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.


Kids Helping Kids

Latest News

Thank You Walmart Canada!

From October 2 to October 12, Walmart Canada launched its first ever national food drive in partnership with local food banks to support families in need. Customers made non-perishable food donations to their local food bank at their Walmart store and Walmart hosted an online Virtual Food Drive.

TOMS for Target, Supporting Food Banks Canada

Listen up, Target and TOMS enthusiasts, because we’ve got news that’ll knock your socks (and canvas shoes) off: Target and TOMS are teaming up on a limited-edition collection for the holidays. Not only will you find pieces you’ll want to give – and get – but for each item purchased, you’ll be helping someone in need.

Donor Impact Report

Your donation in action! Read your 2014 Donor Impact Report now.

Share a Bowl with Breakfast Cereal Canada

Starting August 22nd, Breakfast Cereal Canada’s “What’s in the Bowl?” campaign will donate the equivalent of a bowl of cereal to Food Banks Canada for every post shared, with a goal of donating more than 71,000 bowls of cereal.

Feeling Hungry? Get Chewy for Charity!

On August 15th, Quaker’s newest campaign Chewy for Charity will be set in motion for the back to school season. Children throughout Canada will have the opportunity to create their own lunch bags, and for each design submitted, Quaker will donate an equivalent of 10 pounds of food to Food Banks Canada! Check out ChewyForCharity.ca to create your bag.

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