A food bank is an organization that distributes donated food to other organizations who use the food to feed the hungry. Food is obtained through private and public sources and distributed to affiliated charitable providers such as soup kitchens, pantries and shelters. Food banks also often sponsor a variety of programs in the community to ensure food gets to the needy, especially children.
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Alberta Food Banks
Members share relevant information and resources, including corporate food gleaning and solicitation as well as expertise and client services. News, descriptions of their projects, and how to help.
Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank Society
Hunger facts, how to help, calendar of events, and information about their programs.
Cambridge Self-Help Food Bank
Calendar of events, newsletters, program information, wish list, and how to help. Ontario
Central Okanagan Community Food Bank
Dedicated to helping local individuals and families who are in temporary financial difficulty and are in need of food. Statistics, description of their services, and how to help. British Columbia.
Daily Bread Food Bank
Dedicated to eliminating hunger in and around Toronto. Donation and volunteering information, news, calendar of events, and educational resources.
Feed Nova Scotia
Calendar of events, gift ideas, how to help, and information about programs.
Food Bank of Waterloo Region
Procures, warehouses, and distributes food to member social services. Information about services, donations, volunteering, food drives and events, history and annual reports with a virtual tour. Ontario.
Fort York Food Bank
Map of their service area, hunger facts, and how to help. Toronto, Ontario.
The Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society
Calendar of events, information about programs, and how to help. British Columbia.
North York Harvest Food Bank
News, program information, and how to help. Toronto, Ontario.
Ottawa Food Bank
Organization profile, program information, help information, frequently asked questions, and list of upcoming events. Ontario.
Regina Food Bank
Description of their services, group's history, and a list of partners and supporters. Saskatchewan.
Surrey Food Bank
Program information, calendar of events, and how to help. British Columbia.
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