Do you have something extra this holiday season? Consider donating to your local food bank. To easily find a food bank near U, We have compiled a list of the local food banks in our region. Not sure what to donate? FeedOntario.ca suggests donating food you like to enjoy from pantry items to fresh food.
Grains: Cereal, Rice, Pasta, Oats, Granola bars, flour
Proteins: Canned fish and meat, Fresh meat and poultry, eggs, beans, peanut butter
Fruit and Vegetables: Fresh, Canned and children’s snacks
Pantry: Soup, Pasta sauce, stews, chili, prepared meals
Special diet foods: Low-sugar, vegan, vegetarian
Household Items: Toilet paper, cleaning supplies, personal hygiene products
Learn how the Simcoe Caring Cupboard is more than just a local food bank, it’s a support hub. From tax support, cooking classes, and so much more, Al Martens explains how he and the incredible team of volunteers go above and beyond in episode 6 of Uplift with Nova Mutual.
Listen to Al Martens of the Simcoe Caring Cupboard on Uplift with Nova Mutual
Food Banks near U
Brantford Food Bank
1100 Clarence St., Suite 102
Salvation Army Brantford
33 Diana Avenue
Salvation Army Norwich
18 Main St. W.
The Salvation Army Community & Family Services and Food Bank
48 Charles St W.
Helping Hand Food Bank
55a Broadway St.
Waterford & District Food Cupboard
61 St. James St. S
Simcoe Caring Cupboard
23 Kent St South
Jarvis Caring Cupboard
136 Rainham Rd
Hagersville Food Bank
5 Marathon Street
Cayuga Food Bank
8 McKay Street West
Caledonia & District Food Bank
103 Inverness St.
The Salvation Army Dunnville Community & Family Services
#1-217 Broad Street East
St. Thomas Elgin Food Bank
24 John Street
St. Thomas, Ontario
To find more information on where and how U can donate check out FeedOntario.ca. Thank you to all those that volunteer their time and work tirelessly to uplift their communities!