thurston Fire Authority as the Non-Profit winner of a 2014 Member Award at their December 9, 2014 Luncheon Forum, 11:30am, at the Prairie Hotel Conference Center.

Santa Run 2014

The Santa Run will be held on Sunday, December 14th at 6:00 pm. Confirmed locations included: Nisqually Pines and Lawrence Lake.

2014 Holiday Gift & Food Drive

Sponsored by:
S.E. Thurston Fire Authority, Yelm and Rainier Auxiliary Fire Stations
Cities of Yelm and Rainier

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
Gift wrapping and food basket assembly.

Time: December 16, 17, and 18 at 6:00 pm

Where: Station 22, located at 17213 – 153rd Ave SE (out by Lawrence Lake)

For more volunteer information, contact:  Call Kathie Schleis at (360) 280-0941 or Tanya King at (253) 208-2220.

Family Donation Pick-Up, Saturday December 20th. Times will be assigned.

 

Drop off Locations:

Yelm Fire Station
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Hours: 9am-4pm,  Monday-Friday
709 Mill Road SE • Yelm, Washington
Phone: (360) 458-2799

City of Yelm
Hours: 9am-4pm, Monday-Friday
105 Yelm Avenue West • Yelm, WA 98597
(360) 458-3244
michellec@ci.yelm.wa.us

City of Rainier:
Hours: 9am-4pm, Monday-Thursday
102 Rochester Street West • Rainier, WA 98576
Phone: (360) 446-2265
amberd@fairpoint.net

Cash donations are welcome.  All donations are tax deductible.
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Non-Food Items for Children:

New (or Gently Used) Items for Boys and Girls of All Ages (partial list) Gift Cards To:
Toys
Games
Clothing
Coats (like new) All Sizes
Team sweatshirts
Shoes
Gloves & Hats
Wal-Mart
RiteAid
Yelm Cinemas
Safeway

Food Items to Donate

Protein Foods: Meat, Poultry, Fish, Dry Beans, and Nuts Grains: Bread, Cereal, Rice, and Pasta
canned tuna
canned chicken
canned beef stews
canned salmon
bean soups
canned or dried beans
baked beans
canned chili
peanut butter
canned nuts
rice and rice mixes
canned pastas
noodle mixes
dry noodles and pastas
macaroni and cheese mix
cold cereals
bran cereal
shredded wheat
infant cereal
hot cereal mixes
oatmeal
bread, muffin, and pancake mixes
whole-grain crackers
granola bars
graham crackers
flour
bread
Dairy: Milk, Yogurt and Cheese Vegetables
infant formula
nonfat dry milk
evaporated milk
instant breakfast drinks
shelf-stable (UHT) milk (small boxes)
canned and boxed pudding
canned vegetables
vegetable soup
canned tomato products
spaghetti sauce
baby-food vegetables
V-8 juice
Fruits Oils and Condiments
canned fruit
raisins
applesauce
dried fruits
baby-food fruit
fruit leather (100% fruit)
canned and boxed 100% juice
vegetable oil
salad dressing
syrup
jelly and jam
honey
sugar
mayonnaise

Non-Food Household Items to Donate

Certain non-food items may also be welcome. These are especially important for our friends using government assistance. Many of these items are not covered in their monthly allowance.

Paper Products Soap Products
toilet paper
paper towels
napkins
tissues
hand soap
laundry and dish detergent
cleaning products
Personal Care Products Extras
shampoo
toothpaste
toothbrushes
shaving cream
razors
deodorant
feminine hygiene products
tea
coffee
spices

 

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