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Thursday, May 23, 2024

Here are just a few ways you can help

  • Volunteer your time .... just a few hours every now and then makes a world of difference
  • Donate food items that are fresh and nutritious
  • Attend your local events that are in support of the food bank in your area
  • Consider taxable donations and inclusion in your will or insurance (consult with your tax professional)
  • Drop off your recyclables at local drop off locations and donate the proceeds
  • grow a little extra in your garden
  • Glean fruit and vegetables for donation to help with our fresh produce needs
  • Have fun holding your own food or funds drive
  • Donate gently used clothing for daily wear and especially winter outerwear
  • Sponsor a "Success by 6" nutrition package (details available at your local office)
  • Commercial kitchen operations or retail food businesses can participate in our Food Reclamation Program where food that may have gone to waste can be collected and allocated accordingly
  • Donate to the Food Bank at local participating merchants (some will match your donation)
  • Donate your Canadian Tire money
  • Hold a garage sale or yard sale and accept food bank items as payment
  • Buy a Tim Horton's "Smile" cookie
  • Coordinate a toy run with your local motorcycle enthusiasts
     For more information on how you can help please contact us here

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