About Us

Food Banks Canada is the only national charitable organization representing and supporting the food bank community across Canada. Learn more about us — how we’re organized, our membership, and our programs.

Learn About Hunger

Close to 900,000 Canadians each month are assisted by food banks. By understanding the nature of the problem, and the possible solutions, we can all do our part to make a difference.

Get Involved

Together, we can make a difference to help reduce hunger and improve the lives of the nearly 900,000 Canadians who turn to food banks each month. Learn how you or your company can contribute.


The latest news about Food Banks Canada, our partners, and our programs, as well as helpful resources for our communications partners and members of the media.


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Thank you to our Twitter followers!

We’ve now reached over 21k followers on Twitter, thank you for all your support. If you haven’t already, please join our community

Nutrition on a Budget

In order to assist Canadians living on low incomes obtain access to good quality, nutritious food, we offer a number of resources that help people prepare healthy meals while working with a restricted budget.

Kellogg Canada

Thank you to Kellogg for your commitment to ending hunger in Canada! In recognition of World Food Day, Kellogg made a generous gift of $150,000 to Food Banks Canada, which we will invest in our programs that work to relieve hunger today and prevent hunger tomorrow.

Holiday Matching

Share some of your favourite holiday recipes with other Food Banks Canada supporters, and don’t forget the special ingredient, a donation! This holiday season, your holiday gift to Food Banks Canada is being matched up to a maximum of $25,000 by Quaker® Canada, Tostitos® Canada, and parent company PepsiCo Canada. What an incredible way to double your giving during the holidays!

Loblaw Companies Holiday 2014 Food Drive

From December 5 – December 24, Loblaw will be holding their bi-annual Loblaw Companies food drive where you can donate food and funds that will go to your local food bank. Come out and support your community this holiday season!

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