A Message for those using our Service

The Barrie Food Bank is currently offering pre-packaged grocery hampers on Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons between 1:00 pm and 3:30 pm, and Thursday evenings between 1:00pm and 7:00pm.

Please ensure that you bring the following information with you: Identification for yourself and all other household members, as well, proof of your current address such as a utility bill or a rent receipt.

 

A Message to our Donors

THANK YOU FOR YOUR AMAZING SUPPORT!

First, I want to say thank you for the amazing support so many of you have shown to the Barrie Food Bank during this past year. Without the generous donations of our community, we could not provide groceries each month to over 1525 households in Barrie and surrounding communities. We are so proud to say that the Barrie Food Bank is a “community food bank”, 100% supported by our community, Thank you for making a difference in the lives of so many women, men and children!

We do expect that the usage of the Barrie Food Bank will continue to remain high over the next year as there is an affordable housing crisis in Barrie and cost of living continues to rise. If you would like to provide support, go to our DONATE NOW or Get Involved for volunteer opportunities.  Thank you!

The Barrie Food Bank is so appreciative of the generosity of our community, which has allowed us to continue to feed those families and individuals in need, and supports them on their journey towards well-being.

Thank you
Sharon Palmer
Executive Director
www.barriefoodbank.org

Working towards a Community Where No One Is Hungry

The Barrie Food Bank’s mission is to provide temporary food relief to individuals and families of our community who are in need, and to serve as a resource to guide and support them on their journey towards well-being. Our policies are designed to achieve this mandate. In our service hours, of those who come to us for assistance, we strive to demonstrate compassion and respect for their dignity, and to serve as a source of encouragement.

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CONNECT WITH US

We are located at:
42 Anne St S, Unit 2                             (behind Pioneer Pools)

Our Food Service Hours are:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 1:00 to 3:30pm
Thursday 1:00  to 7:00pm

Holiday Hours:
The Barrie Food Bank will be closed  

CLOSED Monday December 26       

CLOSED Tuesday December 27 

CLOSED Monday January 2, 2022      

Our Office Hours are: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:00pm

Barrie Food Bank

42 Anne St S, Unit 2

ITEMS NEEDED MOST

  • Baby Formula
  • Large Size Diapers (Size 3-6)
  • Children’s Lunch snacks
  • Ensure/Boost
  • Cereal
  • Feminine Products
  • Beef Jerky
  • Ensure/Protein Shakes