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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Latest News

Walmart Food Drive

From October 2 to October 12, Walmart Canada is launching its first ever national food drive in partnership with local food banks to support families in need. Look for signs on store shelves for suggestions and donate in-store. You can also support your local food bank by donating online with Walmart’s 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.

Buy One Give One Turkey Farmers of Canada campaign

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and Turkey Farmers of Canada is asking all Canadians to participate in their Buy One Give One Turkey campaign. You can give thanks when purchasing a turkey for yourself by also buying one for your local food bank during this holiday season.

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.

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