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Allen A.M.E. Church (A part of the Allen Network)

Categories: Basic Needs, Neighborhood & Communities

The Allen Network consists of Allen A.M.E. Church, Allen Renaissance and Damascus Corporation. We are non-profit entities established in 1899, 1999 and 2008 respectively. Our Mission is to break the cycle of poverty, create opportunity; and remove barriers that hinder the progress and well being of youth and families in the HillTop and surrounding communities’ in Tacoma WA.

Executive Director

Pastor Anthony Steele


1223 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Tacoma, WA 98405
Phone: (253) 627-6855

Allen A.M.E. Church currently has two community outreach programs:
The Allen Food Pantry, a weekly food bank established in 1989, that serves all, regardless of race, creed or address.
Christmas House, established in 1989. An annual December event that provides needy families with toys, clothing and miscellaneous gifts for children ranging from infant to 18 years old. We serve the working poor as well as those with no income.


Annual Budget: $250,001 - $500,000

Number of Employees: 1-5

Accepts Volunteers: Yes

Service Area: Pierce County

People Served Annually: 2500