Pioneer Food Services - Tacoma
1902 Milwaukee Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98421
Pioneer Food Services - Bellingham
c/o Whatcom County Crisis Stabilization Center
2026 Division Street
Bellingham, WA 98226
Pioneer Food Services - Spokane
206 South Post Street
Spokane, WA 99201
Pioneer operates three high-quality commercial kitchens that provide fully-cooked meals. The kitchen in Tacoma serves many of our residential programs, affordable meal options to other nonprofit organizations, prepared food for restaurants in the Puget Sound region and work experience for our trainees. The new kitchen in Bellingham currenty prepares meals for the Whatcom County Crisis Stabilization Center and our kitchen in Spokane serves residential reentry centers and soon will be expanding to serve housing programs.
Our food services division is licensed by the Washington State Department of Agriculture as a food processor that allows us to process, package and sell the food in retail locations. Both kitchen have state-of-the-art equipment for preparing, cooking and fast-chilling ready-to-eat foods. The Tacoma kitchen provides more than 1,000 meals a day for extended care facilities, day nutrition centers and residential reentry facilities in King, Pierce and Snohomish Counties; and the new Bellingham kitchen is preparing to expand their meal preparation in Whatcom and neighboring counties.
The meals are prepared and delivered to our clients seven days a week / 365 days a year. Pioneer also provides on-site cooking staff for Harrison House senior housing facility in Kent.
Five-week menu cycles have been developed for our programs. The menus are checked by a certified nutritionist who is contracted by Pioneer. The nutritionist certifies that our menus comply with the Washington State and federal nutritional requirements to ensure all meals meet with the nutritional and dietary needs of the clients we serve. Trained diet aides are also on staff to accommodate special diet needs to include:
- Soft mechanical (chewing difficulty)
- Diabetic Diet
- Gluten Free
- Low Sodium
- Kosher foods
- Other diet needs by request
Onsite training for your kitchen staff can be provided by Pioneer upon request for proper heating, portioning and serving of the meals. Safe food handling and food storage techniques can also be discussed with your staff.
To learn more about our prepared food options and minimum quantities required, please contact us: