Food Banks Canada

Hunger Count 2022

There has likely never been a more difficult time for food banks in Canada.

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Summer Boost fundraiser is now active on Benevity.

During the summer, demand for our services increases while donations drop off.

Help us reach our goal of $45,000 by August 31st. This will cover 1/3 of our summer expenses and give us a boost so we can continue to service those in need.

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From Feed Ontario

HUNGER REPORT 2021

How The Pandemic Accelerated the Income and Affordability Crisis in Ontario

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Unable to visit during the day?

Wednesday Nights are Back!

Specifically for employed people who can't visit the food bank during business hours, we are now open from 6-8pm on WEDNESDAYS.

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Gleaners is more than a Food Bank

How can we help you today?

Gleaners is more than a Food Bank

How can we help you today?
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Hungry?

Fresh produce and frozen foods, eggs, dairy, baby food and non-perishable items are available once per month from Gleaners Food Bank. We can also direct you to other community resources.

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Want to help?

Volunteering is a great way to meet new friends while giving back to the community. Whether on your own, in a group, or as a company event, your time is invaluable to us.

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Please contact our office at 613-962-9043 if you have any technical difficulties.

What does Gleaners Food Bank do?

Our mission

To provide food and resources to people who are hungry in the Quinte Region.

Our vision

A community that is hungry no more.

Gleaners Food Bank is a member of Feed Ontario and Food Banks Canada and works very closely with these organizations, local businesses, local farmers and food distributors to bring donated food into our organization. Gleaners Food Bank operates the Tri-County Warehouse that serves 7 other area food banks, multiple non-profit agencies and other organizations.

Through our food bank programs, we provide bread, dairy products, fresh fruits and vegetables, non-perishable food items, hygiene products (if available), infant/toddler items (if available) for FREE.

Learn about the Real Cost of Eating Well in the Quinte region.

The New Annual City Wide Food Drive

The New Annual City Wide Food Drive

Sunday, October 16, 2022
to
October 17, 2022

The New Annual City Wide Food Drive

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Upcoming Events

Gleaners Events

Please check back soon for more upcoming events and follow us on Facebook too!

Community Events

Check back soon for upcoming community events and follow us on Facebook too!

Campaigns

Check back soon for upcoming campaigns and follow us on Facebook too!

Our Caring Community helped to provide food for:

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5721
Hampers
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2037
Families
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8394
Adults
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4842
Children

In 2019, Michelangelo's Cafe provided:

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9948
Hot & Cold
Refreshments
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5925
Sandwiches
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4148
Bread & Pastry
Items
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What can you do to help?

There are several ways to get involved.

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Donate now

Every contribution, small or large, helps us reach out to those that need it most.

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Lend A Hand

Whether on your own or with a group, volunteering is a great way to help out.

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Become a partner

Our team of corporate sponsors and  food producers are vital to our success.

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Become a volunteer!

Help with a food drive. Sort donations in the warehouse. Lend your employees for a food sorting shift. There are many ways you can help us make a difference.

Join Our Team!

Become a volunteer!

Help with a food drive. Sort donations in the warehouse. Lend your employees for a food sorting shift. There are many ways you can help us make a difference.

Join Our Team!

Thank You to our many Supporters and Sponsors!

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